March 2014 Archives
Regular readers of entreVIEW are no doubt aware that the Minnesota Angel Tax Credit, a frequent topic of interest here, ran out of funds a few weeks ago. The $12.2 million available for issuance had been used up by early March, as predicted in a prior post.
Do you have a breakthrough business idea? Are you ready to launch the next big startup? For ten years, the Minnesota Cup competition--the largest statewide new venture competition in the United States-- has supported and accelerated the development of innovative business ideas from around the state. In 2014, the Cup opens for entries on March 24th. State residents have until May 9th to submit entries to compete for $300,000 in prize money.
Yesterday, Minnesota Cup hosted the inaugural Women's Entrepreneur Event sponsored by Fredrikson & Byron. It was held at the Carlson School of Management and provided the audience with an opportunity to listen to prominent women business leaders in the community. Topics included financing, choosing advisory boards, raising capital and many more!