Dustin McKissen On Our Regional Advantages For Risk-Takers

People Posted 12-19-2017

“It’s such a strong selling point for this region that the cost of living allows people to take a risk. The average age of a founder of a million dollar company is 39 years old. That’s something [...] read more

5 Factors to Weigh When Choosing Your Company’s Headquarters

Ecosystem , People Posted 11-28-2017

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For The Love Of Coworking, New Founders Want To Share Values Across The Midwest

Companies , Ecosystem , People Posted 10-18-2017

This summer, two strangers met in a coworking space. Hung out. Played ping pong. And then — inspired by their own experience of finding an awesome and enriching balance of work and play — founded [...] read more

Daniel Fogarty From LaunchCode On Giving People Access To Tech Jobs

People Posted 10-09-2017

LaunchCode is one of the founding companies of the STL tech ecosystem. There are 50,000 tech graduates every year. Yet, it is predicted that there will be one million unfilled tech jobs by 2020. S [...] read more

What to wear to pitch your start-up

People Posted 08-31-2017

It seems like a trivial question, but experts and those who have done it say sartorial codes matter - and there are pitfalls
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Student startup to connect MU talent with employers

People Posted 08-31-2017

Two MU student entrepreneurs are starting an agency that will give their peers hands-on experience in their fields, potentially landing them a job or an internship
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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

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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River City Hustle – Startup World: St. Louis

Companies , Ecosystem , People Posted 12-11-2016

Like many Midwestern cities, St. Louis has had to deal with offshoring and population decline in recent years. So a group of scrappy entrepreneurs — and a patchwork of organizations to support them [...] read more

STL Community Cast: Matt Menietti, Director of Global Hack

Ecosystem , Events , People Posted 12-10-2016

"When you think of homelessness software, it's not something big and sexy like VR or a social network. You get some decent software out of the event, but you're using it as a spark to continue that wo [...] read more