Coalition Members

Forge North is a coalition of dozens of individuals and organizations. Learn more about us below.

Coalition Members - Organizations

Organizations in the Forge North Coalition include startups, entrepreneur support organizations, investors, service providers, nonprofits, government entities, and more. Learn more about the partners who make up our Coalition!

86 Proof

AMMI Risk Solutions

AmpliFi

Anarus, Inc.

AngelPolleNation, LLC and Avisen Legal, P.A.

Annum

Annum

Aqualith Media

Bread and Butter Ventures

Brown Venture Group

Carlson Commercial

Non-executive team member
Carlson Partners

Cedar Credit Builder

Center For Economic Inclusion

Civic Eagle

Collectivity

Conscious Connections

Cordavii Brand Consulting

Dillard Movers/Dillard Services

Diverse Supplier Development Corporation

Earnest Capital

Eat Drink Dish Mpls

Economic Impact Catalyst

Ecotone Analytics

Eva Medtec

Eva Medtec

Excelsior Ventures

Fahren

Fooditive Group

Full Stack Saint Paul

Gilbert Law PLLC; Mosaic LLC

Glen Nelson Center at American Public Media

Coalition Members - Individuals

Individuals in the Forge North Coalition have followed many paths. We have founded startups, served and funded founders, and created spaces for founders to gather and tools they need to succeed. Look for a familiar face or company below or reach out to add yourself to our community!

Dale F Weeks

President and CEO
Global Leadership and Benchmarking Associates

Dalton Scott

Founder
Conscious Connections

Damola Ogundipe

Founder + CEO
Civic Eagle

Dan Atkins

Founder/Owner/CEO
MinneAnalytics

Daniel Gilbert

Attorney, Managing Director
Gilbert Law PLLC; Mosaic LLC

Danielle Steer

Managing Director
Lunar Startups

Dave Elliston

Sr. Tech Recruiter
SPS Commerce

David Garcia

Founder / CEO
AMMI Risk Solutions

Diane Rucker

Executive team member (decision-maker)
University Enterprise Labs (UEL)

Dominic Iannazzo

Partner
Ernst & Young LLP

Dr. Paul Campbell

Co-Founder/ Partner
Brown Venture Group

Elaine Ogilvie

President
Supplier Diversity Solutions

Emily Soltvedt

Portfolio Manager
Riverbridge Partners

Erik R Moe

Founder
Uptowns Refined and Upcycled LLC

Evon M. Spangler

Managing Partner
Spangler and de Stefano, PLLP

George Hadjiyanis

Founder and Principal Consultant
Launch Avenue

Golnaz Yamoutpour

Founder
Eat Drink Dish Mpls

Heather M Polivka

HeatherP Solutions

Igor Koshutin

CEO
HipStar LLC

Isaak Rooble

Director
Somali American National Institute-SANI

J. DeVon Nolen

Primary
Bete Noire Consulting LLC

Jack Dempsey

Senior Vice President
Norwest Equity Partners

Jason Breen

Senior Director of Insights, Strategy & Innovation
Target

Jeff Bennett

Founder and CEO
Morari Medical

Jeffrey C. Robbins

AngelPolleNation, LLC and Avisen Legal, P.A.

Jeffrey Riley

Research Professional
University of Minnesota

Jess Strohm

Producer
gen.boutique

Jessica Berg

Director
Minnesota Cup

Jim Moar

Founder/Owner/CEO
MN Emerging Software Advisory (MESA)

Joe Gagnon

Managing Director / Founder
SAB Co. Software

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