Data-analysis firm coming to UI

Article Source: The News-Gazette, Thu, 03/29/2012 – 8:00am, Don Dodson CHAMPAIGN — Another publicly traded company is establishing an office in the University of Illinois Research Park. This time, it’s Neustar Inc., which hopes to make strides in data analytics with the help of local employees and student interns. The company plans to hire and recruit Read more »

Job Opening: President & CEO

The Champaign County Economic Development Corporation is looking for an individual to become the President & CEO of the organization. The Champaign County EDC was established in 2001 to lead job creation efforts in Champaign County. The CEO will provide the leadership necessary to develop and implement successful economic development strategies. She/he is expected to Read more »

Constant Contact Seminar

The Illinois SBDC/EDC is hosting another Constant Contact Seminar with presenter Steve Robinson. The seminar will be conducted on April 12, 2012 beginning at 8:30am and concluding at 11:30am. Seminar Agenda 8am – Registration 8:30 am – 10:00 am – Supercharging Your Facebook Marketing 10:15 am – 11:30 am – Best practices in Event Marketing To Read more »

‘Community experience plan’ has spot on Rantoul’s to-do list

Article Source: The News-Gazette, Dave Hinton, March 4, 2012 RANTOUL — Betty Brennan tells of a time when she was vacationing in Spain. She had some time to kill before meeting friends and asked residents of a town called Granollers what there was to do there. They told her there wasn’t much of anything to Read more »

We’re looking for Tech Cocktail Sponsors!!!

Sponsors Needed!!! Tech Cocktail is coming to Champaign-Urbana and is looking for event sponsors! Tech Cocktail event sponsors, startups and companies that participate have received media coverage from hundreds of different outlets including the Washington Post, Chicago Tribune, Chicago Sun Times, Philly Inquirer, TechCrunch, Mashable, Ars Technica, Read Write Web, CBS2 Chicago Monsters and Money, Read more »