Meet-Up: Matti Nelson, Serial Entrepreneur

Mayflower Building 102 1st St W, Bemidji

Matti is a multi-passionate creative with a love for hand-made crafts, modern calligraphy, design, photography and more. In addition, Matti and her husband (Cole) are serial entrepreneurs and they would love your help in sorting through their many other ventures/ideas. Future Goal: How can we help Matti to fulfill a dream of opening a coffee […]

Meet-Up: Bemidji High School Career Academies

Mayflower Building 102 1st St W, Bemidji

The Bemidji Career Academies create unique learning opportunities for students and business/industry partners to collaborate and prepare the next generation of employees and community leaders. Join this discussion to learn more about the pathways for every student to succeed and thrive in out community. Check out the BHS Career Academies website.

Meet-Up: Finance Options for Your Biz

Mayflower Building 102 1st St W, Bemidji

Join this LaunchPad Meet-Up and learn from a panel of local experts about traditional financing, gap funding, grants and SBA programs. In addition, we would appreciate your feedback regarding an Angel Fund program in Bemidji. Finance Options Panel: Tiffany Fettig, Greater Bemidji Sarah Linda, Headwaters Regional Development Corporation Tabi Steinmetz, Northwest MN Foundation Rob Aitken, […]

Meet-Up: Succession Planning for Businesses

Mayflower Building 102 1st St W, Bemidji

It is vital that businesses take the time necessary to assess their succession planning. The penalty for failing to get ahead of leadership, or future ownership changes, can be significant.  The long-term survival of a business, and the preservation of the wealth that has been built, will likely depend on getting ahead of those changes […]

Launch MN Friday Forum Zoom – “Higher Education’s Role in Minnesota’s Startup Community”


An opportunity to learn and discuss the topics facing Minnesota’s startup community. We know many of you have questions, ideas and concerns regarding your business or organization. Launch Minnesota is bringing together individuals from the public and private sector to answer questions and provide support to our startup community. Join Zoom Here: Meeting ID: 160 […]