Information Technology

Cerner Plans Additional $35 Million Expansion In Missouri

Cerner, a Missouri-based health care information technology company, announced plans to expand their North Kansas City headquarters campus. The new expansion comes as Cerner is working to complete a $4.45 billion ... Read More

Do You Know Missouri’s Joplin Region?

When you ask most people to think of Joplin, Missouri, many think of the devastating tornado that ravaged the region just over five years ago, and the images of the businesses ... Read More

Missouri’s Cortex Innovation Community Is Bringing The Jobs Of Tomorrow, Today

Have you heard about Missouri’s Cortex Innovation Community? Chances are if you live outside of St. Louis the innovation center, located in the city’s Central West End, and its coming expansion ... Read More

Jim McKelvey Talks About Square – Past, Present and Future

Jim McKelvey, who cofounded Square with Twitter’s Jack Dorsey in St. Louis, Missouri, talks about how Square began, the talent challenges and solutions, and the impact of the Cortex Innovation Community ... Read More

How Missouri is Filling the Talent Pipeline

In Missouri, we are aggressively filling our talent pipeline in new and creative ways. And a lot of that is thanks to Jim McKelvey.  Missouri is proud of McKelvey, and Jack ... Read More

Virgin Mobile Selects Kansas City As Site For New Headquarters

Virgin Mobile, a major mobile communications company has selected Kansas City, Missouri, as the site for its new headquarters. Virgin Mobile cited the region’s talented workforce as the primary factor for ... Read More

Missouri Tech Startup Expands, Brings World-class Training to Missouri Talent

Missouri-based tech startup Varsity Tutors opened their new 20,000 square foot facility in Clayton, Missouri, on June 16, with a ribbon cutting ceremony. Varsity Tutors, is an online learning platform that ... Read More

NGA Finalizes Deal to Remain in Missouri

The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency finalized the deal to remain in Missouri, building its new $1.7 billion western headquarters on a 100-acre site in north St. Louis. “This is a proud day ... Read More

Kansas City claims title of “Most Connected City on Earth”

Kansas City is now the most connected city on Earth, according to the city’s chief innovation officer. The Missouri city claimed the title after Sprint Corporation launched its free Wi-Fi along ... Read More

Kansas City en route to become the most wired, wireless city in the world

Google will begin testing wireless broadband internet capabilities in Kansas City metro areas via targeted radio spectrums to provide fast, available internet to communities not currently served by Google Fiber. Four ... Read More