VR homes, earnings calls, million finalists, and more. This is the news in Minnesota tech and startup for the week of Friday, August 6.

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James McNeal, Principal Architect of James McNeal Architecture and Design

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Headlines:

Suma Brands Secures $150 Million Series A

Ecolab Opens New Design Center in Eagan

Meda Announces Million Dollar Challenge Finalists

Best Buy Announces Investments With Brown Venture Group

Bright Health Releases Q2 Financials in Earnings Call

Claros Technologies Raises $5.3 Million Series A

Niron Magnetics Raises $21.3 Million

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