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The Cannon Partners with baMa


[Houston, Texas | May 28, 2020] The Cannon, an innovation and entrepreneurial hub has launched a strategic partnership with a brand new angel network focused on supporting minority-led founders, baMa, also known as The Business Angel Minority Association, LLC. As its relentless passion continues to support entrepreneurs, this initiative magnifies the emphasis on connecting minority-led startups with access to capital. Coupling culture with capital to improve innovation, baMa and The Cannon see a natural fit for collaboration. “Diversity plays an important role in early-stage investment decisions. The existing Business Angel associations are not diverse enough and this translates to a lack [...]

The Cannon Partners with baMa2020-05-28T19:04:37+00:00

COVID-19 Resources for The Cannon’s Startup and Small Business Community


COVID-19 Resources for The Cannon's Startup and Small Business Community The coronavirus pandemic is having a disproportionately detrimental impact on startups and small businesses. Fortunately, there is an increasing number of resources and organizations that are responding to the cry for help. To help our community of entrepreneurs and business owners better contend with the unique challenges this crisis poses, we are compiling FAQs and other resources in this post, which is a work in progress and will be updated daily. Startups are the engines of progress. Small businesses are the backbone of America. Stay safe. Stay healthy. And keep persevering.  [...]

COVID-19 Resources for The Cannon’s Startup and Small Business Community2020-04-17T02:45:58+00:00

The Cannon Announces December 9th Open Date for Downtown Location


The Cannon Announces December 9th Opening Date for New Downtown Location HOUSTON, TX (November 20, 2019) – The Cannon has announced their next location, a 17,000 square foot space on the top floor of The Cannon Tower at Amegy on Main in Downtown Houston, will open on Monday, December 9th. The growing community management firm’s 3rd location follows the successful launch of The Cannon’s 98% occupied 120,000 square foot flagship location in West Houston adjacent to the Energy Corridor in July, and The Cannon - Post Oak just west of The Galleria earlier this year. Free Parking, [...]

The Cannon Announces December 9th Open Date for Downtown Location2019-11-20T17:36:29+00:00

The Cannon Celebrates Grand Opening


The Cannon Celebrates Grand Opening of Flagship Campus HOUSTON, (October 25, 2019) – To celebrate the completion of its 120,0000 square foot flagship facility located at 1334 Brittmoore Road, The Cannon hosted its Grand Opening on Thursday, October 24. The lively event featured several activations throughout the new building, including programming at The Cannon’s “Mental Break Stations” featuring a puppy pen and massage corner, music and games in the courtyard, a live fundraising event from LetsLaunch, and the signing of the Grand Opening Mural to document and celebrate the occasion. During the celebration, The Cannon’s Founder and CEO, Lawson Gow, [...]

The Cannon Celebrates Grand Opening2019-10-30T11:36:21+00:00

Fantasy Sports Startups Score Success


Fantasy Sports Startups Score Success Powered by NRG Energy Millions of football fans across the globe will kick off their fantasy football seasons this week with the official start of each league - the draft. And where there are exciting, fast-growing and innovative industries, startups built for those industries are always surely to follow. Here’s a quick look at three exciting new startups that are changing up an industry that has gone from friends mailing newspaper box scores back and forth to each other to recently being valued at over $7 billion and holding a 24 hour fantasy football marathon on [...]

Fantasy Sports Startups Score Success2019-08-26T15:23:28+00:00