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TechShop Member Profile: The Sarcastic Nutritionist

(Gilberto Pinela) --- Driving past the large panel windows of TechShop one day, Josh Clauser and Stephanie Margolis got a peak of the artifacts and tools on display behind the glass. This quick glimpse motivated them to take a tour of the TechShop […]

Dot Foods: The $7 Billion Company Expanding its Digital Side at Cortex

(Cortex) --- At first glance, Dot Foods might seem quite different from many companies at Cortex. Dot Foods, founded in 1960, is the largest food redistribution company in the country. Boasting an annual revenue of about $7 billion, the company manages the […]

Ground Broken For New MetroLink Station & Greenway

(Gilberto Pinela) --- Project Funded Through Public-Private Partnership Official press release via Patti Beck, Director of Communications, Bi-State Development Agency/Metro ST. LOUIS, MO – JUNE 14, 2017: Construction on the first new MetroLink station to be built in the St. Louis region in […]

Riding the ‘Solar Coaster’ with Azimuth Energy

(Cortex) --- Particularly in today’s political climate, renewable energy has its ups and downs. Perhaps that’s why many in the industry call it the “solar coaster.” But the renewable energy movement is a global one requiring problem solving at all levels but especially local according […]

Stadia Ventures Opens Applications for Fall 2017 Cohort

(Cortex) --- Cortex-based Stadia Ventures — the sports business accelerator — has opened applications for its Fall 2017 Sports Business Accelerator cohort. Founded by Tim Hayden and Art Chou, Stadia helps grow sports business startups through a combination of equity investment, intensive mentoring and building […]

AB Mauri, Bridge Bread Share Passion For Community, Cultivating Bakers of Tomorrow

(Cortex) --- The @4240 building in the Cortex Innovation Community is home to the North American headquarters of AB Mauri, a baking technology company delivering superior technical service and high quality yeast and bakery ingredient solutions to commercial and artisan bakers. The company’s most-recognizable brand […]

1904labs: Finding Success Between Startup and Corporate

(Cortex) --- 1904labs was born from a dilemma. Mike Weaver, Senior Director of IT Product Development at Monsanto, wanted to hire some of the most creative and innovative software developers in the industry. The problem was that creative developers tend to be […]

Smart People, Cool Places: The Story of Cortex

(Cortex) --- As part of The Nine Network’s series “Smart People, Cool Places,” the program will soon examine “The Story of CORTEX” in an unprecedented documentation of how The Cortex Innovation Community came to be, including its relation to the Central West End neighborhood […]

Vicia and TechShop Summer of Making Kickoff Party!

(Gilberto Pinela) --- Hot time summer in the City just got hotter at Cortex! Vicia and Tech Shop are preparing to host their first block party on Saturday, June 10 from noon to 5:00 p.m. Join the gathering and be among the first […]