Brian Heffernan is St. Louis-based freelance journalist who has been published by Al Jazeera America, Riverfront Times and St. Louis Magazine. He also runs product and communications for Joojoo, a St. Louis startup that helps friends share recommendations about where to go, what to do and whom to hire. Brian earned both a master's and bachelor's degree from the University of Missouri School of Journalism and loves corndogs.

SixThirty And Stadia Announce New Cohort Companies

Adarza BioSystems Raises $5 Million in Series B Investment Round

Square Hosts Grand Opening of New Office in Cortex

Lewis & Clark Ventures Lead $9 Million Investment into Metro-East Startup OneSpace

STL Startup Funding

STL Startup Funding Guide

From STL to Silicon Valley: Sam Altman

25 St. Louis Startups Raised at Least $1M in 2015

Babyation Launches Crowdfunding Campaign for $350 Breast Pump

Pushup Social Selected for Plug and Play Ventures’ Retail Accelerator in Silicon Valley

Capital Innovators

President of Y Combinator, Sam Altman, Hosts Q&A at Wash U

Sam Altman of Y Combinator: β€œWe Want To Hire More St. Louis Startups.”

Startup News

Architectural Planning Works Starts on Donald Danforth Plant Science Center

$250 Million in Private Funding Raised to Renovate the Gateway Arch

Sparo Labs and Nanopore Diagnostics Raise Over Half a Million Dollars Each

Cultivation Capital Creates a New Fund to Focus on FinTech Startups

Square Adds 40 Jobs at New CORTEX Office

St. Charles County Ranks Best in the State for Tech Job Growth

St. Louis Cited As An Example of β€œThe Right Way to Build a Tech City.”

Gateway Media Acquires Viral Media Site

9 St. Louis Startups Pick Up Cash Prizes