Local Organizations and Publications
Kansas City updates tech in bid to boost business. Cisco, Sprint and Google all "collide" in the city's plan to attract tech incubators, startups and young residents. Standing inside a historic seven-story downtown warehouse undergoing a major renovation as a space for tech startups in Kansas City, Mo., Herb Sih talks about fostering "collision density" in the nation's heartland.
Sprint Accelerator Mentors
The Sprint Accelerator powered by Techstars is a three-month, immersive, mentorship-driven startup accelerator based in Kansas City, Missouri. Located in the thriving Crossroads Arts District of Kansas City, the program helps startups build the future of mobile health that changes the world one patient or consumer at a time. Whether enterprise, big data, or mobile, the future of mobile health begins with you.
KC Source Link
KCSourceLink's mission is to help small businesses in the Kansas City region grow and succeed. We provide small business with free, easy access to the help you need - when you need it. KCSourceLink has also been leading the effort to make Kansas City America’s most entrepreneurial city. That means we help coordinate great events for entrepreneurs, like Global Entrepreneurship Week and Battle of the Brands. We also help fill gaps in resources and bring national resources to the community through grants.
Regional and National Organizations and Publications
Silicon Prairie News
Silicon Prairie News is a digital media company dedicated to highlighting and supporting entrepreneurs, creatives and investors through an emerging model for grassroots entrepreneurial ecosystem development in and around Omaha, Des Moines and Kansas City. Founded in 2008, SPN also produces events, such as the The Big Series (Big Omaha and Big Kansas City), the Silicon Prairie Awards and the Startup Job Crawl.