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December 1, 2009 by Danny Schreiber

Omaha Reflecting on the creation of the Halo Institute, Jim Esch said that he and his business partner, Nick Hudson, had a feeling that there was quite a bit of talent in Omaha. If they could provide these aspiring entrepreneurs with ... read more

November 12, 2009 by Danny Schreiber

Omaha This is the second of three posts with updates from our CCPS contestants. A few weeks ago, Dan Hoffman of Invest Nebraska, the organization that has sponsored our CCPS $1,000 prize, asked me for updates from our past contestants. ... read more

October 7, 2009 by Danny Schreiber

Omaha We're excited to hear an endeavor led by a couple familiar faces in Omaha, Nick Hudson and Jim Esch, officially began its operations earlier this week. Partnering with Creighton University's business school, they've founded The Halo Institute, ... read more

August 31, 2009 by Jeff Slobotski

Omaha After hearing information about the exciting things happening at UNeMed Corporation we were able to align an interview with Drs. Michael Dixon and James Linder and learn more about UNeMed as well as what is in the works. If you ... read more

June 5, 2009 by Danny Schreiber

Omaha Congrats to Sara, who pitched A-Wrist-A-Track™ to the nearly 100 people in attendance at last night's Creative Capital Pitch Session II. Her idea, a set of varying colored bracelets, is used to track daily occurrences, ... read more

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Through August 22, help us decide the winners of our inaugural Silicon Prairie Awards, which will recognize 12 companies and individuals. You can vote once per day per category.
Winners will be announced live on stage at
our August 30 event.