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The Cannon, Capital Factory Announce Partnership

2019-05-23T13:22:37+00:00

The Cannon and Capital Factory Partner to Accelerate Houston Startups HOUSTON, (May 23, 2019) – The Cannon, an innovation hub for Houston’s entrepreneurs, has partnered with Texas-based tech accelerator Capital Factory. The partnership gives Capital Factory Accelerator companies based in Houston a local office to operate from for their first 6 months. The Cannon will create a dedicated Capital Factory-branded space for companies to work from and provide Cisco Webex video conferencing equipment for connecting to remote mentors. Capital Factory members will gain access to The Cannon’s entrepreneurial community of mentors, resources, and fundraising opportunities and The Cannon’s members will [...]

The Cannon, Capital Factory Announce Partnership2019-05-23T13:22:37+00:00

Insperity Innovation Scholarship Returns!

2019-05-15T17:42:54+00:00

The ‘Insperity Innovation Scholarship’ Returns to The Cannon Insperity to sponsor one Houston startup or small business with free workspace for six months in the soon-to-be completed Cannon building. Houston, TX: The Cannon, a coworking space and entrepreneurship hub in west Houston, today announced it is continuing its relationship with Insperity, a leading provider of human resources (HR) and business performance solutions for America’s best businesses, to launch another round of the Insperity Innovation Scholarship. The winning Houston-area company will receive a free dedicated desk membership inside The Cannon for six months, providing an opportunity to connect with mentors, industry [...]

Insperity Innovation Scholarship Returns!2019-05-15T17:42:54+00:00

The Cannon and LetsLaunch Live Fundraising Opportunity!

2019-05-10T16:16:05+00:00

The Cannon and LetsLaunch Live Fundraising Opportunity! Want to be a part of something big? Something that has never been done before in Houston? The Cannon and LetsLaunch are giving a few select businesses the opportunity to be part of a live fund raising round as part of The Cannon’s Grand Opening party this Summer. The application details are listed below, and the the deadline to apply is at May 24th and 5pm CST. What is live fundraising? Where everyone in a room or at an event has the opportunity to invest in your business real time.  This is [...]

The Cannon and LetsLaunch Live Fundraising Opportunity!2019-05-10T16:16:05+00:00

SXSW Recap

2019-03-15T16:28:43+00:00

SXSW Recap - CIA Shows New Ways to Solve Problems Brad True, The Cannon  Last weekend, The Cannon team joined tens of thousands of attendees descending on downtown Austin for SXSW 2019, spending 5 days attending panels, networking with attendees, and learning from some of the most accomplished entrepreneurs, marketers and innovators in the business. We even joined up with a group of 25+ of our Houston Innovation friends at an impromptu Houston dinner on Saturday night! But the sessions and panels were definitely a highlight, and one of our favorites actually helped kick us off on day 1. Did [...]

SXSW Recap2019-03-15T16:28:43+00:00

The Cannon Classroom – Financing Your Startup

2019-03-12T17:15:55+00:00

The Cannon Classroom - Financing Your Startup Lunch and Learn Provides Key Financing Tips to Cannon Community Jake Askew, Cannon Ventures For companies trying to get off the ground, one of the biggest hurdles normally revolves around acquiring funding. Whether it’s a friends and family round, early seed stage or a full blown series round, finding funding is a difficult process. This augments the importance of entrepreneurs understanding the full arsenal of tools at their disposal. Late last month, Cannon Ventures and Texas Citizens Bank teamed up to host a Lunch and Learn at The Cannon’s Main Campus to help [...]

The Cannon Classroom – Financing Your Startup2019-03-12T17:15:55+00:00