Entrepreneur KC, a weekly radio show that aims to highlight the entrepreneurial community in Kansas City, airs its first episode this afternoon at 1.
Hosted by Sara Davidson and former Missouri State Rep. Jason Grill, two marketing and media relations strategists, the hour-long show airs on KMBZ Business Channel 1660 AM in Kansas City, streams online and will later be posted as a podcast. Its first set of …

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Thanks to a media sponsorship from Andrew Warner of Mixergy, we had the pleasure of meeting Mixergy’s producer, Giang Biscan. After her experience at Big Omaha, she wrote about it on her blog, AsAble.com: My personal diary of #BigOmaha. Since publishing it on May 18, she’s given us permission to re-post it on Silicon Prairie News – she’s made a few edits and added an afterward detailing an email she received from Omaha’s Mayor Jim Suttle.

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The video above just about sums up our blog these past few weeks. My apologies to our regular readers, we’ve been so hunkered down with Big Omaha preparations that we haven’t dedicated time to keeping up with the many things going on around us. And there are many things.

Here’s just a handful of stories we’ve missed the boat on covering:

Founded in 2007, Omaha-based Financial Transmission Network, Inc. (FTNI), a provider of electronic payment…

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Shout!, Omaha’s new alternative weekly newspaper, released its inaugural 30 Under 30 list yesterday. In the publication, the list’s authors, Chris Larkin and Lisa Martin, described the effort as “a way to present stories of the achievements and aspirations found in the up-and-coming segment of Omaha.”

Congrats to all those recognized, and a special congrats to Erin Standley, senior designer at Phenomblue, who, while at BrightMix, led the user experience and design of the current version of our website, SiliconPrairieNews.com.

Below are the names, titles, companies, and Twitter handles of the 30 – to read the full article with pictures and a writeup about each, pick up a copy of Shout! (pictured left)…

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There was a good crop of Midwesterners, both past and present, amongst the more than 12,000 (estimated) attendees at the recent South by Southwest Interactive Festival in Austin, Texas. During the event, we charted nearly forty of them in a Twitter list, and now more than a week later many of them have offered their own reflections and thoughts of the event…

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Name: Sara Davidson | Full-time job: Marketing Specialist, Consumer/Distribution Marketing at Mutual of Omaha | City blogging from: Omaha | 1. What is the name, subject and URL of your blog? Walk, Talk, Chew Gum is a metaphor about wanting to experience and have it all in life. I use it as a platform to share my ideas and thoughts on life, love and all things…

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