2021 Featured Startups

Stay tuned for the announcements of the 2021 Featured Startups during the weeks before April 14th!

2019 Featured Startups

These companies are the recent bright lights and winners of Minnesota and National competitions and Minnesota Entrepreneur Kick-off program participants who will be exhibiting during the Entrepreneur Resource Bazaar:


2021 Dorm Room Startups

These are the Post Secondary Founders whose Dorm Room Startups are the recent bright lights and winners of Minnesota Campus and National Student Competitions.  Hear them during the 12:30 PM Dorm Room Startup Showcase and meet those, whose campus schedule allows, during the 10:30 AM Networking Session!

University of MinnesotaArctic Solutions

St. Olaf – OlaCoral Michael Paredes (parede1@stolaf.edu)

Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WvI6id34j8c&t=2s

St. Thomas – The Green Mountain Project

Presenters: Cory Kaisersatt (majors: Entrepreneurship and Finance) and Ben Hogan (major: Financial Management)

Description: The Green Mountain Project creates snow pants from repurposed billboard vinyl to assist people who are battling homelessness.

Video: https://youtu.be/YSxWVhrJkbk


Presenters: Rachel Farah (major: Computer Engineering) and Kevin Malmsten (major: Computer Engineering)

VisUplan is a visual planning app to assist children who have Autism Spectrum Disorder and bring structure to their lives.

Video: https://youtu.be/jPXZKIbQq2c