Kathryn Hough
Kathryn Writer
Kathryn is a writer for Techli covering ecommerce, social, and the startup hubs of Portland, St. Louis, and Chicago. She is the CMO and co-founder of Huedio, a startup that is currently in stealth mode. Kathryn was an early employee at DailyBurn, a TechStars class of 2008, which was acquired by IAC in 2010. Prior to her foray into startups, Kathryn co-founded the New School Free Press at New School University.


Arch Grants Scores Additional Funding For Education Reform Startups

Thanks to a new commitment to fund two educational reform-focused Arch Grants by the John C. and Mary Kaye Fort Family Fund and St. Louis Regional Business Council (RBC), St. Louis is one step closer to becoming America's thought leader on the future of education.   [Read More]

Organize Your Daily Deals This Holiday Season With MyCabbage

With so many offers going digital this holiday shopping season, there has never been a better time to build a hub for users to save, organize, and plan their holiday shopping and dining experiences from within one app.  [Read More]

4 St. Louis Startups Making Black Friday Weekend Bearable

If you do decide to go out and shop this weekend, here are four St. Louis startups making products that can help you bring a little bit more sanity back into your life.  [Read More]

Ohio-Based SoMoLend Recruits St. Louis Entrepreneurs With Application Conte...

Cincinnati, Ohio-based local lending platform SoMoLend is extending its reach to the St. Louis market by offering a $1,000 prize to a St. Louis company with the best business loan application.   [Read More]

Coding Education Platform Treehouse Gets A Book Deal: Comment On This Post ...

Coding education platform Treehouse is the first in the race to revolutionize web development education to get a traditional book deal. The series will be released by Wiley Publishing, starting with HTML5 Foundations by Matt West soon to be followed by CSS3 and iOS6 books. The team at Treehouse has generously decided to offer a digital copy of HTML5 Foundations for free to the first 10 people who comment on this post.  [Read More]

Must Have Items For Startups

As an entrepreneur, there are a few tools that I can’t live without. Here are 10 must have items for startups that will allow entrepreneurs to optimize their time and their sanity.   [Read More]

How To Develop Customers Before Writing A Single Line Of Product Code

If you want to test your hypothesis and develop customers before writing a single line of product code, you'll have to get out of your workspace and in front of real people who have real problems that your startup could potentially solve.  [Read More]

Bonfyre App Teams Up With St. Louis Rams

St. Louis-based Bonfyre app extended the company's NFL fan experience partnership over the weekend by offering fans a place to socialize during the St. Louis Rams home game against the New York Jets yesterday. The company offered two bonfyres where fans could have a live shared digital experience during the game.  [Read More]

Stalk Other People’s Inboxes With ContactMonkey’s Bridge

If you work in sales or marketing, you probably shoot off a few hundred emails per week easily. But what happens after you click send?   [Read More]

Does Brad Feld’s Boulder Thesis Apply To St. Louis?

What if all you needed to jumpstart a thriving startup scene was a blueprint and a few excited people? According to Brad Feld, that's all it takes to build a community of people who are driving innovation in the new economy.   [Read More]