Caryn Tomer
Caryn Tomer
Caryn is a writer, editor and storyteller who loves sharing stories of innovation, no matter the location. She has her masters in mass communication from SIUE and has been in corporate marketing for 6+ years, working on campaigns for all kinds of products. When she’s not writing, you can find her hitting the trail as an avid runner and general sports enthusiast.
 

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Men’s Style Lab Raises $1.1 Million; Helps Men Look Sharp

Let’s be honest.  Startup entrepreneurs aren’t exactly known for their superior style.  Don’t get me wrong; there is something to say for casual comfort.  But, when that’s all that’s in your closet… Well, it’s time...  [Read More]

Swig Launches Today; Helps You Find And Remember Drinks

Looking for that perfectly aged, complex flavor combination of bold, dry and oaky? How about the perfect glass of medium-bodied red featuring floral notes well-balanced with a velvety structure for a smooth palate? Maybe you...  [Read More]

Demo Day: Meet Kaplan’s 11 Startups In Its 2014 EdTech Accelerator Class

Yesterday, 11 startups showcased their best and brightest educational solutions to a group of angel and venture investors and leaders in the educational sector in New York City. The presentations marked the end of an...  [Read More]

Techli Now Talking DTR, FinTech Startups, And Social Network Chains

Looking for a way to quickly digest the top stories from Techli.com? Check out Techli Now!  It’s around 3 minutes, and you’ll have the info you need to impress your friends including stories on DTR...  [Read More]

Steve Case And Rise Of The Rest Tour To Stop In St. Louis

Steve Case, the former CEO of AOL, will be coming through our city this week. It’s part of his “Rise of the Rest” tour that aims at highlighting the growth and innovation taking place in...  [Read More]

Techli Now Talking DTR, CIC In St. Louis, And SmartMat

Looking for a way to quickly digest the top stories from Techli.com? Check out Techli Now!  It’s around 3 minutes, and you’ll have the info you need to impress your friends including stories on DTR...  [Read More]

Lessons On Getting Funded: SmartMat Reaches Its Goal In One Day On Indiegog...

There are few things more exciting, and nerve-wracking, for a startup founder than launching a crowdfunding campaign. Will people buy in? Will this validate my efforts? What happens if no one buys? What if they...  [Read More]

LearnCore Named Most Promising Midwest Startup At Startup Voodoo

What makes a startup the most promising in the Midwest?  According to an esteemed panel of judges, it’s a startup like LearnCore from Chicago.  They took home the first ever Most Promising Midwest Startup award...  [Read More]

Startup Voodoo [In Photos]

The first annual Startup Voodoo took place at Ballpark Village in St. Louis yesterday bringing together thought leaders in the startup entrepreneurism space.  The whole idea of the day was to uncover the voodoo behind successful startups,...  [Read More]

Techli Now Talking DTR, Mayor Francis Slay, And Startup Voodoo

Looking for a way to quickly digest the top stories from Techli.com? Check out Techli Now! It’s around 3 minutes, and you’ll have the info you need to impress your friends including stories on DTR...  [Read More]