Startups & Apps

Tech Cocktail’s Kansas City Mixer Event Wrap-Up

By | Oct 23, 2012 at 7:50 pm

In collaboration with our extraordinary Kansas City Ambassador, Betty Ann SantaMaria and DST Systems, Tech Cocktail hosted our inaugural Kansas City Mixer & Startup Showcase on Wednesday, October 17th, 2012 at Boulevard Brewing Company. At the event, we showcased some of Kansas City’s most interesting…

Startups & Apps

Kansas City: In Flyover Country, Startups Fly Under the Radar

By | Oct 16, 2012 at 11:00 am

In a city of under half a million, just south of Iowa, the Kansas City startup community is quietly gaining momentum. The local Think Big Accelerator is now mentoring its first class of six startups, zapping them with a shot of funding. The city…

Startups & Apps

Who is Kansas City’s Hottest Showcasing Startup? [Poll]

By | Oct 2, 2012 at 1:42 pm

Tech Cocktail is now being served in Kansas City.  That’s right, later this month, TC is coming to KC.  We heard through the grapevine that Missouri’s biggest city is home to some great early stage startups and a bubbling technology scene.  Naturally we wanted…

Location Based Services

Meat to Table, Brought to you By AgLocal

By | Feb 6, 2012 at 1:00 pm

As someone who has spent his last three months in the liberal haven that is Boulder, Colorado, it’s hard to imagine that there are any fast food restaurants still in business out here.  The only thing Boulderites seem to agree on more than politics…

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Instant Deals from Five and Fifty Expand to 4 Cities

By | Sep 4, 2011 at 11:00 am

The numerous problems with traditional daily deal sites have been chronicled all over the web.  If it’s not buyers’ remorse, it’s retailers getting burned financially.  A Kansas City-based startup, Five and Fifty, was founded in February to address some of those issues.  By introducing…