View profile

Startup Digest Fargo - Issue #21

Issue #21 — View online — Suggest a link

The personalized local newsletter for the Fargo Moorhead startup scene.

NDSU professor & researcher Josh Marineau is conducting interviews for their continuing research project studying the Fargo-Moorhead Entrepreneurial Ecosystem. If you are active in the FM area, especially if you are an entrepreneur and willing to be included in our research, please connect with Josh here.
gener8tor has several accelerator applications open: Education & Workforce Innovation (apply by 4/12); AgTech & FoodTech (5/3); AdTech, MarTech, CPG & Retail (5/24).
Techstars announced that eight of their accelerators are open for applications for programs that will take place from September-December in 2021. has several webinars from 3/2-3/25, with topics such as Product Management For Founders; Remote Teams; Exits; & more
Two local business leadership programs are currently accepting applications:
  • The SBA Emerging Leaders - To be eligible to participate, a small business must have been in business for at least 3 years; generate revenues of at least $250,000; have at least one employee besides the owner; be committed to attend 13 bi-weekly workshops and complete required course-work from May-November, 2021. Apply.
  • The North Dakota Women’s Business Center Women’s Leadership Program challenges and inspires women from every level with their six-month program. Fargo class: apply by 4/30.
Upcoming Events:
Agriculture’s Economic Impact” 3/2 7:30pm in-person or online
First Fridays: Women in Farming” 3/5 8am online
Women’s Business Conference 2021” 3/8-3/12 various sessions & times online
The Business Of Sports” 3/18 7:30am online
The Art Of Negotiation” 3/18 10am online
The ROI Of HR” 3/23 11am online
Make Your Website Work for You” 3/23 3:30pm online

Featured Startups & Shoutouts
10 Questions With David Dvorak Of Field Of View
Area Startups Hiring Tech Talent
ND LIFT Committee awards $520,000 in funding for February
Plug And Play ND Hiring For A Director
Other FYIs & Resources
Demystifying Angel Investing
Cash Reigns Supreme Webinar Series
Forbes Next 1000 2021
ND Women's Business Center — Library
Chief community officer is the new CMO – TechCrunch
What is an equity pool? An important thing for all founders to know
TechCrunch Early Stage Part 1 – Operations & Fundraising (Part 1: 4/1-4/2; Part 2: 7/8-7/9)
A Guide to Startup Valuation | StartEngine
Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Builder Podcast
Frequently Used Entrepreneurial Resources - Greater Fargo Moorhead EDC
Techstars Startup Digest Fargo is curated by:
John Machacek John Machacek - Chief Innovation Officer at Greater Fargo Moorhead EDC
Did you enjoy this issue?