The Ag Innovation Showcase, now in its seventh year, will take place Sept. 14-16 right here in St. Louis. Bringing together bright startups, established companies with new ideas and influential investors, the event is a...
House of Genius, a curated monthly event with origins in Boulder, Colorado, arrived in St. Louis last week. The event brings in three entrepreneurs or companies and anonymous members of the community for an...
Venture philanthropy might not be a household term, but it's taking place in our own backyard. Arch Grants, a non-profit organization providing $50,000 of equity-free funding, support and services to startups through its competitions,...
After starting in a series of apartment-offices, Bractlet is enjoying incredible success today, but the founding team hasn't abandoned its dedication to finding solutions—no matter what it takes
Accelerate St. Louis caught Square founder Jim McKelvey on camera for some of his insight when it comes to startups beginning their search for funding
In the rising age of wearables, have you ever wondered just what these devices can significantly do for our health?
Head to COCA tonight for a preview of SPARK, COCAbiz’s Sept. 2 creativity conference.
Read on for more information on how Washington University students stood out in innovation news this week.
After a year of continued expansion and growth, ALIVE takes a look at what the momentum means for our local entrepreneurs today and startups of tomorrow.
Last year, the OPEN State of Women-Owned Business report showed an estimated 1,200 new businesses were started each day in America by women
If you haven't heard of John Maeda, he's a bit of a big deal in leadership, art and design.
Israel has a wealth of innovation-based startups that are already based in industries that have a stronghold in St. Louis.
Hyde, which was featured in ALIVE's April issue, has just launched the Kickstarter campaign for their flagship product, The Wingman
The Thursday event is filled with varied programming that welcomes anyone wanting to learn, connect or share a beer in good company.
Across the US, startups are receiving more of what they need most—funding.
Speaking of expansion, St. Louis social media company LockerDome is looking to do just that in Downtown STL
Cortex Innovation District received a call-out in the latest Brookings report on the rise of innovation districts
PromisePay, a payments platform company currently in Cultivation Capital's portfolio, announced it has raised $2 million in funding this week
Last night Arch Grants introduced the first 11 recipients of its Global Startup Competition, nine of which are minority- or woman-led.
Entrepreneurs' Organization, a global business network founded in 1987, released its latest report on US and global entrepreneurism in March of 2015. Released every six months, the reports reflect the mood of the most up-to-date...
Tomorrow Alderpersons Lyda Krewson and Scott Ogilvie are taking the first step to remove antiquated business laws that have made business-ownership unnecessarily difficult in the city.
The first of two GlobalHack hackathons scheduled to take place this year arrives this weekend.
On Friday, LaunchCode revealed plans to open a new facility, their Mentor Center, in St. Louis’ north side.
Financial tech accelerator SixThirty, based in St. Louis, this week announced Atul Kamra as their managing partner, a new position to both Kamra and the venture capital firm.
On Tuesday, April 21, in his new position as managing partner, Atul Kamra announced SixThirty’s newest cohort of companies that will go through their financial tech accelerator program.