Momentum: UR TURN chosen as Capella Prize winner for Best Ed Tech company, MN Cup Finalist, speaker at upcoming events

Of 1300 applicants in the Minnesota Cup, a statewide innovation competition, UR Turn was selected as one of the Top 16 companies to advance to the final event on October 9.  CEO and Founder, Angie Eilers, will pitch at MN Cup as well as at WE Pitch Fest, the premier Women Entrepreneur's event on October 9.  As a featured speaker at Twin Cities Startup Week, Dr. Angie Eilers will serve on a panel of founders at Educelerate at ECMC.  Contact us for more information about attending any of these exciting events.

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UR TURN chosen as semi-finalist for 2017 Minnesota Cup competition

Of the 1, 300 applicants to the Minnesota Cup this year, UR TURN emerges as a semi-finalist. There are 80 competitors in 8 divisions in the semi-final round. UR TURN is competing in the Impact Ventures division which is for mission-based entrepreneurs that aim to have an impact on the critical challenges facing our society including education, sustainability, health, and economic and social equity.  Finalists will be announced in August, 2017. Let the games begin!

UR TURN invited to speak at FemTech

Founder Angie Eilers spoke on The Lean Startup Method on November 10 at a one day crash course on startups taught by practicing entrepreneurs/CEOs for aspiring & emerging female entrepreneurs. FemTech was co-sponsored by TECHDOTMN and COCO Uptown in Minneapolis. Contact Adrienne Clairmont for a video of Angie's talk and for more information at adrienne.clairmont@gmail.com

UR TURN receives funding from Program Related Investor Jeanne M. Voigt Foundation

The Jeanne M. Voigt Foundation has provided a Program Related Investment to UR TURN. Program Related Investments are investments that private foundations, like the Jeanne M. Voigt Foundation, make in order to advance their charitable objectives. UR TURN is honored, after considerable review within the Twin Cities entrepreneurial ecosystem, to be one of two recipients.