Peter Panda
Peter Panda
The inventor of social media and the world's only meat-eating panda species, Peter Panda is the director of social media and wildlife stuff at St. Louis-based Elasticity. Connect with him on the Twitter machine he created @SocMediaPanda.


Do You Need A Company Retreat? 10 Reasons STL Startups Should Look At Cedar...

In covering Midwest tech startups, we tend to look at every aspect of the startup experience, ranging from the obvious to the not-so-obvious. The obvious are things like raising funds and bringing your product or...  [Read More]

Click With Me Now Names Technology Veteran Albers CEO, Completes $2.25M Fin...

St. Louis-based Click With Me Now, the co-browsing technology platform that allows web users to share nearly any web experience with another user on a different device, today announced it has named technology veteran Bud Albers...  [Read More]

Bike-Friendly Workplaces A Growing Carrot for Startups in Attracting Talent

Startups and alternative workplaces go together like Kim Kardashian and feelings of worthlessness. It’s why you often find bikes littered throughout the offices of startups. And this is no accident by startup CEOs – promoting...  [Read More]

Geostellar, PENSCO Trust Seek Startup Capital Via JOBS Act

One of the mysteries of the startup community has been leveraging the Federal Jumpstart Our Business Startups (JOBS) Act, which allows smaller investors to invest in private companies. And so it is with great interest...  [Read More]

Chicks Crowdfund “The Bang Wrangler”

There’s a chick named Diana Klochkova and another chick named Ashley Reta. They met in the summer of 2013, and quickly bonded over their love of anything having to do with the water. Both swimmers,...  [Read More]

With JOBS Act Rules In Place, Geostellar Seeks To Crowdfund A Solar Energy ...

While it took roughly one year for the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to put the rules in place, the Jumpstart Our Business Startups (JOBS) Act, which was signed into law back in April...  [Read More]

Startups Need A Break: Anchorman Showdown Coming To St. Louis Friday

Come on, admit it.  If you run a startup, you want to be kind of a big deal. Seriously, who doesn’t? It’s why I wear four-inch heels periodically. But this Friday the folks at Rally...  [Read More]

Arch Grants To Pay Promising Entrepreneurs For Simply Calling St. Louis Hom...

St. Louis may not be ideal for all pandas (due to a serious lack of accessible bamboo), but it’s a premier hub for entrepreneurs, thanks in part to organizations like Arch Grants. Arch Grants has been...  [Read More]

Going Window Shopping With iSelect Fund’s New Digital Portfolio Series

I can’t speak for other pandas, but I’m a window shopper. It’s probably why I thoroughly enjoy beauty pageants. I can sample the merchandise, to a degree, without making a purchase. Enter the newly-launched iSelect...  [Read More]

Rally Saint Louis Helps Crowdfund Marquee Airport Project

Crowdsourcing and crowdfunding are helping Lambert-St. Louis International Airport get a lot more kid friendly. On Thursday officials from Lambert, The Magic House St. Louis Children’s Museum, and Rally Saint Louis — the first-of-its-kind community-based...  [Read More]