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This Dallas trio is making their city known, once again, for startups

Upstart Business Journal
November 27, 2013

Traveling with the Startup America Partnership for two years, Trey Bowles was surprised how often people in the startup community dissed his hometown of Dallas. Unlike Austin and Houston and other cities around the nation, the ecosystem in Dallas just didn’t seem as organized or vibrant, they’d say.

Timeline of Addison app developer Bottle Rocket's evolution

Dallas Morning News
November 11, 2013

Bottle Rocket founder and CEO Calvin Carter described the sale of his company as “transformational.” On Friday, Bottle Rocket announced it is being acquired by global marketing and advertising firm WPP.

Bottle Rocket Acquired by WPP

Yahoo! Finance – November 8, 2013

WPP Buys Mobile Firm That Built NPR and NatGeo's Cool Apps

Adweek – November 8, 2013

Bottle Rocket is acquired by global marketing and advertising firm

Dallas Morning News – November 8, 2013

Dallas startup Bottle Rocket acquired by WPP

Dallas Business Journal – November 8, 2013

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