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26 Jul, 2019, 18:38 BST Jay Byers Elected To Lead Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives Board

Jay Byers, CEO of the Greater Des Moines Partnership, has been elected to lead the Board of Directors for the Association of Chamber of Commerce...


01 Feb, 2019, 19:36 GMT New Small Business Resources Hub Helps Establish DSM USA As A Top Place To Build A Business

The Greater Des Moines Partnership has launched a new Small Business Resources Hub to help small businesses grow. The Hub provides a one-stop-shop...


16 Oct, 2018, 12:35 BST Largest Skatepark In The Midwest Breaks Ground In Greater Des Moines

One of the largest skateparks in the U.S. is being built in Greater Des Moines (DSM). A groundbreaking ceremony for the Lauridsen Skatepark was held...


27 Sep, 2018, 18:15 BST Newly Announced DSM Book Festival Coming To Downtown Des Moines

A new festival celebrating stories, books and authors is coming to Downtown Des Moines (DSM). The first annual DSM Book Festival will be held March...


09 May, 2018, 12:20 BST Large DSM USA Delegation Advances Regional Priorities In Washington, D.C.

A Greater Des Moines (DSM) delegation of 200 business and community leaders is chartering a flight to Washington, D.C. as part of one of the...


23 Apr, 2018, 18:47 BST More Than 6 Million Square Feet Of Data Center Space Is Being Built In DSM USA

There is more than 6,150,000 square feet of data center space built or slated to be built in Greater Des Moines (DSM) bringing hundreds of tech and...


28 Feb, 2018, 14:15 GMT Study: 97 Percent Of DSM USA Residents Say Downtown DSM Is Safe And Clean

A total of 97 percent of people feel safe overall in Downtown Des Moines (DSM), and 97 percent also rated Downtown DSM streets and sidewalks clean in ...


21 Feb, 2018, 18:57 GMT Ad Campaign: "Live Life Without Compromise" In Greater Des Moines (DSM USA)

A national ad campaign aimed at attracting talent to Greater Des Moines (DSM) has launched. DSM is the fastest-growing city in the Midwest in terms...


17 Jan, 2018, 20:09 GMT Over 1 Million People Attend Events In Downtown DSM USA In 2017

A record-breaking 1 million people attended events in Downtown Des Moines (DSM) affiliated with the Greater Des Moines Partnership in 2017. Downtown...


08 Dec, 2017, 19:20 GMT Survey: Nearly 90 Percent Of Residents Would Recommend Living In Greater Des Moines (DSM)

The vast majority of Greater Des Moines (DSM) residents feel a strong affinity to the region, believe it is a good community to raise a family and...


13 Nov, 2017, 14:37 GMT New Identifier For Downtown Des Moines Launches

The Greater Des Moines Partnership has launched a new identifier for Downtown Des Moines: Downtown DSM USA. The Partnership launched the DSM USA...


20 Oct, 2017, 00:01 BST Des Moines-Based Mainframe Studios Slated To Become The Largest Nonprofit Art Studio Building In The Nation

Des Moines, Iowa (DSM) based Mainframe Studios is on course to become the nation's largest affordable workspace of its kind for artists with the...


10 Aug, 2017, 18:27 BST Art Route DSM Paint Installations Taking Place in DSM USA

Installations are taking place on the regional Art Route DSM in Greater Des Moines (DSM), with locations in Downtown Des Moines and West Des Moines....


26 May, 2017, 14:00 BST Restoration Project Spurs Economic Development In Iowa Town

A soon-to-be restored historic building is providing a cornerstone of development in the town of Earlham, Iowa, just 30 miles west of Downtown Des...


08 May, 2017, 23:00 BST Greater Des Moines Partnership Advances Regional Priorities In Washington, D.C.

Nearly 200 of Greater Des Moines' (DSM's) business and community leaders will present a federal agenda and promote regional priorities and economic...


18 Apr, 2017, 22:41 BST Recycle DSM Program Expansion Brings 42 New Bins To Downtown Des Moines

Recycle DSM (Des Moines), a partnership between the City of Des Moines and Operation Downtown, announced today the addition of 42 new recycling bins...


23 Mar, 2017, 18:19 GMT Greater Des Moines Among Nation's Fastest-Growing Metros

Greater Des Moines is among the fastest-growing metros in the country. The Des Moines Metropolitan Statistical Area grew 2 percent in 2016, according ...


13 Mar, 2017, 18:00 GMT Executives From Des Moines, Calgary Partner To Lead Marketing Advisory Board

Greater Des Moines Partnership Chief Communications Officer Tiffany Tauscheck and Calgary Chamber Director of Marketing and Communications Scott...


08 Mar, 2017, 21:28 GMT Impakt Athletics Wins National Competition

Impakt Athletics, an early-stage sports technology startup and a client of Square One DSM, is a winner of the MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference...


06 Mar, 2017, 17:33 GMT More Companies Sign On To Invest In Iowa AgriTech Accelerator To Drive Innovation

The Greater Des Moines Partnership and the Cultivation Corridor today announced the name of an accelerator focused on agtech startup companies: the...