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PrairieCast Video: Startup Weekend and the Startup Visa Legislation

Des Moines February 29, 2012 by Geoff Wood

Episode 76: The one with a different Andy

On this week's episode, Tej Dhawan of Startup City Des Moines and Andrew Kirpalani of Ensighten joined me to discuss the upcoming Startup Weekend in Des Moines and the Startup Visa legislation currently in Congress and Iowa Senator Grassley's role in the process.

Fast Four

This week on the Fast Four it was @DHH gone racing, the Big Omaha teaser website launch, TechCrunch Turnover and Academy Awards of entrepreneurship movies. The point system was back for week two — check in for this week's winner(s). 

Geoff Andy's Stat of the Week

Andy is out this week, so Geoff's Stat of the Week is: $23,342,162. What does it mean? Join us on PrairieCast to find out!

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