Thank You Sponsor: Andcor

by The TECHdotMN Team

It is important we recognize those who financially sponsor TECHdotMN because their direct contribution advances Minnesota’s technology industry.

Thank you Andcor for reinvesting!

What does Andcor do and why?

Andcor provides innovative talent acquisition and assessment solutions designed for MN-based emerging growth companies.

The underlying belief that drives our business is that people are the core to success in an emerging company. For an emerging company to be successful – it must have a world-class leadership team with: ‘shared vision’, ‘complementary skills’, and ‘mutual trust and respect’.

“Vision without execution is hallucination.” – Thomas Edison

When did Andcor start and what is the background?

Andcor was founded in 1969 by Dennis Anderson and is based in Wayzata, MN. Initially Andcor focused on entry-level placement of college graduates.

What is something unique about Andcor?

Andcor invests in approximately 50% of its clients both through both taking equity in lieu of cash and direct investment activities.

Why do you sponsor TECHdotMN?

Jeff & Mike’s contagious enthusiasm in combination with a proven track record in being a major catalyst in the recent development of MN’s next generation of innovative technology ventures – in more facets than they know.

How could Minnesota’s tech industry be better from your perspective?

State Board of Investment (SBI) commit capital on par with other states in venture capital and private equity firms that focus their investments in MN-based companies (both newcomers to the scene and established firms).