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The eFactory gains funding from Missouri Technology Corporation


Money will support new entrepreneurial specialist The eFactory in the Plaster Center for Free Enterprise and Business Development at Missouri State University was recently awarded $140,000 from the Missouri Technology Corporation. This two-year grant – provided through the Missouri Building Entrepreneurial Capacity (MOBEC)program – will fund an entrepreneurial specialist staff position at The eFactory. “The

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Springfield’s entrepreneurial ecosystem garners national attention


As a community, Springfield has taken deliberate steps to build its entrepreneurial ecosystem. Already known for startups that have become national brands—Bass Pro Shops, O’Reilly Auto Parts, Springfield Remanufacturing Corporation (SRC), Jack Henry & Associates—the Springfield region has long been supportive of entrepreneurs, but a renewed focus is helping the effort gain steam and garnering

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The eFactory is open for business


The eFactory is open for business and business incubator clients have started moving into Missouri State University’s Robert W. Plaster Center for Free Enterprise and Business Development. Read more from the News-Leader

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