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Stoke welcomed Clarissa Redwine, Kickstarter’s Design and Technology Outreach lead for the west coast, for a Lunch + Learn and a Community Workshop on Monday, December 10th. During both sessions, attendees were able to ask questions specific to their projects and learn about the key features of a successful campaign. Read on for a recap of the day’s events and what attendees learned during the Crafting a Great Kickstarter Campaign sessions.
The third workshop in the Startup Fundraising series will be held at Stoke on Thursday, December 13th from 1 PM to 3 PM. Marshall Culpepper, CEO and cofounder of Kubos, a satellite software startup in Denton, will cover the topic of “Equity as Currency.”
In addition to more executive offices, innovation centers, and makerspaces, coworking spaces are on the rise. What accounts for this growth and popularity? Amenities, atmosphere, and community are some factors that we find contribute to why people are choosing to work and participate in the opportunities offered by coworking spaces. Read on for details.
“Startup Fundraising: Preparing a Pitch Deck” is the second installment of the Startup Fundraising Workshop series at Stoke, on Wednesday, November 28th from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM. RSVP for the event is required.
Read on for a brief overview of what this workshop will cover.
Read about an evening of celebrating local startups and businesses with Stoke during the Denton Startup Crawl & Night on Thursday, November 1st. Attendees heard from startups and bussiness owners and checked out their office spaces housed in historic Denton buildings and other spots around the square.
Learn about the power of a clear brand story with Heather Steele, founder of Blue Steele Solutions on Thursday, November 15th from 12 PM to 1 PM at Stoke.
For our upcoming Lunch + Learn on October 16th, we are welcoming Karl Gossot, an experienced professional bookkeeper, to Stoke to talk about Bookkeeping for Small Businesses.
Purposeful Growth for the Young Company - Navigating People Pitfalls During Go-Go Growth is the next up in our series of Lunch and Learn events. Dustin Baker, business owner and Stoke member will talk about managing growth, maintaining culture, and hiring the right people for your growing company. This talk can benefit business owners, freelancers, and other professionals.
Starting a small business can be a confusing and sometimes lonely process. At Stoke, we have worked to build an arsenal of resources for entrepreneurs to find success on their journey. These tools include educational programming, a group of mentors, networking events, and a supportive community of people with diverse experience and skill sets to work near and learn from. Our staff works to ensure that we are providing value to our members and support to the small business and startup community of Denton, so we’ve put together this list of tips to help the entrepreneurial hopefuls among you.
In this video you'll learn about a satellite software startup out of Denton, Texas that's changing the way we look at space technology. To date, they have secured $3,000,000 in funding from multiple investors including Silicon Valley investor Tim Draper.
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Stoke Coworking recently sponsored one of our member companies, Cortex Therapy Solutions, to attend the FUND Conference in Austin, TX. Their primary goal - secure or at least discover potential avenues of investment. Cortex currently has their prototype, a solid business strategy, and are in the process of finalizing a partnership with a tier one research institution.
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Investment, collaboration, corporations and access to talent -- not to mention industry-disrupting, entrepreneurial UNT alums -- are driving innovation culture in DFW with impacts in the state and beyond.
Emily Roden rents the quintessential Denton space for her startup ReadyRosie – its headquarters, situated at 207 W. Hickory St., are smack dab on the Square. It’s the perfect location for a local startup, with passersby catching glimpses of ReadyRosie’s signage as they make their way to downtown’s signature businesses, from LSA to Recycled Books, Records & CDs. But there is a catch...
If you’ve read Launch DFW’s feature on them back in February, you’ll know that Stoke Denton is doing big things both in and for the entrepreneurial community in Denton. With many of their recent events, they’re aiming to draw in those from outside Denton for a visit as well.
With about one-third of the 50 finalists from outside the United States, this year’s competition represents the most exciting, innovative and cutting-edge technology in the global startup ecosystem today.
Few cities in the metroplex have the reputation and pride that Denton does when it comes to community. From music and arts, to food and education, this often forgotten corner of the metroplex has also been making quite a name for itself within the DFW startup scene.