Finding great in the pursuit of good

May 22, 2017By adminFeatures, Sports

FT. MYERS, Fl. ( — In Hawaii, they always played in the rain. It was unavoidable. After all, the annual rainfall in Kolten Wong’s home town of Hilo is anywhere between 130 and 200 inches, meaning rain falls on a near-daily basis. But rain can make baseball entertaining. The bounce of the ball is unpredictable, … Read More

Label Insight Uses Data To Tell The Real Story Behind Your Food

May 22, 2017By adminFeatures

Startup founders quickly realize that the work can be exhausting. For every euphoric crest, there’s a demoralizing crater along the way. Dheeraj Patri got a taste of both long before Label Insight. “Nobody ever really arrives,” says  Patri. “I don’t know if I’d advise people to do this, it’s not easy. You have to really want to.” Photo … Read More

Man in the middle

May 22, 2017By adminFeatures

As millions of sports fans across the country hunch over their computers and smartphones stressing over their fantasy sports teams, Brian Matthews sits in a meeting room on the eighth floor of T-REX in Downtown St. Louis. Most of those armchair managers have never heard of Matthews, but he’s largely responsible for their fretting and … Read More

Chisom Uche Loves Local

July 23, 2015By adminFeatures

Chisom Uche, TopOpps’ fiercely intelligent and civically-motivated marketing specialist, is a sterling representative of St. Louis’ entrepreneurial community. A recent graduate, Uche is passionate about his community, his work and has a vision for the future—St. Louis’ and his own. We have teamed up with Cultivation Capital to tell you this story. Uche arrived in … Read More