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The Podcast: Boomerang with Mary Rick of the City of St. Paul

On Episode 53, Kevin and Jac welcome Mary Rick, Director Of Business Development for the City of St. Paul to talk about boomeranging from Minnesota to San Francisco and back again. Mary updates on programs happening in St. Paul including Full Stack St. Paul and the Restaurant Resiliency Program.

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Hype Time

Every episode we ask our guest to name drop someone doing cool things in the tech community. Mary gives a shout out to Dario Otero and Mondo Davison of Youth Lens 360 (Listen to their episode here), Clarence Bethea of Upsie (Listen to his episode here), and Evva Karr of Glitch.

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About The Podcast

This is a podcast for tech and entrepreneurship in Minnesota. Kevin McArdle, owner of SureSwift Capital, and Jac Stark, Community Manager for set out to tell the stories of the individuals that make up the Minnesota tech and startup capital of the North. Join us every Tuesday as we interview people from across the ecosystem about their journeys.

Alex Skjong
Alex oversees the content produced for BETA, Twin Cities Startup Week, and When he’s not writing or editing, there’s a good chance he’s enjoying a refreshing brew and explaining the merits of heavy metal (of which there are many).