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American Midwest Ramps Up Efforts To Attract Expats

It’s becoming internationally diverse, and St. Louis is working hard to attract more immigrants, says expat Mark Sutherland.  By Mark I. Sutherland Growing up in England in the 80s, I knew almost nothing about the...

YieldLab Co TerViva Turning Distressed Land Around

The agriculture industry is currently in a conundrum. There is a rising global demand for food and fuel, but the land area where crops can be grown has diminished over time. TerViva is one company...  [Read More]

CEO Sundays: The Data Revolution Should Inspire a UX Revolution

From tracking devices that inspire people to get up and move to goggles that add a digital overlay to the material world, electronics are becoming inseparable from our everyday lives. The data revolution is in...  [Read More]

CEO Sundays: Plenty Of Room For Innovation In The Sharing Economy

As a concept, the “sharing economy” isn’t new. The time-share, the car pool, and even the traditional bed-and-breakfast all operate by allowing multiple users to share a single resource. But until fairly recently, scaling up...  [Read More]

Yield Lab’s Arvegenix Looks to Help Stabilize Crop Growing

Those in the business of agriculture understand the up-and-down nature of their business. Sometimes, crops are plentiful and sales are great. Other times, not much production takes place. Companies big and small have long worked...  [Read More]

Y Combinator’s Sam Altman Leads Startup Voodoo 2015 Lineup

Y-Combinator President Sam Altman will be heading up an all star cast of speakers for Startup Voodoo 2015. “I’m excited to come home to St. Louis and speak at Startup Voodoo,” said Altman who leads...  [Read More]

Code RED Education and Education Technology Partners Announces Partnership ...

St. Louis startup and Arch Grant Recipient Code RED Education, the leading provider of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) curriculum for K-12 classrooms, announced today an exclusive global partnership with Education Technology Partners. Under...  [Read More]

Digital Farming- The Future of Agriculture With Solapa4

By Sydney Davis It all began with two of the most passionate, innovative engineers in Argentina who were tired of repeating the same process day after day. Cesar Belloso and Santiago González Venzano believed that their...  [Read More]

Co-Working Space Industrious Races Towards April Launch

  Emma Dively is a busy woman.  As the Community Manager for the soon to be open Industrious, her plate is full. “Our opening is in April, we have twenty five offices available and nearly...  [Read More]

Phone2Action Grassroots Effect: West Coast Ports

    A month ago, on the 20th of February, the White House brokered a deal that ended a work slowdown on the West Coast shipping ports, which, according to a Kurt Salmon report, cost...  [Read More]

TV’s ‘The Startup Hour’ Looking for KC/STL Startups to Fu...

The Startup Hour, a new reality TV show is in Kansas City today and tomorrow looking for startups seeking funding for their businesses. Launching on television in six markets May 2015, (and streaming worldwide) ‘The...  [Read More]

10 Things to Consider When Launching Your App

Should a company launching an app for the first time do so on a third party platform or invest in building their own? Why? The following answers are provided by members of Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an...  [Read More]

EXCLUSIVE: RoverTown Raises $875K Investment Round

  St. Louis startup RoverTown has raised $875,000 in their most recent round of funding, preparing them to accelerate their growth. RoverTown’s Student Discount Program is available to college students across the country via their...  [Read More]