O’Brien Industy Block Party ’08

By Danny Schreiber / June 19, 2008

So some friends and I just got back from O’Brien Industry Block Party 2008…man these guys (and gals) at OBI are some top shelf folks who know how to throw Omaha a good party. Check out some of the fun and keep your ears open as I’m going to make the case this should be…

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Conor Oberst & the Mystic Valley Band

By Danny Schreiber / June 18, 2008

Conor Oberst’s first recordings as Bright Eyes, the ones before Letting Off the Happiness, were mostly done solo. He’s under his own name for the first time on the forthcoming album, but he’s not alone. Accompanied here by a group of Saddle Creek and Team Love members called the Mystic Valley Band. Check out two…

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Omaha Tweetup!

By Danny Schreiber / June 13, 2008

Greetings! Omaha is quickly approaching it’s first tweetup! A tweetup, for those of you who have no clue what a tweet is, I’ll reassure you it has nothing to do with ornithology (the study of birds) A tweetup is a meeting of Twitter users in a local community. Twitter is a free social networking and…

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BarCamp Omaha coming…

By Danny Schreiber / June 10, 2008

So I had the opportunity to join a meeting last night around the organization of Omaha’s first BarCamp. Before you get the wrong ideas, a BarCamp is defined as: BarCamp is an international network of user generated conferences — open, participatory workshop-events, whose content is provided by participants — often focusing on early-stage web applications,…

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Omaha 2.0 Conference

By Danny Schreiber / June 1, 2008

Take a look at this great upcoming event… Omaha 2.0 Conference “Omaha 2.0 is the 2nd FrostKamp extravaganza geared at EO and YPO members. Its first event was the recent EOBerkshire event, hosting over 90 out of town EO and YPO members who gave rave reviews. This event will be equally successful with an emphasis…

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Did you O!

By Danny Schreiber / May 7, 2008

Guest post by Joe Frost: I was thinking about Omaha’s beautiful O! So Surprising campaign when I saw the recent blogpost by Tim Ferris and the picture he took while in Omaha. You have to check out the picture on his blog to get the full effect of “O!”. Do you think the chamber would…

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BrightMix’s open house

By Danny Schreiber / April 25, 2008

I had the chance to interview Dusty Davidson, one of the owners of BrightMix – a software development company based in Omaha, NE. These guys are doing some outstanding stuff and putting Omaha on the map. Congrats guys and looking forward to the next event!

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BrightMix open house this Friday

By Danny Schreiber / April 22, 2008

If you’re free Friday, stop by this great local company doing some nice work! BrightMix Open House Party! We’ve been in our new office for over 5 months now, and have been wanting to have a party for some time, but it was cold and nasty out, and nobody likes that. So, here we are……

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