The Power of Startups

Starting From Scratch Doesn’t Mean Starting Alone

If you’re wondering how to start a business in North Dakota, look no further. We are here to help you navigate business loans to business license applications to location logistics. Even if you are a solo entrepreneur, you never have to go it alone. We have created a network of helpful resources to develop a true entrepreneur ecosystem in the region.

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Best county for young professionals in North Dakota


Best state to start a business


State with most accessible financing

Evolve Grand Forks

Resources Designed for Entrepreneurs

Coworking Spaces & Programs

Your Entrepreneur Community

UND Center for Innovation

Success starts here

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Questions about entrepreneurship in Grand Forks? Our workforce development manager, Becca Cruger, is ready to answer your questions and connect you to our region’s resources.

Cruger Becca

Becca Cruger

Workforce Development Manager
Phone: 701.738.0009
Email: Beccac@grandforks.org

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