Month: May 2018

Rising Tide Software Offers Tech Aid to Abduction Investigations

Sadiyo Hassan, a co-founder of Rising Tide Software, is using software solutions to benefit the Fargo-Moorhead community in collaboration with the West Fargo Police Department. Hassan’s team also won this year’s Fargo Startup Weekend.   The idea for Rising Tide goes back further than Startup Weekend, to a high school project of Hassan’s, in which…

Statewide 1 Million Cups

We’re excited to be hosting the first Statewide 1 Million Cups of the year!  At this North Dakota Statewide 1MC, we’ll be hearing from Garrett Moon, CEO and co-founder of CoSchedule, and Scott Bintz, the founder of RealTruck.com, on May 23rd at 9:15 am at the Stage at Island Park. Both recently released books so they’ll be talking…

10x Marketing Formula: The Book for Marketing Results

Garret Moon, CEO and co-founder of CoSchedule, is taking lessons learned in content marketing and sharing it with the world in his book, 10x Marketing Formula. The book is the culmination of CoSchedule’s strategy for success over the last 5 years. “We wrote this book because it just didn’t exist, and we needed it to…

‘Principles to Fortune’, Culture and Business Growth from North Dakota Entrepreneur

Scott Bintz is the founder of RealTruck and the author of Principles to Fortune: Crafting a Culture to Massively Grow a Business. The book was written to help everyday business owners, leaders, and employees. “The real purpose of the book was to share how running a business by principles will help it grow and is…

Northern Plains UAS Test Site is Blazing Trails in North Dakota

Nicholas Flom is the Executive Director of the Northern Plains Unmanned Aerial Systems Test Site located in Grand Forks, North Dakota. Along with 6 other states, the State of North Dakota established this UAS test site in 2014 to collaborate with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). “We collaborate with FAA and industry partners to develop…

Fargo-Based Start-up Offers Small Non-Profit CRM

In 2017, Matt Bitzegaio founded DonorDock, a simple donor management system for non-profits. DonorDock is the culmination of Bitzegaio’s experience in the tech industry and his passion to help the non-profit industry. “Overtime, I realized that non-profits were often ignored… I wanted to build something different and affordable that would accelerate the small non-profit,” explained…

Fargo Start-Up Provides Connection Between Makers and Community

In 2011, Unglued began as a one-time event for crafters, makers, and artists in Fargo, North Dakota. However, the first event garnered so much excitement that today Unglued has a retail storefront, annual events, and workshops. “Our first event had a line wrapped around the block during the winter… We saw if we continued to…

Makewell Inspires Midwest Makers

Ashton Hauff is the founder of Makewell, an experience-based platform for creatives and makers in the Midwest. Since 2017, the Makewell team has offered support and inspiration for the creative community in North Dakota and the region. “Makewell offers one-of-a-kind experiences for creatives and makers to connect, learn and inspire one another,” explained Hauff. The…

Flint Group: Fargo’s Marketing Specialists

In the late 1970s, Roger Reierson joined the Flint Group marketing team in Fargo, North Dakota. Over its eight decades of existence, Reierson and the Flint Group have established themselves as a proven innovator in the marketing industry. ” Our whole business has transformed with the ever-changing landscape of technology… We constantly answer the question…