Annual Partner

Eide Bailly: Fargo’s Innovative Business of the Year

Eide Bailly, a Fargo-based accounting and business advisory firm, celebrated 100 years in business in 2017. The century-long journey has been marked by innovation, a necessary component of the firm’s ongoing success. In fact, innovation was just one of the reasons Eide Bailly received the ‘Business of the Year’ award from Fargo-Moorhead West Fargo Chamber…

Venturing in Downtown Fargo

Every downtown tells a story. The narrative of downtown Fargo describes a financial center where people come to work, play, live, and create. “Downtown Fargo is a place with energy, innovative minds, and a collaborative spirit. It’s full of unique characteristics and historical landmarks that give Fargo a sense of place. It’s home to some…

The Culture and Community Impact of Heat Transfer Warehouse

In 2010, Heat Transfer Warehouse was founded in Fargo, North Dakota and is today the leading wholesale online supplier of heat transfer materials. The secret of Heat Transfer Warehouse’s success goes further than the point of sale. The heartbeat of this Fargo-based company is the emphasis of core values that produce a strong workplace culture…

Xcel Energy Invests in the Unmanned Aircraft Future

Minneapolis-based Xcel Energy is a utility industry leader providing clean, safe, reliable energy to customers spanning eight Western and Midwestern states, including North Dakota.  In addition to providing reliable energy and reducing carbon emissions, the company is focused on ways to improve efficiencies and provide cost savings for its customers. One of the ways they’re…

Creating a Culture Worth Multiplying: A Look into CoSchedule

Success and growth have defined CoSchedule over the last four years as they have expanded their team to over 60 people and multiplied profits. As the fastest growing start-up in North Dakota, the secret behind the team’s success goes beyond a game-changing social media calendar. CoSchedule’s culture is the key ingredient in producing a high-quality…

Catalyst for Growth: The Greater Fargo-Moorhead Economic Development Corporation

The Greater Fargo-Moorhead Economic Development Corporation is a catalyst for economic growth in the region. Its mission is to spread the unexpected and intriguing factors of Fargo-Moorhead to residents and businesses.  With this mission, the GFMEDC has established strategic initiatives in business retention and expansion, entrepreneurial support and development, workforce attraction and development, and marketing.…

Eide Bailly: A History of Accounting Services and Created Opportunities

Over 100 years ago, the roots of Eide Bailly are found in Fargo as accountants joined together to meet the growing need for financial services in the region. Today, Eide Bailly continues to serve their customers passionately and intelligently with a desire to see the city grow along with their Fargo-based accounting firm. “At our…

Revitalizing, Activating, and Partnering for a Greater Downtown Fargo

For over 15 years, the Kilbourne Group has been a huge proponent of the revitalization of downtown Fargo, North Dakota. Whether Kilbourne revitalizes existing buildings, activates unused spaces, or partners with businesses and non-profits, downtown Fargo is becoming a vibrant city center. “Ultimately, the story of downtown Fargo is the story of family businesses, entrepreneurs,…