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677_ca4f327b2d_small February 26, 2010 by Geoff Wood

Des Moines The 2010 Prometheus Award finalists were announced Thursday, honoring the best technology companies and professionals throughout Iowa. This year's awards are co-sponsored by LWBJ Financial and are the fifth annual recognition by the Technology Association of Iowa. Winners will be announced in a ceremony at The Meadows Convention Center in Altoona on April 6th. read more

644_6f87b5d28d_small February 17, 2010 by Danny Schreiber

Des Moines If you haven't heard of or full grasped what Des Moines-based startup SmartyPig is up to – social banking – check out the short video below to learn more. I hadn't seen a video from them like this before, short and all-encompassing of their product, so I felt it'd be great to share. I'm also a big fan of screencasts (who isn't?). read more

February 2, 2010 by Danny Schreiber

Des Moines A couple startups were mentioned this past week in the Des Moines Register. The first, a local startup with growing national impact, and the second, a New York City-based startup with growing impact on local businesses. read more

November 24, 2009 by Geoff Wood

Des Moines I recently caught up with Mike Ferrari, one of the founders of West Des Moines-based SmartyPig. Silicon Prairie News first interviewed Mike in December 2008, and a lot has changed for the online banking startup in the last year: ... read more

460_86fe3c53d9_small October 29, 2009 by Danny Schreiber

Omaha We’re excited to bring you our third Opportunities on the Prairie post today, featuring positions from Phenomblue and SKAR Advertising in Omaha and SmartyPig in Des Moines. If you or your company has one to add, please contact Danny at We’re looking for all types of opportunities, from a week-long project to a full-time position. We hope we can help you make a connection. If you apply to one below, make sure you mention... read more

December 22, 2008 by Jeff Slobotski

Des Moines So SPN recently had the opportunity to chat with Michael Ferrari of SmartyPig.  We first came across SmartyPig on Twitter, and then connected with them "in person" at this year's Highlight Midwest. Now, after hearing more about the ... read more

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