Ecosystem

Chesterfield Outlet Mall Debuts Startup Pop-Ups

Companies , Ecosystem Posted 03-25-2017

Stores are closing locations, malls everywhere are struggling, so Taubman Prestige Outlets in Chesterfield is looking to accessorize with some local startups
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How St. Louis’ $761 million startup community stacks up against the world

Deal Flow , Ecosystem Posted 03-24-2017

A three-year period of success for St. Louis startups between 2013 and 2015 has vaulted the city into one of the premier up-and-coming startup ecosystems in the world, according to Startup Genome, a S [...] read more

County Helix Fund will write bigger checks but could soon run dry

Deal Flow , Ecosystem Posted 03-20-2017

The St. Louis County Port Authority has more than doubled the amount of money its startup investment arm can invest in young companies
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ITEN’s Mock Angel program readies entrepreneurs for investment

Deal Flow , Ecosystem Posted 03-19-2017

According to a recent report from tech startup support organization ITEN, more than half of entrepreneurs say access to money is their biggest challenge
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St. Louis biotech startups increase funding 87 percent

Deal Flow , Ecosystem Posted 03-15-2017

St. Louis biotech startups raised $242 million from venture capitalists in 2016, an 87 percent increase when compared with investment totals from 2015
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Tech Companies React to Greitens’ Funding Cuts

Ecosystem Posted 03-13-2017

“New Missouri Governor wants to cut start-up funding big-time” was the headline on one tech website, after Gov. Eric Greitens announced plans to cut funding for the Missouri Technology Corporation [...] read more

Prosper Institute Rebrands To BRAZEN, Announces New Membership Program

Companies , Ecosystem Posted 03-08-2017

Prosper Institute, an organization that helps growth-seeking women entrepreneurs advance their businesses, announced today that it has rebranded to Brazen
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Interview: Stacy Taubman, RISE Collaborative Workspace & Girls Dreaming Big

Ecosystem , People Posted 03-06-2017

Stacy Taubman is the founder and CEO of RISE Collaborative Workspace
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Cortex’s Evolution From A Life Science District To A Magnet For St. Louis Innovators: A Feature Series

Ecosystem Posted 03-04-2017

The Cortex Innovation Community is a center of gravity for St. Louis’ startup ecosystem, playing home to more than 250 startup companies along with a growing corporate presence, entrepreneur support [...] read more

Networking In Cortex With Venture Café

Ecosystem Posted 02-25-2017

There was a time not so long ago when St. Louis entrepreneurs and technology gurus operated in a bubble without the benefit of a place to share a drink and exchange ideas. No longer
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