Ginger Imster

V.P. of Innovation and Entrepreneurship for St. Louis Economic Development Partnership

About Ginger

As the V.P. of Innovation & Entrepreneurship for the Partnership, Ginger Imster is tasked with the strategy, and day-to-day management of the I&E Division within the Partnership including the Venture Works Program and Helix Fund.Ginger is the Partnership’s voice for the organization’s ambitious innovation efforts locally, domestically, and internationally. Ginger works closely with officials throughout the region to build the value proposition for entrepreneurial talent to see opportunity in St. Louis. The St. Louis region has gained national attention for its startup community which was recently named The New Startup Frontier by FiveThirtyEight.

My Sessions

Economics of Equity

Perficient Digital Room

Description: The world is changing and so must we. We’ve already seen the shift in racial demographics in U.S. schools: the 2014-15 school year marked the first time that minority student enrollment in public schools surpassed that of white students. Business is going to have to follow suit. The forthcoming workforce is already more racially […]