Companies

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

Facial recognition startup preps for big year

Companies , Deal Flow Posted 02-28-2017

Blue Line Security Solutions, a Fenton-based startup that has developed facial recognition software, expects to grow sales significantly this year as it expands its relationship with Swedish network v [...] read more

Ardent IT Solutions Grows at Home in St. Charles, Adding 10 Jobs

Companies Posted 02-26-2017

The Missouri Department of Economic Development (DED) announced that Ardent IT Solutions, LLC, a St. Charles-based startup founded in 2016, is already experiencing rapid growth and has plans to invest [...] read more

Capital Innovators Announces Its Spring 2017 Accelerator Class

Companies , Deal Flow Posted 02-20-2017

Capital Innovators announced tonight its investment in six companies, who will make up the accelerator’s Spring 2017 cohort. The companies join 70 other companies in Capital Innovators’ portfolio
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