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May 19 deadline for women entrepreneurs to apply for startup accelerator

Companies , Ecosystem Posted 05-13-2017

Prosper Women Entrepreneurs is accepting applications for women business leaders to compete for funds and mentorship
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PWE Accelerator Attracts CEOs From All Over: Spotlight On Brooklyn-Based Humblee

Companies , Ecosystem Posted 05-12-2017

Zuley Clarke, co-founder and CEO of Humblee, is a Spring 2017 graduate of Prosper Women Entrepreneur’s (PWE) Startup Accelerator. Her B2B company, based in Brooklyn, New York, helps creative teams q [...] read more

Prolog invests in $10 million startup deal

Companies , Deal Flow Posted 05-10-2017

Prolog Ventures, the Clayton-based venture capital firm that invests in healthy living companies, has invested in a Boston-area company called Spindrift that offers sparkling water made with fresh fru [...] read more

Arch Grants startup raises seed round

Companies , Deal Flow Posted 05-08-2017

Exit 7C, an Arch Grants winner from November 2016, has raised a portion of a $500,000 seed round
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Ginger Imster On Diversity In Tech, Making St. Louis A Startup Magnet & Upcoming Initiatives For SLEDP

Companies , Ecosystem , People Posted 05-06-2017

As of March 1, Ginger Imster, previously Executive Director of Arch Grants, took on the role of Vice President of Innovation and Entrepreneurship at the St. Louis Economic Partnership (SLEDP). It’s [...] read more

New St. Louis program seeks to help entrepreneurs enhance innovative energy solutions

Companies , Technology Posted 05-04-2017

A new business accelerator program seeks to put entrepreneurs on a fast track to advancing innovative energy solutions. The application deadline to the competitive Ameren Accelerator program is May 12 [...] read more

Top 10 St. Louis heartland tech startups

Companies , Ecosystem Posted 05-01-2017

St. Louis, home of the Gateway Arch on the bank of the Mississippi, may be far from Silicon Valley, but don’t tell all the startups they’re in the wrong place
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MediBeacon completes clinical study at Washington University

Companies Posted 03-05-2017

St. Louis biotech startup MediBeacon has completed a clinical study using its medical device — a monitor that tracks kidney function — on subjects with impaired kidney function at Washington Univ [...] read more

New To St. Louis, But A Big Fan Already: Why International Pico.Buzz Made A B-Line To The Midwest

Companies Posted 03-02-2017

Pico.Buzz cofounder Asaf Nevo may be new to St. Louis, but his business is not new to the world. The tech company got its start in Israel, expanded to Europe, then recently broke into the US market by [...] read more

QA with Nick Szabo on the MDMC pitch competition

Companies , Events Posted 03-01-2017

The Midwest Digital Marketing Conference returns to St. Louis this year with a startup pitch competition awarding a $5,000 cash prize sponsored by Purina and UMSL Accelerate. We talked with Nick Szabo [...] read more