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  1. Cone Safe, LLC - Knob Noster, MO

    • Jan. 7, 2020

    When George Owens was working as a supervisor receiving truckloads of product, he realized how complicated and dangerous backing up a truck could be. He developed an idea for a product to make this process easier, and his company, Cone Safe, LLC,... Read more ...

  2. RJ’s Italian Ice- West Plains, MO

    • Jan. 7, 2020

    Growing up in Philadelphia, Rita Huff enjoyed a creamy frozen treat called Italian ice. As an adult, however, she realized that Mid-Missouri was missing out on the refreshing flavor. After marrying Jeff Huff in 2015, Rita was looking for what to do... Read more ...

  3. Mid Coast Modern and Soap Bar - Kansas City, Missouri

    • Dec. 6, 2019

    When Matt Bramlette found himself unemployed after a long and successful career in advertising and design, he took a new direction, stepped out on a limb, and opened a retail store. Since then, Mid Coast Modern has become a Kansas City favorite,... Read more ...

  4. Just Delicious- Saint James, MO

    • Dec. 6, 2019

    Justina Keeney has been baking since she was young. In 2016, she decided to turn her hobby into a business and opened her storefront, Just Delicious. With the help of her family, she serves breakfast, lunch, and gourmet sweets from her shop in... Read more ...

  5. College Coaching Network – Grandview, MO

    • Dec. 6, 2019

    College Coaching Netowrk, founded by Claude Harris, right, works to make higher education accessible to all students. When it’s time for high school students to consider college, it can be tough and sometimes expensive to navigate the application... Read more ...

  6. 6 Business Lessons from Karen Bradshaw

    • Dec. 6, 2019

    Karen Bradshaw has been working with clients through the Missouri SBDC since it’s formation on the Missouri Southern State University campus in 1987. She has experienced success stories and helped business owners realize their dreams through hard... Read more ...

  7. Link Electronics - Jackson, MO

    • Oct. 21, 2019

    When Patricia and David Kendall bought a struggling electronics company in March 2016, they saw an opportunity to build a new empire. Link Electronics opened in 1989 in Jackson, Missouri, offering quality technology to the broadcast industry. The... Read more ...

  8. The Business Emissary – St. Joseph, MO

    • Oct. 21, 2019

    An emissary is an individual who has been sent on a mission as a representative of another. This accurately describes John Norton, the owner of The Business Emissary in St. Joseph, Missouri. Norton’s journey to entrepreneurship began when he... Read more ...

  9. CAPTVR3D - Columbia, MO

    • Oct. 7, 2019

    Seeing ads on social media can seem like a nuisance in day-to-day life. But when Charisse Smith saw a Facebook ad for Matterport cameras in early 2019, she decided to turn it into a business. Now, CAPTVR3D of Columbia, MO offers online virtual tours... Read more ...

  10. Missouri SBDC: Sharing experiences and expanding skills nationally

    • Sept. 19, 2019

    #maincontent .customcol { width: 30%; float: right;}#maincontent .customcol2 { width: 70%; float: left;}@media only screen and (max-width:767px) {#maincontent .customcol { width:100%; margin-bottom: 10px; }} COLUMBIA, MO – The 39th Annual... Read more ...

  11. Globally-known workshop offered to overcome challenges in Missouri

    • Sept. 18, 2019

    COLUMBIA, MO – The Missouri SBDC network and University of Missouri Extension Business Development Program are bringing a global business concept to Missouri. Through the use of Stategyzer’s proven process, business will have the tools to... Read more ...

  12. Missouri SBDC receives technology grant

    • Sept. 18, 2019

    COLUMBIA, MO – The Missouri Small Business Development Center (SBDC) has been awarded funding for the 2019 fiscal year from The Federal and State Technology (FAST) Partnership Program. The FAST program provides financial and technical support to... Read more ...

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