VentureSpur Announces 2014 Accelerator Participants

DALLAS, TEXAS (August 5, 2014) – VentureSpur, the seed fund and venture accelerator in Dallas, announced the 2014 participants today. The participants include startups from across the globe including New Jersey, China, Georgia, Mexico,  and Texas.

“With our refined focus on retail technology, we worked hard to find and recruit great teams with great ideas from around the country and beyond to join us in Dallas for VentureSpur 2014” said David Matthews, Managing Director of VentureSpur. “We are extremely pleased with the talented group of entrepreneurs participating in this year’s program.”

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