inqiri Part of Reno’s Economic Growth

Check out the Reno Gazette-Journal’s article to see the impact of Reno’s Start-Up community on the economic development of the area. James Elste, CEO of Reno Start-Up “inqiri,” was a leader in organizing what locals now know as Start-Up Row. Inqiri is also among one of the four recognized startup companies recognized by Governor Brian Sandoval as a forerunner in creating new jobs. To read about inqiri’s impact on the local economy, take a look at the article above.

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Twenty Under 40 get their big party

The Twenty Under 40 is an honorary award given to 20 of the of the Reno-Tahoe area’s outstanding leaders each year. To select the winners, the sponsors harnessed the power of collective intelligence through inqiri’s web based collaborative decision-making tool to pick the winners that the crowd believed were the most deserving. Check out the Reno Gazette-Journal’s article to review how inqiri helped the sponsors implement an effective decision-making process to arrive at the most deserving winners.

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inqiri Chosen for Pack Internship Program

The Associated Students of the University of Nevada is investing in creating paid internship opportunities for the students of UNR. The implementation of this program hopes to provide incentive for graduates to contribute to the local workforce upon graduation by allowing students to connect with local businesses while attending the university. Inqiri is among one of the 12 businesses supporting this internship program. Read how Reno’s local businesses are investing in future leaders to spur economic growth.

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Fighting brain drain in Reno

The city of Reno has been developing programs to attract and maintain higher levels of individuals with college degrees. Have a look at the programs being created to connect local businesses with current college students in an effort to demonstrate the true opportunity that resides in Reno, including inqiri’s leading efforts in the creation of Start-Up Row and their competitive intern opportunities.

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Party for the biggest little Startup Row

Reno has experienced a boom throughout its community with many entrepreneurs beginning their startup companies in the downtown area of the city. City Officials are very excited about the potential economic impact that these startups will initiate. James Elste, CEO of inqiri is one of the thought leaders behind creating a collaborative environment among the cities startups in an effort to promote entrepreneurship and growth.

Check out the article published by the Reno Gazette-Journal to find out more about Reno’s startup community.

Collective Intelligence to Help Businesses

The Reno Gazette-Journal recently published an article discussing the thriving startup community in Reno, while highlighting inqiri. James Elste and Travis Schwieger co-founded inqiri with the belief that the best decisions are made from a diverse group of people contributing their unique perspectives on what they believe to be the best solution. According to Elste, one advantage that inqiri’s methodology has over traditional surveys, polls, and focus groups is its users interaction and added flexibility with criteria.

To read about the many other unique and beneficial qualities of inqiri’s tool, check out the full article.