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UMSL, NGA Partner to Train Future Geospatial Workforce

The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) and University of Missouri – St. Louis (UMSL) have formed a partnership aimed at preparing students to enter careers in geospatial intelligence. “As a longtime driver ... Read More

Springfield, Missouri, Chosen for City Incubator Project

Springfield, Missouri, is one of 10 global cities selected for a city incubator project by New York University’s The GovLab. The initiative in Springfield will focus on developing key performance indicators ... Read More

Missouri Partnership CEO Discusses Why Businesses Should Narrow Their Next Location to Certified Sites

Missouri Partnership CEO, Subash Alias, recently sat down with SPN to discuss the benefits of certified sites for businesses looking to invest in a new location. Business expansions are an exciting ... Read More

Danforth Plant Science Center, BioSTL, T-REX To Launch New Geospatial/Agtech Innovation Center

The Danforth Plant Science Center recently announced plans to launch the Center for AgTech and Applied Location Science and Technology (CATALST), in St. Louis, Missouri. The new center will connect St. ... Read More

Business Journals: Corporate Tax Rates Matter, But Make Sure You Dig Deep

In May 2021, the Tax Foundation, in collaboration with KPMG LLP, updated its 2015 Location Matters report that ranked state corporate tax costs across multiple industries nationwide. The 2021 report is a ... Read More

Advanced Manufacturer Invests with New Facility in Boonville, Missouri

Kawasaki Motors Manufacturing Corp., U.S.A., recently announced plans to invest in a new manufacturing facility in Boonville, Missouri. “We’re thrilled to see Kawasaki’s continued success in Missouri and are proud to ... Read More

Evergy Named Among “Top Utilities in Economic Development”

Site Selection Magazine has designated Kansas City, Missouri-based Evergy as a Top Utility in Economic Development. This means Evergy is in the upper 1 percent of all utility economic development teams in the ... Read More

Hallmark Breaks Ground On Missouri Distribution Facility

Hallmark is investing in Missouri with a new 850,000 square foot facility in Liberty, Missouri. The Kansas City-based company broke ground on the new facility this morning. “Hallmark’s decision to grow ... Read More

Business Journals: Passing Through Silicon Valley on The Way to Success – An Interview with A British Entrepreneur

Six years ago, British immigrant to the U.S. and then resident of Silicon Valley, entrepreneur Amit Kothari didn’t even know what St. Louis, Missouri was. Today, he is the successful CEO ... Read More

Washington University in St. Louis Partners with NASA To Collect Planetary Geosciences Data

Washington University in St. Louis recently announced plans to work with NASA to archive and distribute digital data related to the study of the surfaces and interiors of terrestrial planetary bodies. ... Read More