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Mar 23, 2017, 13:46 ET Greater Des Moines Among Nation's Fastest-Growing Metros

Greater Des Moines is among the fastest-growing metros in the country. The Des Moines Metropolitan Statistical Area grew 2 percent in 2016,...


Mar 13, 2017, 14:00 ET Executives From Des Moines, Calgary Partner To Lead Marketing Advisory Board

Greater Des Moines Partnership Chief Communications Officer Tiffany Tauscheck and Calgary Chamber Director of Marketing and Communications Scott...


Mar 08, 2017, 16:28 ET Impakt Athletics Wins National Competition

Impakt Athletics, an early-stage sports technology startup and a client of Square One DSM, is a winner of the MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference...


Mar 06, 2017, 12:05 ET More Companies Sign On To Invest In Iowa AgriTech Accelerator To Drive Innovation

The Greater Des Moines Partnership and the Cultivation Corridor today announced the name of an accelerator focused on agtech startup companies: the...


Aug 30, 2011, 00:00 ET Relocating? Seven Practical Ways to Engage in Your New City

Moving to a new city with unfamiliar people can be stressful and, at times, isolating. But it doesn't have to be. With a few tips from Mary...


Apr 16, 2009, 15:00 ET First-of-Its-Kind Report, 'Growing Up Green,' Explores Children's Actions and Attitudes on Protecting the Environment

A new report shows that children believe they have a critical role in protecting the environment for future generations, that they are already...