Month: September 2019

The Challey Institute’s New Amercian Entrepreneur Program Announces the 2019 Cohort

  The Challey Institute for Global Innovation & Growth and Emerging Prairie are proud to announce the 10 companies that will make up the 2019 Challey Institute’s New American Entrepreneur Program,an accelerator program that connects New American entrepreneurs to capital, community, and technology resources. This program seeks to increase the success of New Americanentrepreneurs and…

Airtonomy is Making History with Innovative Technology, Advanced Computing, and Data Management

Joshua Riedy, of Airtonomy, will be highlighting the unique opportunity they have at 1 Million Cups Fargo on October 9 at Microsoft Commons Building. Join him at the talk from 9:15 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.   Meet Joshua Joshua Riedy, Founder and CEO of Airtonomy, graduated from South Dakota State University with a baccalaureate and…

Studio e is Bringing Artwork and Color into the World

Emily Williams-Wheeler, of Studio e, plans to express the importance of being bold at 1 Million Cups Fargo on October 2nd. Join her at the Buffalo Court in West Acres Mall at 9:15 a.m.    Meet Emily Emily Williams-Wheeler, the owner of Studio e and full-time professional artist, first attended Iowa State University with big…

Living Legends Day at 1 Million Cups Fargo to Feature Sister Thomas Welder and Gary Tharaldson

The third annual ‘Living Legends Day’ edition of 1 Million Cups Fargo takes place on Wednesday, September 25th from 9:15am – 10:15am at the Stage at Island Park, and will feature Sister Thomas Welder, President Emerita of the University of Mary, and Gary Tharaldson, hospitality entrepreneur and North Dakota’s first billionaire.   Sister Thomas Welder…

Real Good Bath and Body Provides Real and Good Ingredients

Carol Simmons, of Real Good Bath and Body, will be highlighting the business’s journey at 1 Million Cups Fargo on October 2nd. Join her at the Buffalo Court in West Acres Mall at 9:15 a.m.    Meet Carol Carol Simmons, Owner of Real Good Bath and Body, is an alumnus of Brigham Young University and…

Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai visits Fargo

Emerging Prairie is pleased to host the Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai for a roundtable at the Prairie Den today. The purpose of the conversation is for Chairman Pai to meet regional leaders making an impact and take time to explore pathways to connect rural America in the digital economy. This roundtable will allow…

Learn or Teach is Turning Learners into Doers

Clever Mukori, of Learn or Teach, will be speaking about where the company is at currently and what they need to move forward at 1 Million Cups Fargo on September 18. Join him at the Island Park Stage at 9:15 a.m.    Meet Clever Clever Mukori, CEO and founder of Learn or Teach, is an…

Intelligent Ag is Redefining Technology in Agriculture

Joe Heilman, of Intelligent Ag, will speak about their unique business model and what they do to improve farm profitability at 1 Million Cups Fargo on September 18. Join him at the Island Park Stage at 9:15 a.m.    Meet John Joe Heilman, general manager of Intelligent Ag, is an alumnus of North Dakota State…

7 Generation Games is Closing Math Gaps in Underserved Communities

Maria Burns Ortiz, of 7 Generation Games, will be speaking at 1 Million Cups Fargo on September 11th. Join her and other community members at the Island Park Stage at 9:15 a.m. Meet Maria Maria, CEO and co-founder of 7 Generation Games, graduated from New York University with a major in Journalism and minor in…

Razor Tracking Maximizes Efficiencies and Decreases Management Stress of Operating Large Assets

Casey McCullough, of Razor Tracking, plans to highlight the story of the company’s past, present, and future at 1 Million Cups Fargo on September 11. Join him at the Island Park Stage at 9:15 a.m. Meet Casey Casey McCullough, Vice President of Business Development at Razor Tracking, received his college degree from Minnesota State University…