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 fussing.

Done as a profile for the first issue of the EQ magazine, this story was the product of hours of interviews with Cultivation Capital’s managing director Brian Matthews. What started as a tiny business in his garage became a national sensation. Since then, he’s only gone on to bigger and better, and now sits at the head of an investment fund that’s shaping the St. Louis startup ecosystem. [Full Story][Published Link]