Emily Avdem

Helping Youth who Face Homelessness and are From Disadvantaged Backgrounds

Nadia Mitchell and Sean Feeney of Be Bold will be speaking at 1 Million Cups on October 28. The event will be livestreamed through the Prairie Den’s Facebook page from 9:15 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.   About Nadia and Sean Nadia Mitchell and Sean Feeney are founders of Be Bold. Nadia graduated from North Dakota…

Celebrating Small Positive Achievements, One at a Time

Sarah Chatelain-Gress, co-founder of The Lotus Center, Inc., will be speaking at 1 Million Cups on Wednesday, October 21. The talk will take place virtually through a livestream that can be found on the Prairie Den Facebook page. 1 Million Cups will be from 9:15 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.   About Sarah Sarah Chatelain-Gress is…

Improving Self-esteem Through Empowerment of Self and Service to Others

Missy Heilman, founder of BIO Girls, will be speaking at 1 Million Cups Fargo on October 14. Her talk will take place at the Scherling Tennis Court Complex at Island Park from 9:15 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. She plans to highlight why BIO Girls is so important at 1 Million Cups.   About Missy Heilman…

Helping Individuals and Families Achieve Independence and Alleviate Poverty

Faith Dixon will be speaking at 1 Million Cups Fargo on October 14 at the Scherling Tennis Court Complex in Island Park. The talk will take place from 9:15 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. She will be highlighting nonprofit entrepreneurship at 1 Million Cups and if you’re interested in learning more, join her talk!   About…

Building a Distributed Cloud Platform with Trilogy Networks

Venky Swaminathan, Chief Technology Officer of Trilogy Networks, will be speaking at 1 Million Cups on September 30 at the Grand Farm Test Site (2549 124th Avenue South, Horace, ND 58047). The talk will be from 9:15 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.   About Venky Swaminathan Venky attended Walchand Institute of Technology in India and came…

Delivering Innovative Solutions to Complex Challenges

Roger Ellingson, CEO of Ellingson Companies, will be speaking at 1 Million Cups on September 30 at the Grand Farm Test Site (2549 124th Avenue South, Horace, ND 58047). The talk will take place from 9:15 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.   About Roger Roger Ellingson, CEO of Ellingson Companies, has an interest in muscle cars…

Taking the Higher Road for Human Resources

Michelle Kommer, effective owner of HighRoad Partners on October 1, will be speaking at 1 Million Cups on September 23 at the Scherling Tennis Court Complex in Island Park from 9:15 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. About Michelle Michelle Kommer attended Mayville State University, University of Mary, and UND School of Law! Michelle is an introvert…

Helping Brands and Consumers Discover one Another

Brianne Osowski, founder and CEO of Tailorie, will be speaking at 1 Million Cups on August 19th at the Scherling Tennis Court Complex at Island Park from 9:15 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. If you need any assistance in finding the location, please feel free to reach out to us!   About Brianne Brianne Osowski, founder…

Creating Smarter Communities by Connecting Technology and People

Brian Larry, CEO of ConnectLabs, will be highlighting how smart devices can help us thrive instead of just survive during these times at 1 Million Cups. His talk will take place on August 12th outside at the Scherling Tennis Court Complex in Island Park from 9:15 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. If you need directions or…

Developing and Producing Easy to Use 3D Printers

John Olhoft, President of Fame 3D, will be highlighting the fact that it’s never been easier to start 3D printing at 1 Million Cups. His talk will take place on August 5th at the Scherling Tennis Court Complex at Island Park from 9:15 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.   About John John Olhoft, President of Fame…