Stinson Leonard Street Partner Minnesota Cup Organizes Upcoming Twin Cities Startup Week
Entrepreneurs, artists, inventors and many others will gather for a week of social events, educational sessions and speaker panels during the Twin Cities Startup Week. There are more than 50 planned events from September 8-13 throughout the metro area.
The week is designed to celebrate and promote the local startup community and provide training on common issues for new businesses like raising capital, working with media, dealing with common legal issues and developing an effective funding pitch.
For more information, and for a list of activities, visit Twin Cities Startup Week's website.
Minnesota Cup is one of the organizers of Twin Cities Startup Week and for the past four years Stinson Leonard Street has been a proud sponsor of Minnesota Cup. Each year the firm hosts a reception at its Minneapolis office to recognize the student division participants and the firm's attorney's volunteer serve as judges in different categories and to mentor participants. The event supports emerging entrepreneurs from across the state through events, educational programming and an annual new venture competition that provides them with tools, resources and support to launch and accelerate the development of their new ventures. Minnesota Cup is the largest statewide new venture competition in the country. More than 10,000 participants have entered the competition and have gone on to successfully launch their businesses, raise capital and create jobs in Minnesota.