Happy New Year! This month’s meeting changed to Monday, January 19th at CoCo, Downtown Minneapolis

It’s been a crazy start to the new year, this month only we will move to the third Monday of the month at CoCo Downtown.

This month’s presentation…

Experiencing Smart Retail: Physical Stores + Mobile + Big Data with Jake Joraanstad, CEO of Myriad Mobile

Jake-JoraanstadNative mobile and web apps have evolved the way we experience daily shopping. At the same time online and retail brands are researching our buying habits and needs, retailers are maximizing their physical stores to capitalize on needs, wants and habits. Through innovations like NFC tags and iBeacons paired with apps like Foursquare, Swarm, Twitter and Facebook, retail is becoming a highly personalized experience. Learn more about these technologies and the future of smart retailing.

Jake Joraanstad is the co-founder and CEO of Myriad Mobile, a mobile software development company headquartered in Fargo, N.D. Jake and his team of developers, designers, and strategists have worked on more than 200 projects and helped businesses of all sizes solve problems through inventive technologies. Myriad takes a dedicated focus on developing solutions for industries including banking, insurance, agriculture, manufacturing, retail, healthcare, and education.

Jake is heavily involved in the region’s entrepreneurial community. He is a co-founder of Emerging Prairie and enjoys helping with local startup events including Startup Weekend Fargo and 1 Million Cups Fargo. He serves as a board member and technology advisor for BogoBrush, an ecologically sound and socially engaged toothbrush company. Recognized as one of Prairie Business Magazine’s 40 Under 40 in 2013, Jake is passionate about helping others succeed in business and utterly obsessed with technology that makes life simpler. You can follow Jake on Twitter at @jakefromfargo

Join us for Food and Drink compliments of Hyper IQ at 6:00pm. Presentation begins at 6:30pm.


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Mobile March 72dpiBe sure and take advantage of early-bird ticket pricing for the 2015 edition of Mobile March at the Earle Brown Heritage Center on March 2015. Sign via Eventbrite below.

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Also, if you’re interested in presenting at Mobile March, just click here and submit your presentation.

We hope you can make it January 12th for Mobile Twin Cities!!