Month: September 2018

New app Tavolo makes dining out a seamless experience

A team of young Twin Cities entrepreneurs is working to streamline your dining experience with their new app, Tavolo. Users of Tavolo will be able to browse restaurants’ menus, order, and pay for their meals through the app, which will make going out to eat less time-consuming. Tavolo co-founder Taranvir Johal will present on Tavolo…

Emerging Prairie Welcomes New Teammate: Emma McIntyre

Meet yet another one of Emerging Prairie’s new teammates, Emma McIntyre. Emma joins the team as Project Coordinator, with one of her main projects being TEDxFargo. She has been an intern on the events team with Emerging Prairie for the past two summers and has played a major role in TEDxFargo! Emma currently works remotely…

Golden Path Solutions looks to provide a faster road from school to career for students and employers

Patrick Mineer of Blue Fire Consulting is looking to revolutionize career planning by bringing students together with hiring companies earlier and more deeply through a new start-up, Golden Path Solutions. The process of transitioning from secondary school into a career has been the subject of tremendous, culture-wide anxiety in recent years. College can bring increased…

Emerging Prairie Welcomes New Teammate: Stephanie Cossette

Emerging Prairie is excited to welcome another new teammate, Stephanie Cossette. Stephanie joins the team as Events Coordinator, and will play a key role in helping make Emerging Prairie events and programs extraordinary. You’ll be able to see Stephanie at 1 Million Cups Fargo as well as most of Emerging Prairie’s other events so be…

Fargo start-up Harvestable streamlines the process of getting local produce into the hands of local chefs

Nate Heinold and Travis Rosenbluth are helping bring farmers and chefs together to put locally-sourced ingredients in restaurants with their recently launched web platform, Harvestable. The pair of co-founders were introduced by a mutual friend in downtown Fargo, and the seed of the company began to germinate even during that first meeting. “We kind of…

Emerging Prairie Welcomes New Teammate: Brian Carroll

Meet Emerging Prairie’s newest teammate, Brian Carroll. Brian joins the team as the Director of the Center of Excellence, and will be focusing on developing strategy and processes for Emerging Prairie. Brian is always glad to meet new people so be sure to greet him at 1 Million Cups or any of Emerging Prairie’s other…

QuePics makes printing photos easier than ever before

Photography is a bigger part of social life than ever, and there has been a parallel rise in the ways available to share your photos—at least digitally, that is. The convenience of printing off and displaying photos, however, has not caught up. QuePics, a recently launched local start-up, aims to make printing photos easier. The…

North Dakota's Pakkage brings the sharing economy to shipping

The movement of packages is a lifeline to our economy, and shipping has never been more important. In the U.S., the most prominent avenue to ship packages is antiquated, and it is time for a change. The postal service does get the job done, and private sector competitors like UPS and Fed Ex are established…