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MedTech & The Future of Care

Texans for Economic Progress, in partnership with Seton Medical Center at The University of Texas, hosted a sold-out event titled “MedTech & The Future of Care” in Austin on July 29. The Medical Center is an incredible economic opportunity for the region and seeks to usher in a new era of MedTech innovation.  TEP Executive Director, Chelsea McCullough, opened the event […]






August 5, 2014 in Blog, Entrepreneurship, Innovation, Issues, MedTech, TEP Focus

MedTech Showcase Presenters Announced

We are thrilled to announce the six Texas-based companies that will be a part of the MedTech Showcase in Austin on Tuesday, July 29. This Showcase is part of a larger event, MedTech & The Future of Care, hosted by Seton Healthcare Family and Texans for Economic Progress, designed to explore the innovation taking place in […]






July 24, 2014 in Blog, Entrepreneurship, MedTech, TEP Focus

Talking With TEP: Ordoro

Tech entrepreneurs are on the front lines of innovation and job creation.  What better way to find out what’s happening in tech in Texas than to hear it straight from our state’s top entrepreneurs? TEP Executive Director, Chelsea McCullough talks with Sangram Kadam, Co-Founder at Ordoro. Ordoro is a web-app that helps online retailers manage […]






June 25, 2014 in Blog, Entrepreneurship, Infrastructure, TEP Focus

TEP Hosts Changemaker Showcase at 2nd Annual ATX Hack for Change

TEP had the honor of hosting the Changemaker Showcase at the 2nd Annual ATX Hack for Change on May 31. While the non-profit/developer teams are hard at work hacking, strategizing, designing and coding, 13 organizations presented on their work to effect social + civic change in the Austin community. Tech was at the heart of […]






May 31, 2014 in Blog, Entrepreneurship, TEP Focus

Talking with TEP: Famigo

Tech entrepreneurs are on the front lines of innovation and job creation.  What better way to find out what’s happening in tech in Texas than to hear it straight from our state’s top entrepreneurs? TEP Executive Director, Chelsea McCullough talks with Matt McDonnell, COO of Famigo, Inc. Famigo provides a platform for families to safely discover, […]






May 30, 2014 in Blog, Education, Entrepreneurship, TEP Focus

Venture Capital Hearing at Texas Capitol

In the entrepreneurial community in Texas, we (understandably) talk a lot about money. This was the impetus at Impact Texas, a funding forum that took place in Austin in January 2014, and continues to be a hot topic. We love it when issues make the rounds from the entrepreneur community to the Capitol. So we […]






April 22, 2014 in Blog, Entrepreneurship

Talking with TEP: ROIKOI

Tech entrepreneurs are on the front lines of innovation and job creation.  What better way to find out what’s happening in tech in Texas than to hear it straight from our state’s top entrepreneurs? TEP Executive Director, Chelsea McCullough talks with Andy Wolfe, CEO and founder of ROIKOI. TEP: What inspired you to start your […]






March 26, 2014 in Blog, Entrepreneurship, Issues, TEP Focus

The Future of Mobility

By Chelsea McCullough, Executive Director, Texans for Economic Progress On February 7, I had the pleasure of teaming with HATCH Pitch and Osha Liang to host 20 leaders in tech and transportation in our state’s largest metro area – Houston.  We gathered with one goal in mind – to talk about the future of mobility, […]






February 12, 2014 in Blog, Entrepreneurship, Infrastructure, TEP Focus

Mobile Monitoring On The Run

TEP was fortunate to meet RPM2 Co-Founder and CEO, Johnny Ross at our recent MedTech event with Tech Fort Worth. This technology combines the latest advances in wearables and mobile applications to let athletes know exactly when, where and how they step. Amazing innovation and made possible by our robust broadband infrastructure. This is tech […]






January 23, 2014 in Blog, Entrepreneurship, MedTech, TEP Focus

Think Tech Works Differently? You’re Right.

Enabling the Modern Workforce By: Lance Vaughn, Founder & CEO, Rails Developer CabForward “Daily commute” has a very different definition to some technology executives and developers. Instead of jumping in a car, crawling on a freeway or tuning into the drive time radio show, we’re more likely to walk down the hall to a home […]






November 13, 2013 in Blog, Entrepreneurship, Infrastructure, TEP Focus