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CEO Sundays: So You Have A Product Idea…Now What?

I remember the day vividly. It was the summer of 2012 and I was about to enter my freshman year of college. Instead of spending my days playing video games, watching Netflix, or relaxing by...

Missouri Startup Phone2Action on The Rise in D.C.

Last Wednesday, Phone2Action, a digital advocacy and communications software provider based in Washington DC (but with Missouri roots, see below) released the 3.0 version of its platform. The event was attended by some of the...  [Read More]

CEO Sundays: 7 Business Lessons I learned from the Music Industry

This article comes to us by Todd Dahn, co-founder Platformz As co-founder of the music search engine, Platformz, I am not your typical start-up guy. I consider myself a hip-hop producer first, who happened to...  [Read More]

CEO Sundays: 6 Effective Ways to Run Your Startup Into the Ground

Anyone can start a business. Find a name, fill out the articles of incorporation, pay a fee to file and publicize it as directed, and you’ll be well on your way to becoming the next...  [Read More]

eateria Announces Sunfarm Partnership; Adds VP Operations

  St. Louis startup eateria has announced a strategic partnership with Sunfarm Food Service and has hired a new VP, Operations and Strategic Partnerships. “One in four restaurants fail within their first year,” said eateria...  [Read More]

St. Louis Startup Bacterioscan Has Oversubscribed $6M Series A

BacterioScan Inc. announced that it has completed and closed an over-subscribed six million dollar Series A financing round that will support completion and launch of the company’s first in-vitro diagnostics (IVD) instrument during 2015. The...  [Read More]

Digital Partners Incorporated Partners with Dystonia Medical Research Found...

A new campaign to benefit the Dystonia Medical Research Foundation has been launched by St. Louis-based Digital Partners Incorporated, a leading national Apple value added reseller, to raise research funds to cure Dystonia and to...  [Read More]

Meet Wüf, The World’s Smartest Dog Collar

  Sean Kelly, CEO and co-founder of Boulder, CO startup Wüf, had a problem.  Like dog owners everywhere, he loved his dog, Roxie.  Sadly, Roxie decided she saw a squirrel that needed chasing and ended...  [Read More]

Why LA Works as a Startup Town

For most people, LA tech is a mystery. They may have a vague sense that there is a tech community out here, a secret motor pushing the economy along our tangled freeways, an invisible magnet...  [Read More]

A Conversation with Maxine Clark, Founder of Build A Bear

Known to many in St. Louis as the founder of the mega successful Build-A-Bear, not everyone knows the full impact Maxine Clark makes on the St. Louis startup ecosystem or how she got to where...  [Read More]

SLU Senior Wins $201K Grant for Water For Panama

Water for Panama is a non-profit startup launched by St. Louis University senior Rachael Burchett when she was in high school. “I was in Panama on a mission trip with my church,” said Burchett, “building...  [Read More]

CEO Sundays: How to Make Your Writer’s Block Even Worse

  Of all the things you did in school, creative writing was probably your worst subject. “I can’t wait to never do that again,” you thought. After all, unless you’re J.K. Rowling or Stephen King,...  [Read More]

Donald Danforth Plant Science Center, MU to Hire Four Joint Researchers

  Officials from the University of Missouri and the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center in St. Louis announced today a new collaborative agreement that will lead to the hiring of four new researchers who enhance plant science research to...  [Read More]