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728_a7368bdb66_small March 13, 2010 by Danny Schreiber

Austin Expect more updates and interviews to come in the next few days from those of us at South by Southwest Interactive. First up, for those of you in attendance, here's a list the sessions we know of with speakers or panelists representing companies from the Silicon Prairie: Panelists from the Praire Saturday 12:30 p.m. – Banking 2.0: Financial Services Driven by People & Emerging Technologies From SmartyPig out of Des Moines: Bob Weinschenk, CEO Tuesday 5 p.m. – The State of Music Blogs In 2010 From Lava Row our of Des Moines: Nathan T. Wright (pictured) read more

673_60c78a34e2_small February 25, 2010 by Geoff Wood

Des Moines This was a week of firsts for PrairieCast. We had our first two-part show as well as our first two guest show. Nathan T. Wright of LavaRow and Jeff Slobotski of Silicon Prairie News joined us to talk about the upcoming South by Southwest (SXSW) Interactive conference in Austin, Texas. Nathan and Jeff are veterans of this show, dubbed by many to be "spring break for geeks," and both are presenting sessions this year. We discuss their presentations, The Silicon Prairie Party hosted by… read more

November 10, 2009 by Dusty Davidson

Omaha The winners of this year's Midlands Business Journal's "40 Under 40" award have been announced, and we'd like to extend a huge congrats to our very own Jeff Slobotski as one of this year's award recipients! ... read more

August 10, 2009 by Danny Schreiber

Omaha Dusty and I would like to give a big congrats to Jeff on becoming the Director of Innovation and New Media at the AIM Institute. Jeff will be focusing on creating and strengthening partnerships between AIM, business leaders, and entrepreneurs ... read more

August 4, 2009 by Danny Schreiber

Omaha I apologize for my tardiness on posting this video. Through our partnership with the Midlands Venture Forum, we've agreed to post video of all of their events. Although this took place over a month ago, I still strongly encourage ... read more

June 24, 2009 by Danny Schreiber

Omaha Earlier this month, PRSA Nebraska, the local chapter of the Public Relations Society of America, gathered over the lunch hour to hear a panel address the topic of social media, titled "How to Make Social Media Work for You and ... read more

May 4, 2009 by Dusty Davidson

Omaha Last month, Jeff and I were honored to speak at Infotec09, a two-day IT conference held at Qwest Center Omaha. Our talk, "Building Omaha's Creative Class with Silicon Prairie News," is embedded below, and preceding it is a ... read more

April 9, 2009 by Danny Schreiber

Omaha Every Friday, we'll be linking to the previous week's news that pertains to "SPNers" and listing the upcoming week's events that pique our interest. News of Last Week 4/3 - NE Creative: Girl Scouts Spirit of Nebraska ... read more

March 1, 2009 by Dusty Davidson

Sioux City A few weeks back Jeff (@jjsnyc), Matt Secoske (@secos) and I (@dustyd) trekked up to Sioux City, Iowa to meet up with Gary Vaynerchuk, and grab a couple of interviews for Silicon Prairie News and Big Omaha... In this video, ... read more

January 11, 2009 by Dusty Davidson

Omaha SPN's very own Jeff Slobotski has been recognized by the Omaha Jacyees as one of the "Ten Outstanding Young Omahans" for 2008! The Omaha Jaycees since 1933 have been honoring ten men and women between the ages of 21 ... read more

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