Day: March 2, 2017

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Ann[a] brings together a diverse team to spark an innovation on campus

By SPN Team / March 2, 2017

This week, we are examining how entrepreneurial ideas come out of universities with the help of Kwakiutl Dreher, screenwriter for Ann[a] and Associate Professor of English and Ethnic Studies at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL); William G. Thomas III, co-producer and lead scholar for Ann[a] and Professor of History at UNL; and Michael Burton, co-producer…

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QA with Nick Szabo on the MDMC pitch competition

By SPN Team / March 2, 2017

The Midwest Digital Marketing Conference returns to St. Louis this year with a startup pitch competition awarding a $5,000 cash prize sponsored by Purina and UMSL Accelerate. We talked with Nick Szabo, Chief Operating Officer of Swizzle and the organizer of the pitch competition to find out why startups should apply and what he hopes…

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Big Omaha announces speaker Brandon Levey

By SPN Team / March 2, 2017

Big Omaha features speakers from across the globe who bring a wide variety of experiences and knowledge to the Silicon Prairie. As Big Omaha announces their speakers, we’ll be featuring them on SPN so you can get to know them and find out how they’re helping to shape the startup ecosystem prior to the conference…

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Provisions sees growth with The Innovators

By SPN Team / March 2, 2017

Enter your email below to watch the interview Clayton Chapman, founder of online store Provisions and chef/owner of The Grey Plume in Omaha, sat down with Brian Lee from SPN to talk about his business and experience at the Pipeline Entrepreneur Innovators Awards . Chapman just completed his year in Pipeline and delivered his pitch…

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