What we're about

The Dallas Entrepreneur Center (the DEC) serves entrepreneurs in the Dallas area, providing a location where they can receive training, education, mentorship, promotion and access to capital in order to encourage and equip the entrepreneurial community to start, build and grow their businesses. Facilitating a culture of entrepreneurship and ‘giving before you get’, the DEC connects new and old entrepreneurs with a vibrant, collaborative environment.

If you are new to the Dallas startup community, in addition to accessing free resources at The DEC, we highly encourage you to check out this list of recommended meetups and events to get connected to people and programs that can help you be successful:

• Dallas Open Coffee Club (https://www.meetup.com/BigDOCC/)

• Dallas New Tech (http://launchdfw.com/events/dallas-new-tech/)

• LaunchDFW Happy Hour (https://www.meetup.com/Dallas-Startup-Happy-Hour)

• CoFoundersLab (https://www.meetup.com/CoFoundersLab-Matchup-Dallas/)

• Up Global: Dallas (http://www.up.co/communities/usa/dallas)

• Startup Grind Dallas (https://www.meetup.com/Startup-Grind-Dallas/)

Past events (40)

WEDallas: Meet Your Mentor

Capital Factory + The DEC

WEDallas Mompreneur Brunch and Learn

Dallas Entrepreneur Center

The State of Entrepreneurship

Majestic Theatre

Happy Hour with Sean Wise

Dallas Entrepreneur Center

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