Fifteen Million Reasons to Enter the Minnesota Cup: 8thBridge Video Interview


What started three years ago as a garage hack between a few friends has boomed into what is arguably Minnesota’s hottest startup company.

Initially coined Alvenda (now 8thBridge), the creation launched in early 2009 “and brought a direct online shopping experience to consumers on Facebook for the first time in history,” according to Founder and CEO Wade Gerten.