Silicon Prairie News

Tagged Startup Job Crawl
6284_2040cc0d24_small December 2, 2013 by Caleb Ulffers

It started in Omaha—included Lincoln—spread to Kansas City and ended in Des Moines. The Startup Job Crawl has made its way around the region and successfully connected about 275 students to nearly 100 companies across the Silicon Prairie... read more

6227_eb3e8e4c10_small November 12, 2013 by Brittany Mascio

Omaha The first of three Silicon Prairie News student Startup Job Crawls hits Omaha tonight from 5-7 p.m. at the Mastercraft Building (1111 N 13th St). The event introduces up-and-coming college and university talent to startups and entreprenuers in our community. For the Omaha edition alone we will host more than 100 students and more than 25 startups from Omaha and Lincoln. The companies can be found in the list below.  read more

6205_74624bc0d4_small November 4, 2013 by Guest Contributor

Kansas City As we prepare to host three of our fall Startup Job Crawls in the coming weeks, we wanted to remind students and startups how important an event like this is to our community. Not only does it provide an environment to discover a world of startups perhaps unknown to students, but it opens the door to future career opportunities, great hires, mentors and much, much more between the entrepreneurs and startups involved ... read more

6122_b937239938_small October 21, 2013 by Brittany Mascio

The Silicon Prairie Startup Job Crawl—the event for up-and-coming talent in our community to introduce themselves to startups on The Prairie—will return this November. The events will take place in Omaha on Nov. 12 and in Des Moines on Nov. 19. Additionally, we'll host our first Kansas City Job Crawl on Friday, Nov. 15, thanks ... read more

4722_58e290744c_small September 17, 2012 by Michael Stacy

Omaha After rolling through Des Moines on Tuesday, the Silicon Prairie News Startup Job Crawl hit Omaha on Wednesday. More than 80 crawlers and representatives from 17 Omaha and Lincoln companies were on hand at the Mastercraft Building in North Downtown Omaha for the city's second rendition of the event. We made an effort throughout the evening to visit with a variety of crawlers — a group comprised … read more

4720_a83551651f_small September 12, 2012 by Danny Schreiber

Des Moines Fresh off the start of a new school year, around 40 students and recent graduates ascended on Des Moines' Silicon Sixth Avenue on Tuesday evening for our third Startup Job Crawl in the city. With more than 20 exhibiting startups across four crawl stops, the event provided students the chance to visit with companies and learn about potential internship and … read more

4585_91763073c0_small August 24, 2012 by Brittany Mascio

Are you a student actively looking for the must-have fall internship? Are you a startup looking for talent? Either way, you're in luck. We're starting the school year with back-to-school editions of the Startup Job Crawl, the event that brings talented college and university students together with the startup community to create powerful connections and discover opportunities here on The Prairie. The events will take place in Des Moines on Sept. 11 and in Omaha on Sept. 12 … read more

3935_b3eb1f267f_small April 12, 2012 by Brittany Mascio

Des Moines University and college students from across the state of Iowa shuffled along Silicon Sixth — the heart of the startup community in downtown Des Moines — on April 4 to visit 28 area startups. More than 130 students registered to join the Silicon Prairie News Startup Job Crawl's second tour de Des Moines, including representation from Drake University, the University of Iowa and bus loads of students from Iowa State University, Grinnell College and Simpson … read more

3913_b670d1bd32_small April 4, 2012 by Brittany Mascio

Des Moines From 5-8:30 tonight, the Silicon Prairie News Startup Job Crawl will take its second loop down Silicon Sixth, the heart of the startup community in downtown Des Moines, starting at StartupCity Des Moines (317 6th Ave., 5th floor). Nearly 120 students have already signed up to meet more than 25 internet startups, web development shops and design firms from the Des Moines area. Because more than 20 of the participating startups have internships, part-time … read more

3882_54c868f8ce_small April 2, 2012 by Brittany Mascio

Des Moines Close to 100 students from universities all across Iowa have already registered for the Startup Job Crawl in Des Moines, the second round for the city. The event that brings together startups and students gets underway at 5 p.m. Wednesday at StartupCity Des Moines (317 6th Ave., 5th floor). In typical pub crawl form, students of all majors will break into … read more

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