Wenceslaus Muenyi, founder of St. Paul-based fabric developer HercLeon, envisions a future with a lot fewer trips to the laundromat. In September, the company took home $200,000 through Meda’s ‘Million Dollar Challenge’ pitch competition. Last month, St. Paul-based HercLeon was
Launch MN Innovation Grant applications are open! Innovation Grants are targeted to the most promising innovative scalable technology businesses in Minnesota. Together, the State of MN is working with businesses to help reduce the risk for Minnesota technology startups and
The new Governor’s Council on Economic Expansion launched earlier thismonth and is bringing together 15 labor, business, philanthropic, and non-profitleaders to catalyze progress toward an equitable, inclusive, sustainable, and resilient economy, including Saint Paul tech leader Scott Burns, CEO and
St. Paul's Restaurant Resiliency Program designed to help owners that lack the expertise to build an online business. Read the full article by James Walsh on Star Tribune. Opening their own restaurant in January 2018 was a longtime dream come
The pandemic may not yet be in the rearview, but that hasn’t stopped a coalition of St. Paul-area officials from reigniting a dormant business initiative that once aimed to install 200,000 square feet of new co-working and “innovation-related” commercial space
Socialize at the first Gaingels Minnesota event on September 13 at Osborn370! Come learn about Gaingels' diversity based mission, and get to know Gaingels members and portfolio companies in a fun and relaxed setting on September 13th. Gaingels is the
SmartAsset took a look at the best places to work in tech for 2021. We compared 50 of the largest metro areas across five metrics: the percentage of workers employed in tech, average salary for tech workers, ratio of average
Twin Cities Startup Week (TCSW) is a weeklong, immersive festival featuring thought leaders from Minnesota and beyond. Through 200+ events covering all facets of business, from tech to arts and culture, we connect innovators, corporate leaders, and the startup curious. TCSW
Upsie*, a consumer-centric platform for purchasing product warranties, announced it has raised a $18.2 million fundraising round led by True Ventures.
The Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal is seeking nominations for the 25th annual Fast 50 awards, recognizing the Twin Cities' fastest-growing private companies! Submit nominations by July 2.