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1918_3ea7db7636_small March 17, 2011 by Brittany Mascio

Published every Tuesday (two days late this week), Prairie Moves keeps our readers informed about career moves, media coverage, product development, and more from the companies and individuals we cover on Silicon Prairie News. If you or your company would like to submit one of the items below for our next Prairie Moves post, please email And if you have suggestions… read more

1782_d29d45d874_small February 17, 2011 by Kate Ellingson

Lincoln During a recent interview with Green Bein' president & CEO Collin Caneva – see: Kid Command adds 56k users in Jan., Aaron Davis joins Green Bein’ team" – I saw that he is not only motivated by his business, but also by his team at Green Bein’. I wanted to learn more about their culture so I stopped by the Green Bein' office to capture a video… read more

1792_c556fbda18_small February 14, 2011 by Kate Ellingson

Lincoln Collin Caneva's business goal is to "create a creative, fun place for young Nebraskans to come and work and create great jobs and create wealth." In a recent interview with Caneva, president & CEO of Green Bein’ Productions, we spoke about the hardships of starting a business and also some of the recent success his company has seen (see: "Kid Command adds 56k users in Jan., Aaron Davis joins Green Bein’ team"). During the interview I realized that Caneva is not only motivated… read more

1764_4413f6fff9_small February 8, 2011 by Kate Ellingson

Lincoln Green Bein’ Productions' first video game, Kid Command, is doing well after its launch just over a year ago in late 2009. "Kid Command today is not what we initially set out for. It’s so much bigger than what we thought it would be," said Collin Caneva, president & CEO of Green Bein’. Kid Command is a green online community with games and quests where kids and families can communicate with others… read more

1424_a06b016dd1_small November 9, 2010 by Andrea Ciurej

Omaha Meeting the needs of the nation's technology and engineering firms, the University of Nebraska's Peter Kiewit Institute (PKI) couples practical challenge and entrepreneurial excitement to mold students into the business leaders of tomorrow. In doing so, entrepreneur-driven students enrolled in one of the… read more

1004_1801a26ff3_small June 24, 2010 by Danny Schreiber

As the headline reads, we owe a big congrats to some of our contributors. From new jobs and opportunities to graduation… read more

962_0f9b09b316_small June 17, 2010 by Danny Schreiber

Lincoln When Collin Caneva, president of Green Bein' Productions, first shared his idea for an online children's video game, the general reaction he received was one of discouragement. "Collin, you're nuts. You know concrete [...] get back to concrete." At the time, he was running a construction business that he had built up after purchasing a dump truck while attending the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. read more

879_babf95fdc8_small May 8, 2010 by Adam Templeton

Lincoln Some of you may remember the last time we chronicled the inner machinations of Green Bein' Productions at the tail end of 2009. Well, the nascent video game company's first product is about ready to break out of its beta cocoon and take to the skies of full release. Collin Caneva (left) and the rest of the team at Green Bein' are expecting to launch the full version of… read more

October 17, 2009 by Adam Templeton

Lincoln Collin Caneva accepts that video games are a staple in many kids' lives nowadays. But just because they spend hours a day clicking away in front of a screen doesn't mean the time they spend in a virtual world ... read more

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