In 2013, when I was a reporter for The Wall Street Journal, I flew to St. Louis to learn about the city’s budding startup scene. The city, like the rest of the U.S., was stuck in a decades-long entrepreneurial slump that had left its economy dependent on a handful of big, staid corporations… [Read more…]
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville and Downtown T-REX, the innovation center on Washington Avenue, are partnering to provide new opportunities to SIUE faculty and students with entrepreneurial aspirations. [Read more…]
The St. Louis Fashion Fund announced the six designers chosen for its incubator that will help them grow their business and improve the local fashion scene. [Read More…]
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stake its claim as an emerging stronghold in the tech community, one company is using local resources to re-imagine an outdated device.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…]