Square Founder Hopes To Turn St. Louis Into The Silicon Prairie

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Tue October 22, 2013

Square Founder Hopes To Turn St. Louis Into The Silicon Prairie

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St. Louis Public Radio's Tim Lloyd reports for Marketplace on LaunchCode, the newest project from Square co-founder and St. Louis native Jim McKelvey.
The founder of Square is starting an apprenticeship program in St. Louis for budding programmers. They'll work at 100 local companies, including Monsanto and Enterprise Rent-A-Car.