Beta.MN, the well-known supporter and connector for Minnesota startups, is putting on its Showcase at 5:30 on April 11. Come check us out at:
300 2nd St SE, Minneapolis
LAb651 Founder, Justin Grammens, writes about our work at UR Turn. Good partners in the Twin Cities make good products.
MinneStar held its semi-annual MinneDemo on February 8 at the Guthtrie. UR Turn was thrilled to be chosen as one of 7 companies to demo for 7 minutes in front of 700 eager tech industry thought leaders.
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.
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!
Dr. Sherry Muterspaugh Walling interviews UR TURN Founder Angie Eilers on the challenges and well-being of startup leaders. Listen here to the 30 minute podcast interview: http://tech.mn/news/2017/04/24/candor-with-angie-eilers-ur-turn/
Dr. Angie Eilers pitched to a full room at 1 Million Cups on April 19 at the James J. Hill Center. The Kauffman Foundation-supported event invites two local entrepreneurs to present their startup to a diverse audience of mentors, advisors, and entrepreneurs. For more, check out
Angie Eilers was invited to pitch at the Seed Stage Track on March 1 at Venture Summit West, held in Mountain View, California. Over 200 companies participated and as many investors attended; topics ranged from clean tech to ed tech. Venture Summit West is a part of Young Startup Ventures www.youngstartup.com
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 email@example.com