In an email to employees, National Geospatial-Intelligence Director Robert Cardillo made a detailed, passionate case for his decision to build the agency’s next headquarters in St. Louis.
It mostly came down to two things: millennials and location. [Read more…]
As St. Louis continues to stake its claim as an emerging stronghold in the tech community, one company is using local resources to re-imagine an outdated device. [Watch video here]
Governor Jay Nixon is thanking state lawmakers… at least for the funds they appropriated for the Missouri Technology Corporation.
The Democrat was in St. Louis Wednesday touting the nearly $16 million the Republican-controlled legislature included for MTC in the budget passed last week. MTC provides early-stage capital to both entrepreneurs and startups. [Read more…]
The Technology Entrepreneur Center, simply known as T-Rex, is making it easier for startup companies to get affordable office space. It was created by larger companies such as Anheuser-Busch Inbev, Morgan Stanley and Nestle Purina Petcare. [Read more…]
The Downtown T-REX incubator, home to more than 100 startup companies and considered one of the main hubs for innovation in St. Louis, is looking to raise $8 million over the next 18 months to help build out office space on its second, third and fourth floors in the Lammert Building. [Read more…]
It used to be that large companies ruled the local business landscape. But in recent years, the rise of a vibrant entrepreneurial culture in St. Louis has enabled hundreds of small, nimble startups to emerge that have become prime drivers of the region’s economic growth. [Read more…]
A new report analyzing the tech industry’s impact on local real estate has found the St. Louis-area could be poised to be a new tech center in the United States. [Read more…]