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Ramblen helps travelers stay healthy with information on fitness options and restaurants

August 3, 2015

By Robert Evatt Copyright © 2015 BH Media Group Holdings, Inc. Natalie Cagle and her husband, Chad Cagle, are committed to staying fit. “I’m a triathlete raised by a triathlete, and my husband is a cyclist,” she said. “Training, for […]

Why Tulsa Is a Great Place to Start a Small Business

August 3, 2015

By Emily Starbuck Copyright © 2015 NerdWallet, Inc.  When it comes to the hottest cities for small business, Tulsa probably doesn’t leap to mind. But a diverse entrepreneurial ecosystem is taking hold there, and the Oklahoma city earned a spot […]

Angel investors fill critical role for Oklahoma start-up companies

July 28, 2015

By Scott Meacham Copyright © 2015 The Oklahoma Publishing Co. Angel investors are those critical investors who invest at the very earliest stage in start-ups. Recently, Marianne Hudson, executive director of the Angel Capital Association (ACA), came to Oklahoma to […]

Word is the word: Word Industries Fabrication brings expanding business to Tulsa Port of Catoosa

July 22, 2015

By Casey Smith Copyright © 2015 BH Media Group Holdings, Inc. CATOOSA — Word Industries Fabrication LLC, a company that President and CEO Tom Word affectionately refers to as a “restart,” is now operating out of the Tulsa Port of […]

Oklahoma startup firm remanufactures high-performance batteries

July 22, 2015

By Scott Meacham Copyright © 2015 The Oklahoma Publishing Co. Dirk Spiers, president of Spiers New Technologies Inc., has a compelling vision for Oklahoma. Spiers’ new company performs battery life cycle management of advanced battery storage packs. Working with electric […]

National biotech industry meeting reflects growth in Oklahoma sector

July 14, 2015

By Scott Meacham Copyright © 2015 The Oklahoma Publishing Co. Creating a startup in bioscience is different than creating a startup in any other industry. For starters, the research and invention can take years. Last week I wrote about Biolytx, […]

RAGBRAI Partners with ICEdot for Annual Bicycle Ride

July 9, 2015

By TJ Juskiewicz Courtesy of RAGBRAI RAGBRAI announced today its partnership with ICEdot to provide emergency identification and notification services to this year’s participants. Now in its 43rd year, the week-long bicycle touring event will offer riders the ability to […]

Farmers’ interest in using drones takes off

July 8, 2015

By Mary Clare Jalonick Courtesy The Associated Press CORDOVA, Md. — Mike Geske wants a drone. Watching a flying demonstration on Maryland’s Eastern Shore, the Missouri farmer envisions using an unmanned aerial vehicle to monitor his farm’s irrigation pipes — […]

Moleculera receives OCAST grant

July 8, 2015

By staff writers Courtesy of The Journal Record OKLAHOMA CITY – Moleculera Labs has been awarded a two-year $300,000 matching grant from the Oklahoma Center for the Advancement of Science and Technology. The grant supports the development and clinical validation […]

Bringing a new drug to market in Oklahoma is not for the faint of heart

July 8, 2015

By Scott Meacham Copyright © 2015 The Oklahoma Publishing Co. Discovering and bringing a new drug to market is not for the faint of heart. But when the challenge is as big as fighting antibiotic-resistant bacteria, and the scientist is […]