Dallas Startups You Have To See To Believe
By: Tim McElroy 08/07/2015
As one of the largest cities in Texas, it’s no surprise that Dallas has a great startup scene. They’ve got some truly outstanding companies rising through the ranks, and it’s exciting to see how far they can go. Below are seven that have us genuinely excited, and we think you’ll agree upon reading about them!
RentBillow is an online marketplace for users to rent their various things to others. With daily, weekly, and monthly rates available, it’s an outstandingly helpful resource or those who don’t want to sell their goods, but still want to make a bit of cash on the side. Created by a stay-at-home mom, it gained enough traction to appeal to just about anyone, and users can rent just about anything imaginable.
2. Vinli, Inc.
Vinli is a portable wifi hotspot device designed for cars that provides wifi and a variety of apps for passengers to enjoy during a ride. Releasing soon, this affordable device provides fast internet and car-specific apps that can identify necessary repairs, log miles travelled, and keep track of how teens are driving. It’s an extremely helpful device that will undoubtedly change how drivers interact with the open road upon release.
DineMob is an app that rewards users for eating at their favorite restaurants by offering rewards for visiting participating places. As one of Dallas’ top startups, they’re rapidly gaining attention and with their Uber integration, users have one less thing to worry about when going out and enjoying themselves.
Another convenient food app, FiveOH shows local food that costs five dollars or less. It serves a variety of purposes, offering cheap meals while promoting and exposing local restaurants. It won Startup Week Denton in 2014, and since then, it has continually grown and impressed countless users thanks to its sheer simplicity and innovative nature.
RewardStyle is a monetization tool for fashion publishers and retailers. As an invite-only service, they provide consulting and market research for their clients, whose collective earning top $280 million. Their team is dedicated to what they do, and the results speak for themselves. They’ve turned heads across the fashion world, and for good reason.
6. Beauty Glam
Beauty Glam is a monthly service that brings beauty products and services directly to your door. With a team of licensed certified experts, they provide busy women the opportunity to stay up-to-date with what they love while maintaining an active lifestyle. Customers no longer have to go out of their way to various salons; with Beauty Glam, it comes directly to them.
Mend is an innovative disruption of the healthcare industry that brings healthcare directly to the user. An address and a time are provided, and a professional comes directly to your door, eliminating the need to visit a waiting room. For day-to-day health needs, it’s an outstanding service that simplifies regular visits to the hospital. With various plans available, users can easily choose the right option for them.