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BuildInnovate
January 22, 2017

Corridor to be 1 of 10 Automated Vehicle Proving Grounds

Corridor Business Journal The Corridor is among 10 proving grounds announced Thursday by the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) designed to encourage testing and information sharing related to automated vehicle…
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January 15, 2017

NewBoCo Expands Iowa Startup Accelerator Program, Creates Programs for Idea-Stage Entrepreneurs

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa, January 12, 2017 – NewBoCo is proud to announce the creation of programs for idea-stage entrepreneurs to provide year-round startup acceleration support and the expansion of its…
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January 7, 2017

Forecasting the Business Trends of 2017

Compiled by Adam Moore adam@corridorbusiness.com Corridor Business Journal 01/05/2017 In early December, we asked a handful of Corridor business leaders from various sectors for the trends they would be watching…
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December 19, 2016

Eastern Iowa Entrepreneurs, Inventors Have Support System

The Gazette Dec. 18, 2016 George C. Ford When Tom Lutz was seeking to get a prototype created for his Repour Smart Stopper for wine, he turned to BeraTek Industries…
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BuildInnovate
December 12, 2016

Main Street Challenge Grants go to C.R. & Marion Projects

By Corridor Business Journal | Nov 30, 2016 The Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) has awarded $75,000 Main Street Iowa Challenge Grants for work on the White Elephant building in…
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BeraTek
BuildInnovate
December 12, 2016

Beranek Named Entrepreneur of the Year

Beranek opened the doors of BeraTek Industries in January 2015. Located in Cedar Rapids’ New Bohemia district, BeraTek, offers product design, tool design, plastic injection molding, warehousing/fulfillment and marketing/selling services.…
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