Quinn Wrigley

Bringing People Back to the Places They Love

About Rebecca Rebecca Undem is the Founder and current Executive Director of her business, Growing Small Towns. Rebecca is a proud North Dakota State University (NDSU) graduate with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration.   “As a fifth-generation farm-kid, being my boss and bucking authority has always kinda been in my blood,” stated Rebecca. “I…

701 Celebrates Midwest Culture through the Culinary Arts

About Shelby Shelby Terstriep, Co-owner of 701 Eateries, grew up in an entrepreneurial family. She works as an oncologist at Sanford while also Co-owning 701. “I love that job as well, but I felt that a piece of me was missing, and that was using my creative and entrepreneurial part of my brain,” Shelby stated.…

Trend Z: Here to Build Your TikTok Presence

About Jimmy Jimmy Slagle, a Fargo native, is the Co-Founder of a Fargo-based marketing company known as Trend Z. Jimmy attended both the University of Minnesota and North Dakota State University before tackling his business idea head-on.  Opportunities such as working at a bank for a summer internship revealed to Jimmy where his passions did…

It All Starts With a Dream

About Nate and Mukai Nate Thoreson and Mukai Selekwa know the power of teamwork and dreaming big. While both were attending Davies High School in Fargo, North Dakota, these two dreamers began the journey of turning their app, Webblen, into a reality. Nate and Mukai are both Fargo Natives and graduated from North Dakota State…

Lead For America: Home is Where the Heart is

About Benya Benya Kraus, Co-Founder and Minnesota Executive Director at Lead For America, returned to rural Minnesota after graduating from Tuft University with a mission—to help other “Hometown Fellows” return to their communities while working to inspire individuals to engage in their counties, towns, and districts.   “When I went to college, I studied international…