Posts by Brittany Mascio

Mark your calendars: The 2012 SPN events schedule

Though there are still a couple days left in 2011, we’re already prepped to party like it’s 2012.

We’re announcing our full slate of Silicon Prairie News events including regularly scheduled meetups in Omaha, Des Moines and Kansas City, fall and spring Startup Job Crawls and our premier events Big Omaha and Thinc Iowa. Mark your calendars and save the dates because trust us, you’ll want in on this. …

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Events: DeMo Des Moines and the holiday season

Every Monday, look for our events post to keep you in the loop on the happenings of the week. From meetups and conferences to workshops and pitch sessions, if it’s happening in the Silicon Prairie, you’ll find it here.

With the holidays upon us, our events calendar is a bit bare. We’ll continue with the weekly events posts as events …

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And to all a good night: Photos from the SPN Holiday Meetup

There was much to cheer about at this week’s Silicon Prairie News Holiday Meetup at Saigon Surface.

The modern Vietnamese restaurant, which is working to establish a reputation as a place for tech in Omaha, welcomed more than 60 members of the Silicon Prairie News startup and tech community for Wednesday’s night get-together.

Our thanks to Saigon Surface for hosting us for the …

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Hark! Join us for a Silicon Prairie News Holiday Meetup Wednesday

Ho-ho-ho hold up. It’s time to get festive in the Silicon Prairie.

The Silicon Prairie News Holiday Meetup is just around the corner and we want to make sure you join us from 5:30-7:30 p.m. on Wednesday at Saigon Surface (324 S. 14th St.).

Make a connection offline this holiday season with friends and new faces from the community. Talk shop on entrepreneurship and technology in a digital scene …

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Gallup’s EAS Impact Summit honors growth and job creation for Nebraska

“We need to out invent and out entrepreneur the rest of the world,” Jim Clifton, Gallup’s chairman and CEO Jim Clifton said to the participants of the Entrepreneur Acceleration System (EAS) in Thursday’s opening video remarks at the Impact Summit.

“That’s why what you do is so important… that’s a touchdown. Nebraska gets better and America gets better.”

The Impact Summit celebrated the culmination of the inaugural …

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