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Advocado Hires Chief Revenue Officer to Build Out National Sales Team, Targeting 210 TV...

Advocado, a SaaS company transforming linear TV advertising into a real-time bidding trigger for search ads and digital advertising, has announced that Amy Bobchek has joined the company as Chief Revenue Officer. The hire...
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The Bourbon Friday Show with Junior Lara from the Auténtico Podcast

On this episode of the Bourbon Friday Show, we had the opportunity to talk with Junior Lara, host of the Auténtico Podcast.https://www.facebook.com/EQSTL/videos/321148715232704/ Auténtico Podcast—Serving the Latinx Community Community building is hard.And it can be especially challenging...

STL Fusion: Invested in Your Success

The STL Fusion space is home to 25 offices, open desks, conference rooms, and a large common area.As Director Tiffany Whelehon explains, “We offer lots of flexibility because not each business has the...

Bridging the Gap By Connecting Creativity with Business Fundamentals

In 2013, just after her father passed, Shayba Muhammad started building her brass jewelry making business on a full time basis. Appropriately, she named it Mahnal, which means attainment, achievement, and success in Arabic.“It’s...
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The Bourbon Friday Show with Kiley Summers from SpenDebt

On this episode of the Bourbon Friday Show, we had the opportunity to talk with Kiley Summers, Founder of SpenDebt.https://www.facebook.com/EQSTL/videos/338082890186572/ SpenDebt—Saving by Spending In America there’s over $1.5 trillion dollars of student loan debt accrued by...

The Best Tweets From That Day When St. Louis Brought the Stanley Cup Home

I'm not sporty, I write about business and I'm from London, UK, which combined together means I'm completely mal-coordinated and can't even make an office high-five connect properly. It's so awkward when I miss...

Pluton Biosciences Successfully Raises $98,000 via Nvsted Regulation Crowdfunding Platform

Look no further than Pluton Biosciences for confirmation that St. Louis entrepreneurs are engaged in matters of global importance. Disease, crop resistance to insecticides, and waste management are just a few potential targets of...

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NiMONiKS Develops InsureTech on Blockchain to Cover Micro Finance Market

Nicole Mwesigwa is co-founder and COO of NiMONiKS, a startup delivering InsureTech and blockchain solutions,...

How St. Louis Activism Made Lemonade in 2018

We’re almost a month into 2019 already, but with New Year’s day falling on a Wednesday, this year got more of a gentle start than most. So, EQ’s ‘Member Berries’ series that recaps all of the cool stuff that happened in 2018 is definitely a little late but we’ve got plenty of reasons to be cheerful.

How St. Louis Made Tech Headlines in 2018

While economic development organizations have always known this, recognition that Tech companies have an important role to play in the economic development of a city has been growing steadily among the investor community. As Tech investors grapple with an increasing sense of social responsibility, they have been looking to inspiration from cities outside of their traditional purview. Remarkably, St. Louis' startup ecosystem was often on their radar. In 2018, after years of stealthy bus tours to the Midwest, prominent investors started acting on their meditations, putting St. Louis at the center of many conversations.

Facebook Grants Claim Academy Another $250,000 in Scholarship Funding

When Ola Ayeni, founder of four-year-old software development bootcamp Claim Academy, first heard that Facebook...

Text Messages Are Getting A Major Upgrade

Just shy of a year ago, nativeMsg, a conversational AI startup co-founded out of St....

Pairing a Strong Social Mission with Strong Customer ROI Proves to be a Profitable Proposition

Andrew Glantz, the CEO and Founder of GiftAMeal, a recent graduate of Washington University has...

I Love This Radical Approach To Workforce Development

Yesterday, I was lucky enough to be a judge for the first round of the...

MADE Opens New Space to St. Louis’ Vocal Maker Community

Exactly one year after TechShop went dark in Cortex, the lights have be turned back...

Which Startup Will Make it Big starting at Startup Connection’s Tenth Anniversary event?

What do Life Sciences company, Immunophotonics, video game studio Butterscotch Shenanigans, and protein-packed Belgian waffle...

Two Silicon Valley Heroes Share the Love for St. Louis

HuSTLing from Day One might just be paying off as it's been a summer of...

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21 Questions that Help You Pursue the Right Funding Options for Your Startup

Although running out of cash is the second most common reason for startups to fail...

The Coworking Guide to St. Louis

Looking to rent affordable office space? If you're new to the concept of "co-working," you’ll...

Guide to Startup Pitch Events in St. Louis

With all the formats for “pitching” your company around St. Louis, how is an entrepreneur...

Getting Started With Exporting: Resources for Entrepreneurs in St. Louis

Despite the long-held belief among exporting agencies that businesses should securely establish themselves in domestic markets before attempting to export, startups are now increasingly "born global." Here's what you need to know to get started in St. Louis.

Where To Live In Downtown St. Louis

It’s no secret that Downtown St. Louis is quickly becoming one of the most desirable neighborhoods in the metro area. Delivering on the live-work-play qualities that more St. Louisans are looking for, Downtown offers plenty of spots to hang your hat. Here are eight places urban dwellers will love, all within blocks of the Downtown innovation community.

St. Louis Startup Accelerator Guide

We lay out the startup accelerator and startup incubator options for entrepreneurs based in St....

St. Louis Startup Resources At A Glance

St. Louis has the one of the fastest growing startup scenes in the country, thanks...

Guide to Coding Classes and Meetups

Whether you’re looking for a career change, to pick up a hobby or to expand...

STL Startup Funding Guide

Million-dollar ideas need more than sweat equity to transform into a successful product or service....

Why (And How) You Should Use BioSTL’s Roadmap to Entrepreneurship

Entering the startup space can be intimidating, no matter what your area of expertise or...