Month: September 2017

The Power of One

Author: Scott Beaulier, Dean of NDSU’s College of Business Hovering in Indecision For some people, it’s a parent. For others, it’s a sibling, spouse, or friend. In my case, it was the good luck of ending up in the right class, at the right time, with the right professor that changed my life forever. 20…

Emerging Prairie Welcomes New Teammate: Megan Jeromchek

Our Emerging Prairie team is on the grow! Meet our newest teammate: Megan Jeromchek. She’s joining our team as an Event Coordinator. She is an event specialist who spent the last 3 years working in the events industry in Denver. After graduating with a degree in Communication Studies from Minnesota State University Moorhead, she spent time living…

High-Performance Coating Company Starts in North Dakota

For almost 15 years, Bradley Kubela kept the dream of owning and operating a paint coatings company alive. In June 2017, the dream became a reality as Bradley and Kubela Coatings LLC launched in North Dakota. “My friends and family kept prodding me to start Kubela Coatings…. So I decided that Fargo was best place…

Public Safety: The Future of the UAS Industry

This year as I entered InterDrone in Las Vegas, NV, there was a subtle undertone and initially unspoken energy throughout the event. With the recency of Hurricane Henry in Texas and the approaching landfall of Irma in Florida, you could see some of the attendees were distracted. Due to the national audience of the event,…

Software Start-Up Brings Financial Advice to Farmers

In 2007, Nick Horob observed a boom in commodities prices as a financial advisor in Minneapolis and wondered how farmers would respond. With his family rooted in the farming industry in Western North Dakota, he decided to use his financial knowledge to assist farmers in decision-making. Nick’s commitment to financially inform farmers has produced Harvest…