Month: October 2017

Bushel: A Mobile App Innovating the Agriculture Industry

Over four years ago, the Myriad Mobile team began working on a project that is now a full product and mobile app called Bushel. As a nationally recognized and fast-growing company, Myriad Mobile has innovated the agriculture industry and is anticipating a strong future from this mobile app. “We have built Bushel as an automated…

Shake It Up

Author: Scott Beaulier, Dean of NDSU’s College of Business Silos—something North Dakota readers know well from their agricultural roots—are a common feature of businesses and universities. They place boundaries on various units and streamline activity around a common goal, such as a major in academia or a product in a business unit. They tell us…

Start-Up Innovates Medical Record Access

Kyle Anderson, CEO of PHR Plus, is on a mission to innovate the health and medical information industry. Patient information and records are spread across multiple locations and platforms, and PHR Plus provides a solution for efficient access to this information. “Our software platform brings all of your health and medical information into one place……

Non-Profit Connects Fargo to African Orphans

Debra Dawson is the President of African Soul, American Heart (ASAH) based in Fargo, North Dakota. The mission of this organization is to educate, protect, and empower orphans from the Republic of South Sudan. “Today, ASAH is doing things we are doing more than we ever envisioned… this has become my life’s work to fulfill…

Arlette Preston: Risk Taker, Entrepreneur, and Businesswomen

Arlette Preston is the owner of the Home Instead Senior Care Fargo office. With a career in nursing, healthcare, and local politics, Preston attributes her success as an entrepreneur and businesswomen to her desire to stretch herself by launching into new ventures. “I have always been willing to take a step out and try something…

Bismarck Start-Up Innovates Travel Industry

Shawn Brannan is a world traveler that enjoys learning about the historical places he visits. While listening to a tour over headphones at a museum in Europe, Shawn confirmed the need for self-guided, expert-led tours that Talking Trail is out to create. “Our goal is to bring the stories and history to life through high-quality…

Minneapolis Company Innovates the Marketing and Sales Industry

Mark Galloway co-founded OppSource in 2008 with Dan Metzger and Damon Lawson. OppSource is a company built on a cloud-based, market-leading sales development platform. However, the early stages of the company involved outsourcing marketing and sales leads. “We started OppSource to outsource sales and marketing leads for customers and give them more opportunity to grow……

Minnesota Start-Up Educates on Thrifty Travel

Jared Kamrowski is the founder of Thrifty Traveler, a website that teaches how to travel the world by taking advantage of reward programs and flight deals. Thrifty Traveler began as Jared’s hobby to travel the world on a budget that resulted in a start-up company. “I figured out a method of how to travel on…