[Vote] The 2017 Minnesota Cup High Tech Finalists At A Glance



Who Should Win The 2017 Minnesota Cup High Tech Division?

  • TeamGenius (51%, 179 Votes)
  • Extempore (43%, 153 Votes)
  • Starting 11 (6%, 20 Votes)

Total Voters: 352

Three Minnesota Tech Startups are vying for the crown in this years Minnesota Cup competition from the High Tech Division; alphabetically, they are: Extempore, Starting 11, and TeamGenius.

These entrepreneurs will be soon be making their final pitches to judges for a decision that could forever change their trajectory. In anticipation of that, we connected with each respective team for brief interviews (below) and a chance for our audience to cast their vote (above).

They were each given a glimpse of these same five questions moments prior to our on the record interview; take a look at how they answered and cast your vote for the TECHdotMN audience favorite!

1. What is your company all about – who, what, where, when, why and how?
2. What stage are you at and what market validation / traction do you have?
3. How do you charge and how big is your opportunity quantified?
4. What is the biggest question mark surrounding your success?
5. Why should you win the Minnesota Cup?

Extempore Cofounder and CEO Carlos Seoane

Starting 11 Cofounder Teague Orgeman

TeamGenius Cofounder and CEO Todd Larson