The Incubator

Data science team working with big-name clients through Seattle company

With a client lineup that includes Amazon, Microsoft, Costco and Starbucks, you might expect Ryan Swanstrom and his team to be based on the West Coast. Instead, the four-person group works from an office at the Zeal Center for Entrepreneurship.

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Sioux Falls company starts smartphone-accessory business

Randy Cowan was standing in line at a wireless store watching an employee put a screen protector on his cellphone when an idea clicked.

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Biotech expert: S.D. is emerging as a leader

Biotech leader Dan Jenkins came to South Dakota to help break ground for a major biotech project. He left impressed with everything happening in the state to grow the biotech industry.

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Dykhouse offers thoughts on business climate, advice for entrepreneurs

South Dakota’s economy is built on entrepreneurship and well-positioned to capitalize on new technologies in business, said Dana Dkyhouse, CEO of First Premier Bank.

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Entrepreneurs to share experiences at Innovation Expo

Several local entrepreneurs share how they began their businesses Thursday at the Innovation Expo.

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The Bakery announces new model

The Bakery, which began as a business accelerator, co-working space and networking group, will focus solely on helping businesses launch.

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Here’s what’s next for massive biotech project

A biotech campus that could include 10 buildings, more than 100,000 square feet and 400 animals will open its first phase next spring.

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Behind the scenes: Zeal accelerator partner reflects on startups’ growth

Attorney Chris Lent had admired business accelerators in different parts of the country, so when he had the chance to be part of Zeal’s in Sioux Falls, he jumped at it.

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Inside Imagenetics, ‘it’s preventative medicine on steroids’

“This has not been done, and that’s why the Imagenetics team is attracting people from around the world.”

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Partnership benefits Sioux Falls entrepreneurial community

The First National Bank in Sioux Falls and the Zeal Center for Entrepreneurship have teamed up to boost research and resources for small businesses.

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