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Helping Coaches Coach

When they launched Camp Marketing Services — today known as My Online Camp — back in 2006, co-founders Don Myers, Andy Priestley and Matthew Mann had a modest goal: To remove the administrative headaches of running camps for coaches. While the team had a hunch back...

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An Innovative Approach to STEM Education

Ames-based startup is changing the game when it comes to introducing engineering to school-aged students Learning to design and build has always been a big part of early education. For centuries, children have been encouraged to explore their imagination with...

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Nebullam Aims to Revolutionize Indoor Farming

Founded in a region of the United States with, arguably, the richest soil on the planet, a young Ames-based startup is aiming to revolutionize farming – without any of that soil. Employing a combination of high pressure aeroponics and artificial intelligence (AI),...

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Michigan Native Finds Calling in Ames

Despite growing up hundreds of miles away in Michigan, something about Ames, Iowa always felt like home to Kristine Johansen. As a child, she would eagerly anticipate visits her grandparents’ farm on the outskirts of town, spending time with family – and the animals –...

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