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October 2, 2009 by Danny Schreiber

Omaha I hope to see you at BarCamp Omaha this weekend. Here are just a few last minute items from BarCampOmaha.org and SPN. Tickets are sold out. A tickets gets you the sweet stuff (drinks, T-shirt, lunch, etc.), but ... read more

October 1, 2009 by Danny Schreiber

Omaha Mentioned this Week: BarCamp Omaha tonight, thanks to the BarCamp Omaha sponsors: UNeMed, Scott Technology Center, Asset Appraisal, Graffiti Tracker, AIM Institute, Archrival, Secret Penguin, Ninth Division, The Gabe Kangas Association for Awesome, Contemporary Analysis, SkidVis, Career Search Dynamics, Button ... read more

October 1, 2009 by Jeff Slobotski

Omaha A few weeks ago Dusty Davidson and I landed in the state of Colorado to connect with many of the individuals building that region's entrepreneurial class. We had the opportunity to meet many of them through their attendance at ... read more

September 30, 2009 by Danny Schreiber

Omaha Without a submission to post, the Five and Five series takes another week of vacation. I hope to see it return next week -- if you're interested in participating, the details are below. You can view all previous Five in ... read more

September 28, 2009 by Jeff Slobotski

Omaha Here's a great opportunity to hear New York Times columnist David Pogue speak in Omaha at the AIM Institute IT Futures Forum on November 4th! From AIM's event page: David Pogue is the personal-technology columnist for the ... read more

September 25, 2009 by Danny Schreiber

Omaha Today was a big day for the team at Êelios, Inc., a spin-off subsidiary of 21st Century Systems, Inc. (21CSI). Their location-based personal weather app, WxFix, became available for purchase in Apple's App Store. This morning, ... read more

September 25, 2009 by Dusty Davidson

Omaha This upcoming Tuesday, September 29th, Jeff & I will be speaking along with many others at the first-ever Pape Ventures Conference. From its website: The Pape Ventures Conference (PVC) is Omaha's premier event for entrepreneurs, small business owners, ... read more

September 24, 2009 by Danny Schreiber

Omaha Mentioned this week: submission deadline extended for Creative Capital Pitch Session III, explanation of CCPS III and thanks again to our sponsors: Invest Nebraska Corporation, Lincoln Young Professionals Entrepreneurship Group, Archrival, Turbine Flats, and Red Bull, Jeff and Dusty ... read more

September 24, 2009 by Danny Schreiber

Omaha On Monday, Erin Sarmiento, a Creighton University journalism and psychology double major, began a marketing / public relations internship with us. We're very excited to have her join our team, so excited, we've already put a project in her ... read more

September 24, 2009 by Danny Schreiber

Omaha Congratulations to Brendan Evans, Joe Frost, and Kyle Laughlin! Their one-minute YouTube pitches have earned them a chance to compete in our Creative Capital Pitch Session III, next Thursday, October 1st. Five spots remain. Do you have an idea ... read more

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