Video: Cortex Welcomes Technology Giant Microsoft to Innovation Community

(Cortex) --- On March 8, 2017, Missouri Governor Eric Greitens and St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay were on hand as the Cortex Innovation Community welcomed Microsoft Corp. to the district. The global technology giant will open a new regional headquarters and a Microsoft […]

Chad Stuemke: Turning Napkin Sketches into On-The-Shelf Products

(Cortex) --- Chad Stuemke, design director of Objex Design, was no stranger to maker culture before joining TechShop. As one of the shop’s first members, he brought decades of industrial design experience with him when he joined. “I’m a little envious of […]

Cortex and PluggedIN to Host Startup Talent Showcase

(Cortex) --- Cortex and PluggedIN will host the second annual Startup Talent Showcase March 28 at CIC @4240. Local businesses and jobseekers alike can join members of the St. Louis innovation community for a unique chance to jump-start careers. Unlike a traditional job […]

The Laser-Cut Pets Of Andrew Barnes

(Cortex) --- On their first date, Andrew Barnes asked Katie Noonan if she would draw a portrait of his roommate’s chihuahua. She had never drawn a portrait of an animal – much less a chihuahua – but she gave it a shot, […]

Cortex Welcomes Microsoft to Innovation Community

(Cortex) --- Microsoft to open new regional headquarters and technology hub in St. Louis, in state-of-the-art facility being developed by Wexford Science + Technology The Cortex Innovation Community today announced that Microsoft Corp. will open a new regional headquarters and a Microsoft […]

Entrepreneur Quarterly STL Publishes Series On Cortex Innovation Community

(Cortex) --- Entrepreneur Quarterly STL (EQSTL) recently published a four-part series detailing the past, present, and future of the Cortex Innovation Community. Plenty of articles have been written about the community, but this series provides a remarkably fresh and comprehensive look at […]

AB Mauri North America continues to create jobs in the City of St. Louis

(Cortex) ---   Missouri Department of Economic Development (DED) announced that AB Mauri North America, which is headquartered in the Cortex Innovation Community, has continued to expand in St. Louis City with several new, high-paying jobs as well as plans to boost […]

High School Entrepreneurs Awarded TechShop Memberships

(Cortex) --- TechShop is welcoming two new student members into its ranks: Logan WIlliams and Hayden Crandall have each been awarded three-month memberships to TechShop thanks to a donation from Laser Light Technologies, a contract manufacturer and systems integration firm that specializes in […]