Matt Dornquast, Co-founder and CEO of Code 42 Software, will join us Thursday July 28th to share his experience building Code 42. From About Code 42 Starting out as a software development company in 2001, Code 42 Software is the creator of CrashPlan and CrashPlan PRO, the award-winning onsite, offsite and cloud backup solution for consumers
Patrick Riley, co-founder and CEO of Modern Survey, will share his experiences on bootstrapping Modern Survey into one of fastest growing companies in the Twin Cities. Patrick has nearly twenty years of experience in enterprise technology space and is an expert in emerging web technology trends. His industry expertise has been tapped in the past
Join us for breakfast on April 28th at 7:30 am. Darren Cox will share his story of building CasTT . Darren bootstrapped CasTT until recently when he raised a small amount of angel funding. Darren's brief presentation will be followed by our regular round table discussion.
Matt Bauer, Founder of Pedal Brain LLC, will give a brief presentation regarding his experiences in financing and building Pedal Brain at the Thu-Dec-16 breakfast in Minneapolis. Pedal Brain is an iPod and iPhone ANT+ accessory that manages your training log and acts as a coaching platform. Second, it's a complete training log. Third, it's
Often we ask attendees to tell us one thing they learned from this morning’s bootstrapper’s breakfast. Here’s a couple … and please add your own! "I am always surprised by how much I learn in two hours. The quality and enthusiasm of people that show up and the things I find out that I never
Winning awards can bring visibility to your business and help you win and retain clients. So begin by looking for award programs that recognizing excellence in your field. Here is one source to sign up for to receive an e-mail notification when Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal launch the nomination process for their awards.
With a provocative title "Saving Innovation" (print version) author Dan Haugen (see also danhaugen.com) asks "Can a DIY culture of meet-ups, competitions, and unconferences spark more start-ups in Minnesota?" He profiles Minnebar TechdotMN Cold Start Bootstrappers Breakfast - Minneapolis Cleantech Open Mojo Minnesota Unsummit 4Front Some excerpts: At Minnebar’s “unconferences,” there are no attendees or
Join us at the Minneapolis Bootstrappers Breakfast this Thursday, September 28 at 7:30AM when Jeff Pesek will give us some insights on his experiences as a technical space entrepreneur. He will compare the practices of bootstrapping lean startups versus startups that have needed--or taken--venture capital money for their success. Jeff Pesek is a co-founder
Kevin Spreng is an entrepreneur and a business lawyer. Over the last 20 years Kevin has focused his career on working with tech oriented entrepreneurs and the investors that help them build businesses. He has been lead counsel in hundreds of financing and acquisitions transactions and has worked as in house counsel to a global venture capital firm.