Stories published by EQ Staff indicate that the article has been produced by multiple authors or adapted from a press release that's been sent to the editorial team. If you'd like to submit a press release for consideration or please join the EQ Accelerate program. Feel free to drop us a line to learn more. Press releases are not guaranteed paid for placements and are selected for publishing on a merit basis.


Clever Real Estate Acquires Gravy Technologies to Build Loyalty and Gamification Features

7 Universities Team Up to Launch Taylor Geospatial Institute

St. Louis Based Cannabis Consultant on Passion, Place and Purpose

EQ’s Hosting a Social Impact Panel with EDUrain at VentureCafe

STL Fashion Manufacturer Teams up with Silicon Valley Tech Startup

Gabe Angieri Appointed to Executive Director at Arch Grants

SLU’s New Director of Entrepreneurship on Making Good Mistakes

St. Louis Tea Company Converts Supply Chain Crisis into New Opportunity

Native Pet Scoops Up $6 Million

Locally-Known Early-Stage Startups Pitching for $25K in Omaha

Dog Kennel, Entrepreneur Board Game and A.I. Clothes-sizing Concepts Claim Prizes at Mizzou

STL AgTech Ecosystem Partners to Offer 5 Arch Grants to AgriFoodTech Startups

9 Student Teams Compete for $30K in Entrepreneur Quest at Mizzou

Missouri Regaining Startup Momentum

The ENTIRE food hall at City Foundry Joins GiftAMeal Program

Medical Robotics Technology Company Announce New HQ Space in Downtown St. Louis

Capital Innovators Announces Spring 2022 Cohort

Corporate Gifting Startup Celebrates Two Years

Manufacturing and Distribution Career Fair Launching in South City

Missouri Made Robotic Mowers to Be Tested in Texas

Dream Builders 4 Equity Founder Shares Advice for Aspiring Entrepreneurs

Danforth Plant Science Center launches its own startup company to commercialize its research

Missouri Technology Corp Outlines 16 Actions to boost entrepreneurship and raise $100M

Delmar Divine Opens After 6 Years

HireMe Rebrands to V15Able

NGA Signs Data partnership Agreement with T-Rex

Jim McKelvey on What Invisibly Does to Reclaim Your Personal Data

InsureTech Startup Wants Customers to Spend 5 Mins Buying Life Insurance (Not 5 Weeks)fin

Mission Control Founder, Byron Abrigg Shares Entrepreneur Journey

David Karandish on Selling for $950M

St. Louis Business Diversity Initiative Fellows Experience Accepting Applications

Diverse Business Accelerator Offers $5k Equity-Free Funding

Hire Henry Joins Internet of Things Accelerator

Harris-Stowe U Launches E3 Black Business Incubator Program Powered by PNC Bank

5 Pet Tech Startups Win $10k Each

St. Louis Unicorns Are Unicorns No Longer

Exclusive: Snap launches new program for minority-owned businesses

TCARE Acquires Ruby to Improve Aging-in-place Home Safety Assessments

Clever Raises $8 Million Series B

Advocado Acquires Ad Verification Company (and 47 patents)

Historic 150-Year-Old School Transformed into Nonprofit Incubator

Geneoscopy Raises Crazy Money

CareSignal Acquired by Lightbeam Health Solutions

EDUrain Grabs Top Prize at OPO Demo Day

With Two New Hires, GiftAMeal App Shows Appetite for Growth

Now We Know Why Arch Grants Could Award More Grants in 2021

St. Louis Refurbed Consumer Electronics Provider Reveals New Brand

St. Louis Startup News Round-up: Denim and Pluton Raise Millions

Benson Hill Launches “Crop Accelerator” Plant Science Testing Center

Goldman Sachs Names St. Louis Co-founder in List of Most Intriguing Entrepreneurs

St. Louis Investors Fund Swiss Geospatial Startup

Denim Social Closes $5 Million Series B Investment Round

Gartner Hype Cycle Frontline Worker Technologies Recognizes Coolfire Solutions

Benson Hill Buys Soybean Crushing Facility

TierPoint to Build Fourth Datacenter in Missouri

Yield Lab Invests in Food Supply Chain Startup

Arch Grants Doubles Down in 2021

16 Latinx and Black Entrepreneurs in St. Louis to Present at Community Pitch Day

Join Us at PitchForce: the 4-Min Elevator Pitch Competition

Esri Opens Office at GeoSaurus

On Greater STL: Nerdy Diva Owner Touts Benefits of STL Startup Ecosystem

Balto Raises $37.5M in Series B Funding

Code Fellows Partners with Savvy Coders

Enterprise Becomes Largest Fleet Management Provider in the United States

PowerPublish Recognized as Top MarTech Startup

Bonfyre Win Remote Work Innovation Award

GiftAMeal Raises $500,000 Investment

Medical Cannabis Dispensary Opens In Florissant

Locally Owned Halo + Cleaver Revamps Keto BBQ Sauce Recipes

Axiom and Smartcar Announce Telemetry Data Partnership

Insect Control AgTech Startup Raises $1M

Arch Grants Awards $200k in Growth Grants to Two Startups

Label Insight Acquired by NielsenIQ

On WSJ: Benson Hill Going Public in $2bn SPAC Merger

NGA Accelerator Announces Startups for Inaugural Cohort

Meet WEPOWER’s Cohort of Black and Latinx Entrepreneurs in St. Louis

Meet the 6 Startups Hosting UMSL’s First-ever DEI Accelerator Demo Day

Capital Innovators Announces Spring 2021 Startups

Pluton Biosciences and Bayer AG to Investigate Microbial-Based Carbon Capture

Capacity Named a 2021 HW Tech100 Mortgage Honoree

Lion’s Choice and GiftAMeal Team Up

Xactly Acquires TopOPPS for Undisclosed Sum

Pluton Biosciences Accepted into Plug and Play AgTech Accelerator

Arch Grants Surpasses $20 Million Milestone In Its Sustained Impact Campaign

Pluton Biosciences Graduate from Illumina Accelerator

PercayAI and Saint Louis University Partner to Accelerate AI Adoption in Biomedical Research

6 Startups Win $50K and Join UMSL Accelerate’s First Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Cohort

Applications to St. Louis Geospatial Technology Accelerator Open Now (Until Jan 17th 2021)

Missed It? Catch Arch Grants First Ever Virtual Gala Online

St. Louis’ Only Inclusion Innovation Conference, Goes Virtual Tomorrow with Books N Bros’ Winnie Caldwell as Keynote

ITEN Launches Eureka Experience

BioSTL Wins $1.5M Grant to Launch Center for Defense Medicine

SentiAR Announces FDA 510K Clearance of Heart Surgery Augmented Reality Tech

Canopy Biosciences Acquired by Bruker After 4 Years As BioGenerator Incubated Startup

GlobalSTL Health Innovation Summit Goes Virtual

FREE Tech Conference Tix: Sponsors Underwrite Costs of Conference

Capital Innovators Announces Fall 2020 Startups

TEDxGatewayArch Changes Name to TEDxStLouis

Two Local Startups Team Up to Serve Restaurants

Diverse Business Accelerator Awarded Ewing Marion Kauffman Heartland Challenge Grant