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Welcome to TechNest!

TechNest is a free weekly interactive, entrepreneurial session designed for entrepreneurs to learn and grow from each other. It's open to all entrepreneurs in the startup ecosystem. The meetup is held (almost) every Tuesday, 4:30 - 6:00 PM at TechFW.

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Upcoming events (2)

Keeping Up With Future Trends in Tech & Innovation

Fort Worth’s serial entrepreneur, Michael Sherrod, has paid close attention to the trends that have been shaping the world. Join us for TechNest as he will be sharing his perspective on where innovation and technology trends are heading. You won’t want to miss this discussion! Michael Sherrod, started his entrepreneurial career in 1977 by starting a publishing company. The company grew to encompass multiple publications, an advertising agency and a graphics company. In 1981, Michael sold the company and moved to Fort Worth, Texas. He then became a publisher of the Dallas Business Courier, National Advertising Manager for the Fort Worth Star-Telegram and VP of Marketing for AMR Information Services Division. He then started NERRV, Inc. in 1994, an Internet application for trade magazines. After selling NERRV, he co-founded DigitalCity, which sold to AOL three years later. Michael later joined Ancestry.com managing the company's magazine and book publishing businesses. In 2008, he became the founding CEO of Examiner.com and in 18 months grew the company to a top 150 website. Not to mention, Michael is the TCU Neeley School of Business William M. Dickey Entrepreneur in Residence and is an active board member of The Urban Libraries Council, The Kinsey Institute and the Texas Tribune Join us for TechNest as Michael dives into future trends that you need to start planning for today. Share this event, bring a friend, and come be a part of this exciting discussion. Thank you to our sponsors at Swanson Reed! www.swansonreed.com

Making Your R&D Spend Go Further With Swanson Reed

Join Cherie Jones and Adam Rogers from Swanson Reed as they dive into R&D tax legislation geared toward Startups. They'll be educating us on the new R&D tax incentives, present R&D case studies for medical and technology development and speak to the types of documentation needed to substantiate Federal and Texas Franchise R&D tax credit claims. Swanson Reed is a global R&D tax credit consulting firm. They assist companies with accessing the benefits of Texas State and Federal based Research & Development tax incentives. They provide companies with No Cost R&D tax credit studies to determine the financial benefit of claiming qualified research expenses. Share this event, bring a friend, and come learn how to make your R&D spend go even further! Thank you to our sponsors at Swanson Reed! www.swansonreed.com

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Internal Governance & Structure for Startups

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