This month, Startland editor Bobby Burch will be talking with some of the top accelerators in Kansas City. Guests are: Lesa Mitchell, managing director of Techstars Kansas City; Doug Dresslaer, manager of the Sprint Accelerator; and Kevin Strathman, senior vice president of finance at Dairy Farmers of America; and Katie Boody, co-founder of the Lean Lab. More guests to be announced soon. ***
Rarely are all the facts of breaking news included in the stories we read. From the coincidences that led to a business deal to the personal challenges along the way, there’s often a fascinating patchwork of details that remain in reporters’ notebooks.
Think of Innovation Exchange as a chance to open a news organization’s notepad for a view into its sources’ rich backstories. On Jan. 24, Startland News editor Bobby Burch will explore breaking news in Kansas City entrepreneurship via a fireside chat with the newsmakers that catalyzed the headlines.