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

Nothing Impossible: Sunday, November 20th

Companies , People , Technology Posted 12-09-2016

Travis Sheridan is joined KMOX's own Debbie Monterrey who is filling in for co-host Michael Calhoun. Sheridan and Monterrey talk to a few winners of awards from around the St. Louis area
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Choose Your City: Why These 7 Startups are Building Their Companies in St. Louis

Companies , Ecosystem , People Posted 09-22-2016

For these seven startups, the Gateway City wasn’t just a pit stop on the way to a coastal destination: It was a place to plant roots and grow
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The First Startup Roadshow Back From New York

Companies , Deal Flow , Events , People Posted 09-20-2016

Connect is one of those buzzwords frequently used in the startup world, as can be heard in any given pitch, but it’s also a key concept in getting those startups financed
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SBDC clients win top awards at East St. Louis Initiative’s First Pitch Contest

Companies , People Posted 09-18-2016

Two Illinois Metro East Small Business Development Center clients were among three winners in the first regional business plan pitch competition hosted by the East St. Louis Initiative
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Industrious co-working space startup lands $37 million Series B

Ecosystem , People Posted 09-17-2016

Industrious, a WeWork competitor that offers workspace to entrepreneurs, has today announced the close of a $37 million Series B round. Riverwood Capital led the round, with participation from Outlook [...] read more

TechShop names new general manager

Ecosystem , People Posted 08-29-2016

TechShop, the do-it-yourself makerspace that is soon to open in the Cortex innovation district, has named Mike Hill as its new general manager
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