Welcome back to the Great North Ventures newsletter! This month we have advice for founders featured in our latest podcast episode.

In the latest episode of “Execution is King” we feature the best advice for founders, recorded live at our 2021 Annual Event.

What is the Great North Annual Event? Every year, we gather investors, founders, and ecosystem builders together for networking and progress updates.

This year, we captured advice from our stakeholders, people who have proven they can execute.

Listen to the full episode for guidance on:

  1. Hiring and Firing
  2. Leadership
  3. Go to market

…and more.

Two ventures from our venture studio, NextGem and Backhouse Brands, are hiring. If you are interested in getting in early with a high-growth startup opportunity, check out these open positions.

Portfolio Updates

Flywheel Partners with Roche and Genentech to Accelerate
Development of Personalized Healthcare Solutions


vWise partners with IRALOGIX to enable rapid deployment of IRA solutions

Outstate MN: Innovation in Central Minnesota [ZenLord Pro]

Hot 25 Startups 2022: NoiseAware


105 Open Positions

See all open positions on the Great North Ventures careers page

Dispatch is hiring for 70 positions

FactoryFix is hiring for 6 positions

Parallax is hiring for 2 positions

Branch is hiring for 16 positions

Inhabitr is hiring for 3 positions

NoiseAware is hiring for 2 positions

PartySlate is hiring for 2 positions

Flywheel is hiring for 1 position

NextGem is hiring for 2 positions

Backhouse Brands is hiring for 1 position

July Newsletter
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iraLogix closes $22M + Branch expands with Uber

iraLogix Closes Series C
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iraLogix closes $22M Series C

June Newsletter
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Flywheel lands Gates Foundation grant

We're Hiring
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Venture Capital Analyst

We're Hiring
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Executive Assistant – Venture Capital Firm

Great North Ventures Raises $40M Fund II
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Great North Ventures Raises $40 Million Fund II

Investment Thesis: Fund II Strategy
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Investment Thesis: Fund II Strategy

Investment Thesis: Community-Driven Applications
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Investment Theme: Community-Driven Applications

Fund II Theses: Solving Labor Problems
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Investment Theme: Solving Labor Problems

April Newsletter
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Trends in the Gig Economy + Work in the Metaverse

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MinneBar 14 Recap

Minnesota Innovation Collaborative
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Minnesota Innovation Collaborative

engineer and various business information. Internet of things industry.
Pradip Madan

IoT 3.0

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Healthcare Innovation