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TECH Fort Worth launches radio show

TECH Fort Worth business incubator has launched TECH Talk – Texas Style, a twice-weekly radio program for technology startups and entrepreneurs.

The 45-minute programs are live at 2 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday, and are available and archived at Blog Talk Radio, www.blogtalkradio.com/texastechtalk.

“We will talk about technology startups, focusing on their challenges and successes,” said producer and host Sarah Zink, who is also Director of Business Development for TECH Fort Worth. “We’ll offer guests the opportunity to share their insights, resources they found useful and ideologies that helped them move forward.”

Zink said future shows will cover topics such as funding, corporate structure, intellectual property, marketing and topics of interest to technology entrepreneurs.

_ Sandra Baker


Grapevine entrepreneur makes Fortune's 10 Most Powerful Women Entrepreneurs

Linda Chaput, founder of the math and education services company Agile Mind of Grapevine, was named this week to Fortune's 10 Most Powerful Women Entrepreneurs for 2010.

The second-year program, co-sponsored with American Express Open, targets "entrepreneurial women who are game changers, ground breakers, and innovators in their fields," Fortune says.

Chaput will represent the DFW area at the Fortune Most Powerful Women Summit, Oct. 4-6 in Washington, D.C. She'll join the nine other honorees and 400 influential women leaders in business, philanthropy, government, education and the arts.

The 2010 list:

Theresa Alfaro Daytner, president and CEO, Daytner Construction Group, Mount Airy, Md.

Leah Brown, president and CEO, A10 Solutions, Cary, N.C.

Linda Chaput, founder, Agile Mind, Grapevine

Wendi Goldsmith, CEO, Bioengineering Group, Salem, Mass.

Desiree Gruber, CEO and founder, Modelinia/Fuil Picture, N.Y.

Alexa Hirschfeld, co-founder, Paperless Post, N.Y., N.Y.

Dina Kaplan, co-founder and chief operating officer, Blip.tv., N.Y., N.Y.

Susan Koger, ModCloth, Pittsburgh, Pa.

Mariam Naficy, founder and CEO, Minted, San Francisco.

Elizabeth Perelstein, president, School Choice International, White Plains, N.Y.

- Scott Nishimura, jobs and workplace reporter, Star-Telegram


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