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Greater Des Moines (DSM) is a vibrant, growing region. Read the latest news, statistics and buzzworthy information about DSM on our blog.

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The 2019 Brides Under the Canopy Event Promises Wedding Fun for Future Brides

October 2, 2019

Brides Under the Canopy offers local vendors, food tastings and more to brides in Greater Des Moines (DSM).

Utilizing Market Research to Find Customers

October 1, 2019

The Small Business Administration explains understanding consumers through existing sources and direct research.

Affiliate Chamber Spotlight: Ankeny Area Chamber of Commerce

September 30, 2019

Learn about all the Ankeny Chamber offers, including a Hub Resource for startup businesses.

OneVoice DSM Podcast Episode 1: The Most Transformational Quality of Life Project in DSM

September 26, 2019

The first of 86 Central Iowa Water Trails sites is complete in Johnston, Iowa.

Episode 34: How an Ecosystem of Innovation Spurred a Successful Water Treatment Startup

September 26, 2019

Ames-based wastewater startup uses algae to remove and recycle pollutants from wastewater.

A Lesson in Mindfulness from 2019 DSM Book Festival Author Garth Stein

September 25, 2019

The DSM Book Festival in Downtown Des Moines (DSM) offers insight from bestselling headlining authors.

Partnership Between Bank of America and 2 Local Nonprofits Helps Build Workforce and Leadership Skills in DSM

September 24, 2019

Student Leaders Program offers students a chance to build skills and help the Greater Des Moines (DSM) community.

Norwalk Area Chamber of Commerce 2019 Spotlight

September 23, 2019

Executive Director Lucinda Sperry explains how the Norwalk Area Chamber will focus on improving events in 2019.

The Fareway Experience Starts Behind the Scenes

September 20, 2019

Fareway is a family-owned Midwest grocery company and top 10 Iowa employer.

Five Restaurants to Try During National Welcoming Week

September 19, 2019

Try out these Greater Des Moines (DSM) restaurants as communities celebrate the 2019 National Welcoming Week.