Founders Of St. Cloud Startup Build Tech Portfolio On The Prairie



Via Star Tribune

“Entrepreneurs Ryan Weber and Rob Weber got their start while studying at St. Cloud State University and never saw a reason to leave Stearns County.

When they sold their company NativeX two years ago it was still based in Sartell, and their Great North Labs venture-capital company has a St. Cloud address along with one in Minneapolis.”

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  • Daren Cotter

    Keep up the great work Rob & Ryan! I appreciate everything you’re doing for #MNTech.

    • Jeff Pesek

      Yes, and:

      “This doesn’t seem to be the kind of observation that would seem newsworthy, but unfortunately it still is. The idea that Minnesota remains a technology backwater is so hard to knock down that it came up right away in a recent conversation with the Weber brothers about their plans.”

      – just because it came up in conversation doesn’t (a) mean it’s true or (b) make it newsworthy, Lee.