Portfolio Company News

Omnia Fishing Raises $1 Million to Launch Shop-By-Lake Concept [Omnia Fishing, Twin Cities Busineses]

Forever Changing the Two-Week Pay Period, Branch Messenger Launches Branch Pay™ to Give Hourly Employees Instant Access to Earnings [Branch Messenger, BusinessWire]

Local Startup Learn To Live Rakes in Millions For Mental Health Software [Learn To Live, TECH{dot}MN]

Startup catches $1M to launch e-commerce site for anglers [Omnia Fishing, Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal]

David’s Bridal Announces Asset Acquisition of Technology Company Blueprint Registry to Increase Service Offering [Blueprint Registry, David’s Bridal]

David’s Bridal acquires digital gift registry startup Blueprint Registry [Blueprint Registry, GeekWire]

Repeat Minnesota Tech Entrepreneurs Raise $1m For A New Adventure With Omnia Fishing [Omnia Fishing, TECH{dot}MN]

Blue Cross affiliate Stella Development invests in startups [Learn to Live, StarTribune]

VC-Backed ilos Videos Changes Name To VidGrid [VidGrid (fka ilos Videos), TECH{dot}MN]

High-tech delivery service to expand into new markets after closing on $2.6M [Dispatch, Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal]

Dispatch Prepares to Launch in New Markets With $2.6M Raise [Dispatch, Minne Inno]

St. Paul’s Structural raises $2.5 million in equity capital [Structural, StarTribune]