Interviews

OmniByte is Solving the Hard Problems of Field Service Organizations

Ray Berry, the co-founder of OmniByte Technology, will be discussing what OmniByte is and explain how they are currently growing at 1 Million Cups Fargo on March 18. 1 Million Cups Fargo will be live-streamed on their Facebook page.   About Ray Berry Ray Berry is the co-founder, President, and CEO of OmniByte Technology. He…
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Mary Grove and Investing in the Midwest

“It’s about quality of life, paying attention to the growing business ecosystem, and to our communities.” Mary Grove, partner at Revolution’s Rise of the Rest Seed Fund, has found a home in the Midwest that is thriving and equipped to compete with the coasts. Since relocating to Minneapolis from the Bay Area, the Stanford University…

Sanford Health Supports Innovation with TytoCare Partnership

North Dakota continues to be a place leading with innovation thanks to forward-thinking companies and communities embracing growth. With Sanford Health’s recently-announced partnership with TytoCare, convenient health care can now call the prairie home.   Telehealth has a new look in the form of TytoCare, the health care industry’s first all-in-one modular device and telehealth…

North Dakota’s Leading Startup Has Found Success by Hiring Locally

As founders of a marketing agency, Garrett Moon and Justin Walsh were using content marketing tactics such as blogging and social media to promote their services. That’s when they discovered a big problem with the disconnected marketing processes the entire marketing industry was dealing with. Now, the reigning most-successful start-up in North Dakota employs industry…

Emerging Prairie Welcomes New Teammate: Bridget McManamon

Emerging Prairie is happy to announce that Bridget McManamon has joined the team! Bridget joins the Emerging Prairie team as a TEDxFargo Intern. She is currently attending Creighton University where she’s studying Political Science on the Pre Law track. Get to know Bridget a little more below!   Tell us a little bit about you.…

Emerging Prairie Welcomes New Teammate: Trevor Schmidt

Emerging Prairie is happy to announce that Trevor Schmidt has joined the team! Trevor comes aboard the Emerging Prairie team as a Grand Farm Intern. He has just finished his first year at North Dakota State University, where he plans on majoring in Finance and Computer Science! Get to know Trevor a little more below!…

She's paving the way for young girls in tech and is our latest guest writer. Welcome, Betty Gronneberg!

What topics will you be focusing on in your writing? Technology and gender, tech talent pool, future trends in tech, global point of view, economic development and its tech influencers or disruptors Where is home for you? Fargo has been home for the last decade. What brought you to Fargo, ND?  Love. I did it…

Software solution start-up offers custom fit business solutions for companies.

Mike Vetter, President and Chief Technology Officer for DataSync Corporation, is using technology to make a difference in the sales and marketing industry. “I am driven by my faith in the Lord and have a passion for making a difference in the world. I choose to make a difference through my knowledge of technology and…

An interview with Startup Weekend guru Michael Norton

Name + Nickname: Michael Norton + @TheRedHype Tagline: Actually Pretty Legit Hometown: Seattle // San Diego Current location: American Airlines EP: What are you currently doing with your life? (Ah…a question for the ages, this.) MN: For the past eight months or so I’ve been traveling throughout the United States and Canada. I facilitate a…

Startup Spotlight: Kirk Anton

Not many grown men can say they have willingly recieved a pedicure in which their toenails were painted purple. But Kirk Anton can. Kirk is a Fargo-Moorhead native and founder of Heat Transfer Warehouse, a local startup that makes digital prints for textile decoration. He’s the kind of guy who would get a pedicure, just…