Celebrating Innovation and Connections: A Night at the gBETA Houston Showcase

Celebrating Innovation and Connections: A Night at the gBETA Houston Showcase

What a night of excitement and innovation at the gener8tor ⚡️gBETA Houston Showcase on November 9, 2023! The atmosphere was buzzing with energy as we gathered to witness the incredible progress of the Fall 2023 cohort and reconnect with our fellow entrepreneurs.

The presentations from the Fall 2023 cohort left us inspired and amazed by the remarkable work they are doing. It's always thrilling to see the passion and dedication that each startup brings to the table. As a member of the gBETA community, I am continually impressed by the creativity and impact of the ventures emerging from the program.

MendIt President, Erin Fitzpatrick, discussing current MendIt traction. 

A special shout-out goes to the outstanding members of the Spring 2023 cohort – individuals who are undoubtedly making waves in their respective industries. These are the ones to watch, the trailblazers shaping the future of innovation. Here are some of the standout entrepreneurs from the cohort:

Kaitlyn Allen & Erin Fitzpatrick - MendIt, Inc.

Dale Spencer - Adaptagym LLC


Tajuana Herrell - Financial Aid Frenzy


Jo Clark - Circle.ooo


LaTasha McMurry - Kash-In Learning

The event wouldn't have been the same without the invaluable guidance and support from Muriel Foster, gBETA Houston Director. A heartfelt thank you for always ensuring we are not only fueled with knowledge but also with the best sustenance for our entrepreneurial journeys. Your dedication does not go unnoticed.

A highlight of the evening was the opportunity to meet Nate Domenighini and Lauren Usher in person. Their commitment to supporting startups like ours is truly commendable. The impact of their efforts resonates through the success stories that continue to emerge from the gBETA program.

We extend our gratitude to the City of Houston and Downtown Launchpad for their dedicated support of startups through the gBETA Houston program and other initiatives. It's this kind of support that propels innovative ideas into successful businesses, fostering a thriving entrepreneurial ecosystem.


In conclusion, the gener8tor ⚡️gBETA Houston Showcase was more than just an event – it was a celebration of innovation, collaboration, and the vibrant entrepreneurial spirit that defines our community. As we look to the future, we're excited to see the continued growth and success of the startups that make up the gBETA family. Here's to pushing boundaries, making an impact, and shaping the future of entrepreneurship together! ⚡️

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