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October 26, 2009 by Danny Schreiber

Omaha I forgot to include this in last week's Weekly Wrap Up and wanted to make sure to help get the word out on another event from Girls in Tech Omaha: Blogs, Twitter, Facebook and online video have changed how ... read more

October 26, 2009 by Aaron Onken

Omaha Well, the end of the month is nearly upon us. This can mean only one thing, it is time once again for another edition of Cornstalks, the Greater Omaha Chamber's group for pre-seed and seed entrepreneurs from the ... read more

October 22, 2009 by Danny Schreiber

Omaha Mentioned this week: Filming on location at Aromas Coffeehouse, last week's Weekly Wrap Up Show at HDC, Gabe Kangas wins a Big Omaha T-shirt for our Foursquare contest, Joe Olsen's interview with mood lighting, Movement Bash, Highlight ... read more

October 22, 2009 by Danny Schreiber

Omaha KANEKO, the venue at which we held Big Omaha last year, will kick off its Great Minds Series tonight at 7 p.m. with a presentation by Sheryl WuDunn, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and co-author of Half the Sky: ... read more

October 21, 2009 by Danny Schreiber

Omaha One of the benefits of working in BrightMix's office is meeting the clients that stop by for meetings, parties, or the sporadic Friday grill session. It was at the latter of these that I met Timothy Kephart and his ... read more

October 21, 2009 by Danny Schreiber

Omaha Inspired by Andy Brudtkuhl's post, 5 Reasons To Attend Highlight Midwest In Des Moines #hmdm, I've written my own. Before you read mine, however, make sure to pay a visit to Andy's site to see his in ... read more

October 21, 2009 by Danny Schreiber

Omaha Name: Ben Schaechter Full-time job and title: Founder, GoPollGo City you’re blogging from: Omaha Name, subject and URL of your blog: Ben in the Bay, videos of my upcoming trip to the Bay Area, Link ... read more

October 21, 2009 by Danny Schreiber

Omaha Tomorrow's Midlands Venture Forum's quarterly Networking Reception will feature Craig Tuttle, President and CEO of Transgenomic, speaking on the topic of "turnarounds and restarts." The goal of MVF, which has been in existence since 2000, is to enable ... read more

October 21, 2009 by Danny Schreiber

Omaha Details about next week's Cornstalks will be posted by Aaron in the coming days. In the meantime, I strongly encourage you to watch last month's Cornstalks' speaker, Bruce Hoberman, who, prior to becoming the CEO of Omaha-based ... read more

October 20, 2009 by Jeff Slobotski

Omaha Last week at the Heartland Developers Conference (HDC), an event produced by Joe Olsen and his team at Phenomblue, I had the opportunity to talk with Joe about what has turned into a rather large event which brings some great ... read more

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