KMOX Profiles: Chris SommersChris Sommers is best known in St. Louis for Pi Pizza, named the favorite pizza of President Obama. He is also known on the tech-front and got into the fight over the taxicab commission's refusal to allow ride-sharing services to operate here.
Downtown St. Louis Is Alive and Well (Thank You Very Much)If you're telling people downtown is dead, bite your tongue. Those of us who actually live/work/play downtown couldn't disagree more. Here's a small sampling of new places and spaces joining the party. Why not come see it for yourself?
Sommers Resigns From Metro Taxicab CommissionSommers told the St. Louis Business Journal that Slay doesn’t have the will to get UberX at Lambert Airport.
Around Town: Savor Saint Louis Food ToursImagine a guided tour of some of St. Louis' coolest neighborhoods, stopping in restaurants to eat and drink along the way. Now in St. Louis, food tours are a thing. Great way to spend an afternoon. Great outing or event idea!
Metro Taxi Commissioner Files Federal Complaint Against His ColleaguesChris Sommers who sits on the taxi commission says the commission is being anti-competitive.
Documents Reveal Uber Rift is WideningToday is the day local leaders hoped to have an 'Uber summit,' to break the stalemate that, some say, is making St. Louis a national embarrassment.
Taxicab Commission Braces For Uber Crowds, But Proposal Is Still A MysteryThe embattled Metropolitan Taxicab Commission, sensing that there may be crowds for their vote involving UberX, is moving its Wednesday meeting to the theater at St. Louis Community College-Forest Park.
UberX Plans Free Fourth of July Rides; Taxicab Commission Mulls ResponseSmartphone-based ride service UberX plans to offer free rides in St. Louis City and County over the long holiday weekend, amidst regulatory stalemate.
Local Officials Respond To St. Louis' Ban On Ride-Sharing ServicesAfter a top tech CEO said it's "embarrassing" that St. Louis still bans smartphone-based ride services like Uber and Lyft, KMOX is asking city and county leaders about the issue.
Taxicab Commissioner Hopes for UberX Vote This SummerNot one, but two St. Louis Metropolitan Taxicab Commissioners are on the case
Pi Pizza Expanding to MiamiThe next stop for fast-growing local pizza chain Pi is South Beach.
Charlie Brennan - Thursday, May 15th - Robert Greenfield on Life Backstage with the Rolling StonesCharlie talks with Robert Greenfield on life backstage with the Rolling Stones; with Chris Sommers of Pi Pizzeria regarding the process of navigating through STL for a business license; and Charlie and Debbie with Steve Campbell of Peter and Paul Community Services about their upcoming event this weekend.