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Structurely Co-Founders Andrew Dickelman and Nate Joens to Speak at Square One DSM Startup Stories

July 21, 2017

GREATER DES MOINES, IA — Andrew Dickelman and Nate Joens, Co-Founders of Structurely, will be the guest speakers at the August Square One DSM Startup Stories event. Startup Stories is a monthly networking event geared toward entrepreneurs, investors and those interested in entrepreneurship that features an interview-style presentation with Square One DSM Executive Director Mike Colwell. The August event is scheduled for Wednesday, Aug. 16 at the Greater Des Moines Partnership, 700 Locust St. 

Structurely provides artificial intelligence services to Realtors to nurture and qualify their leads. Their product, "Holmes," utilizes messaging channels like Facebook, text and live chat to instantly and intelligently recommend properties, evaluate a seller's property, advise on market conditions, schedule appointments or look up information on nearly any property in any market across the country. Dickelman graduated from the University of Iowa with a degree in Finance and leads the business development and operations at Structurely. Joens is a recent graduate of Urban Planning from Iowa State University. Dickelman and Joens will talk about how they created Structurely with a focus on the artificial intelligence side of it. Colwell will begin the presentation by interviewing Dickelman and Joens, and will then open up to questions from the audience.

The event will take place from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Registration includes a $15 admission fee for lunch; the event is free for attendees who choose not to sign up for a lunch. To register, go to DSMpartnership.com/events. Members of the media who wish to attend should contact Kyle Oppenhuizen at koppenhuizen@DSMpartnership.com.

About Square One DSM

Square One DSM’s mission is to connect entrepreneurial needs with qualified community and state resources and to provide guided professional and business direction. Square One DSM helps entrepreneurs maximize their successes by helping them navigate resources, strengthen knowledge, improve skills, form strategic alliances and secure proper capitalization. Learn more at SquareOneDSM.com.

About the Greater Des Moines Partnership

The Greater Des Moines Partnership is the economic and community development organization that serves Greater Des Moines (DSM), Iowa. Together with 23 Affiliate Chambers of Commerce, more than 6,100 Regional Business Members and more than 330 Investors, The Partnership drives economic growth with one voice, one mission and as one region. Through innovation, strategic planning and global collaboration, The Partnership grows opportunity, helps create jobs and promotes DSM as the best place to build a business, a career and a future. Learn more at DSMpartnership.com.