We know that not everyone is able to attend our monthly meetings, therefore we will be recording our monthly sessions to share the content through this site. When available, links will be posted for presentations used during a session as well.
March 2022 Meeting: Entrepreneurship with Brian Voerding, Initiative Foundation & Business Success Story Shawn Hopman, Ya-Sure Kombucha
January 2022 Meeting: Business Transition Planning – a discussion with Michael Darger, University of MN Extension Service plus representatives from the Small Business Development Center, Rebecca Rowe & Pam Thompsen.
September 2021 Meeting: Marv Soldner, a business broker with Transworld Business Advisors, and the “Business Success Story” will be Alan (Al) Quarnstrom, owner of WCMP AM/FM Radio in Pine City, and KBEK-FM Radio in Mora
March 2021 Meeting SBA Resource Speakers: Jessica Schott Bitz (Falcon National Bank) & Terry Stein ( MN Business Finance Corporation) and Success Story: Bob Thompson (MINPACK of Pine City)
January 2021 Meeting: Business Success Story: Kim Erickson, President of Cambridge State Bank and Business Success Story: John Norris, President of Atscott Manufacturing & Tower Solutions
February 2022 Meeting: Digital Marketing presentation with Molly Solberg and a Business Success Story from Ed Gullickson
October 2021 Meeting: Dan Johnson, owner of State Farm Insurance agency in Mora talking about owning a business franchise, and the “Business Success Story” will be Kevin Hofstad, Managing Partner of the law firm of Ledin & Hofstad in Pine City.
May 2021 Meeting: Peyton Green, Lead Analyst at Traction Capital, a Minnesota Venture Capital and Private Equity fund, who will talk not only 1 Million Cups, but also Venture Capital and Private Equity for businesses, and Andy Obst, President of Fistula Solution, who will speak on his first hand entrepreneurship experience and how 1 Million Cups can help.
February 2021 Meeting: Resources & Assistance for Entrepreneurs from County Perspective