NewBoCo Launch Day Announces Emcee, Presenters

NewBoCo Launch Day Announces Emcee, Presenters

Cedar Rapids, IA, November 28, 2018 – NewBoCo Launch Day is Tuesday, December 11, at Theatre Cedar Rapids. Launch Day is NewBoCo’s annual event that celebrates accomplishments in entrepreneurship, innovation, and tech education in Iowa. The emcee for NewBoCo’s annual...
NCSML to collaborate with Czech Republic University

NCSML to collaborate with Czech Republic University

Cedar Rapids’ National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library National and Palacký University Olomouc, a leading university in the Czech Republic, have formally entered into an agreement to develop and collaborate on joint educational, cultural and research...
Bohemian Grocer offers slew of locally-sourced products

Bohemian Grocer offers slew of locally-sourced products

Article from CBJ Steven Prochaska, owner of the Sausage Foundry, has long seen a gap in the offerings at Cedar Rapids’ NewBo City Market. Now, with the opening of Bohemian Grocer in a space adjacent to his current shop, he hopes to fill it, offering visitors a...
$23.7 million NewBo apartments project lands state tax credits

$23.7 million NewBo apartments project lands state tax credits

Chicago developer’s project calls for 120-unit mixed-use complex Gazette Article written by Dan Mika CEDAR RAPIDS — A Chicago-area developer has been granted $600,000 in state tax credits for a $23.7 million, three-story apartment complex with commercial space...
The Main Street Advantage – 4 Steps To Win

The Main Street Advantage – 4 Steps To Win

Unlocking The Main Street Advantage puts local businesses in a highly competitive position versus big box and online mega retailers.  Here’s how it’s done: Number 1: The Experience Advantage Competing on price is not a recipe for success.  Rather, by focusing on your...
SOKO Outfitters plans grand opening Oct. 7

SOKO Outfitters plans grand opening Oct. 7

Corridor Business Journal – October 1, 2018 The indoor climbing wall at SOKO Outfitters. CREDIT SOKO OUTFITTERS SOKO Outfitters, a locally owned specialty outdoor store in Cedar Rapids, will celebrate its grand opening on Oct. 7 from 11 a.m.-6 p.m. “SOKO...