Minnesota Wire is a custom design, development and manufacturing company for wire, cable and interconnect assemblies. The company has been engineering and manufacturing elegant solutions for complex custom cable assemblies since 1968. We are a full-service development and manufacturing house for wire, cable and harness assemblies. We excel at solving unique and difficult electrical interconnect problems for the medical, defense, industrial, aerospace and other markets.
The 3M Companyis an American multinational conglomerate corporation based in St. Paul, Minnesota. 3M headquarters are in the St. Paul suburb of Maplewood, Minnesota. With $30 billion in sales, 3M employs 88,000 people worldwide and produces more than 55,000 products, including: adhesives, abrasives, laminates, passive fire protection, dental products, electronic materials, medical products, car-care products (sun films, polish, wax, car shampoo, treatment for the exterior, interior and the under chassis rust protection), electronic circuits, and optical films. 3M has operations in more than 65 countries including 29 international companies with manufacturing operations and 35 companies with laboratories. 3M products are available for purchase through distributors and retailers in more than 196 countries, and online directly from the company.
Teamvantage is the outsourcing solution for your parts and manufacturing needs. At Teamvantage, our capabilities provide the competitive edge you need to reduce costs and meet the demands of today’s competitive marketplace. We have the experience and the resources to design, develop, manufacture and assemble everything from essential components to finished devices and equipment. Our engineers are constantly at the forefront of new and innovative part and process developments that save our clients time and money in manufacturing , labor and materials. Our focus is serving the medical device, electronics, defense and industrial markets.
Aerospace Manufacturing, Inc.
Leading provider of original equipment, manufactured aircraft parts, weldments, assemblies and machined components. Established in 1996, Aerospace Manufacturing's 35,000 sq. ft. facility has produced thousands of aircraft engine mounts, aircraft exhaust systems, float fittings, landing gear and various other welded and machined components and assemblies for both certified and experimental aircraft manufacturers.
ReconRobotics is the world leader in tactical micro-robot and personal sensor systems. Worldwide, nearly 4,000 of the company's robots have been deployed by the U.S. military and international friendly forces, federal, state and local law enforcement agencies, bomb squads and fire/rescue teams. Each day, they use the company's mobile Recon Scout; and Throwbot; devices to protect their personnel, minimize collateral damage, and gain immediate reconnaissance within dangerous and hostile environments.
The company was formed in 2006 to commercialize robotics technology developed at the University of Minnesota Distributed Robotics Laboratory under funding from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) and the National Science Foundation, among others. Today, ReconRobotics markets its products through a distribution network in more than 33 countries. Among the users of Recon Scout robots are the U.S. Air Force, Army, Navy and Marine Corps, as well as many federal agencies, including the U.S. Marshals, Border Patrol, FBI, ICE and ATF.
Strategy Associates of Mpls
Provide professional services in development of strategies for small and mid-size manufacturing in sales and marketing.
Vighter Medical Group, LLC
Vighter provides cost effective medical direction and medical support services incorporating industry best practices to government and commercial organizations.
Tee It Up For The Troops
Tee It Up For The Troops is a non-profit dedicated to the support of military members past and present. Fundraising is done primarily through golf events across the country, but other sources of revenue are also available.
Donations have been made to over 200 various support programs.
Richard L. Kelso, LLC
Training for carry permits in Minnesota, Wisconsin and Florida. Also provide motorcycle safety training.
Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC)
Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) is a leading technology integrator providing full lifecycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, and enterprise IT markets. We design, develop, and sustain offerings that empower diplomatic missions, support warfighter requirements, and advance exploration from the ocean floor to outer space. We maintain leadership positions in supply chain management, hardware integration, and global network integration. Our diversified contract base enables us to provide end-to-end capabilities and solutions across mission and enterprise lifecycles.
SPEEC Inc. dba BUYLIGHTING.COM
BuyLighting.com sells replacement light bulbs of all kinds: fluorescent, incandescent, LED, compact fluorescent, halogen. We also sell some ballasts and sockets.
WSI Industries, Inc.
WSI Industries is a large, ISO 9001:2008/AS9100C, contract manufacturer of precision machined components serving the Aerospace and Defense industries. Since 1950, we have been providing innovative, turn-key, manufacturing solutions to our customers, while maintaining exceptional levels of quality and delivery performance as recognized by multiple outstanding supplier achievement awards.
Arc Suppression Technologies
Arc Suppression Technologies is an early-stage, Minnesota-based technology company whose ground-breaking product family solved an age old problem that has plagued industry since the earliest introduction of electrical power: electrical contact arcing. We provide both AC and DC power arc suppressors that can meet the needs of a wide range of commercial, industrial and defense applications.
ProMation Systems, Inc..
ProMation Systems develops standard and custom electronic Quality Management Systems for manufacturing companies. Typical automated processes could be Corrective and Preventive Action (CAPA), Nonconforming Material (NCM), Engineering Change Orders (ECO), Controlled Documentation (CDOC), Equipment and Facility Maintenance (MNT), Training (TRN), Vacation (VAC), and many others. Each process is typically customized to exactly fit your company's needs.
In addition, ProMation Systems will work with you to define and develop a process module which is unique to your organization. And, the more complex the process, the more benefit you'll see.
Genesis Business Centers, Ltd.
Genesis Business Centers, Ltd (Genesis) provides business development services to inventors and entrepreneurs in respect of helping them to secure angel and/or venture capital funding, to establish corporate strategic alliances, to establish licensing and joint venture agreements, to establish R&D collaboration partnerships under the BIRD Foundation framework, and to generally grow and expand their pathways to success.
Minnesota Nano Center
The Minnesota Nano Center, or MNC, is a state-of-the-art facility for interdisciplinary research in nanoscience and applied nanotechnology. The Center offers a comprehensive set of tools to help researchers develop new micro and nanoscale devices, such as integrated circuits, advanced sensors, microelectromechanical systems (MEMS), and microfluidic systems. The MNC is also equipped to support nanotechnology research that spans many science and engineering fields, allowing advances in areas as diverse as cell biology, high performance materials, and biomedical device engineering.
Transcomp, Inc., DBA Evolve Systems, specializes in two business verticals: web development and merchant processing which intersect in E-commerce websites and online payment applications.
We offer a wide range of options to build your web presence, including shopping carts, event management interfaces, Content Management Systems (CMS), and payment forms. We build the framework for a powerful workhorse web site, then give you complete control so you can update the site at any time in-house. We offer everything from build-it-yourself sites to custom solutions, along with a range of web hosting services and built-in search engine optimization.
Read more: http://evolve-systems.com/about-us
NP2H is a consulting and contract business development company with extensive experience in business development, program management, and technology development, working with DoD customers and defense industry partners - both domestic and international. Our sweet spot is strategy development and winning business for our clients. Our best connectivity is with Army, National Guard, Marine Corps and Special Operations Forces (SOF) communities.
Edin & Associates
Provide Government SBIR/contract management support for small businesses. Primary support areas are cost accounting system development, proposal development and contract administration.
McNally Industries, LLC
McNally is a full-service manufacturer providing product design and testing as well as build-to-print manufacturing
Ayrshire Electronics is a full-service Electronic Manufacturing Service Provider. We provide high-mix, low-medium volume circuit board assembly, rapid prototyping and box-build services, combined with world class repair and support services. Ayrshire Electronics is ISO9001, ISO13485, AS9100 and Nadcap Certified.
Speed Gems, Inc.
We mostly sell our services through IPS, Napco, and BAE.
We have traveled to Columbia and Brazil for major project training and trouble-shooting.
We specialize in M113 upgrades. Our transmissions, transfer-gear cases, pivot brake and steering differentials have been used in vehicles in every theater. We have shipped to Pakistan, Turkey, Spain, Norway, Brazil, Columbia. We have built units for The Army rebuild base at Anniston which have gone to Afghanistan and Iraq.
Cinch Systems, Inc.
Cinch Systems Inc., a full-line manufacturer of high-quality products focused on the government and commercial security markets has received UL 1076 approval on the Cinch Systems Protector System. This system includes a touch screen command center with a scrambled keypad option, 100% AES encrypted end-to-end communications, five-amp power supply and advanced system performance metrics. The Cinch Protector line is immediately available.
Cinch Systems was founded in 2005 to address the need for a high-security, state-of-the-art, easy to use intrusion detection COTS product for the U.S. Government and other customers. At Cinch we focus on listening to our customers and end-users and include them into the product development process to insure we provide the solutions
Donaldson Company, Inc.
Donaldson Aerospace & Defense is a leading worldwide provider of filtration systems for the aerospace and defense industry. Our filtration solutions protect fixed wing aircraft, rotorcraft, military ground vehicles, electronic equipment, space vehicles, missiles, military shipboard systems, and amphibious vehicles. We are committed to advancing filtration technology, providing quality products and prompt customer service. Our group serves customers from sales, engineering, and manufacturing locations around the world.
Donaldson is a leading worldwide provider of filtration systems that improve people's lives, enhance our Customers' equipment performance, and protect our environment. We are a technology-driven Company committed to satisfying our Customers' needs for filtration solutions through innovative research and development, application expertise, and global presence. Our over 12,800 employees contribute to the Company's success by supporting our Customers at our more than 100 sales, manufacturing, and distribution locations around the world.
Creative Processes, Inc.
We provide management consulting and interim management for companies that are struggling. Our clients' situations range from struggling with slow or no growth to financial distress. Our expertise is primarily in manufacturing and distribution companies.
Collaborative Design Group
Collaborative Design Group provides comprehensive architectural, structural engineering, interior design, preservation, and planning services to a nation-wide clientele.
We are noted for our constant outcome-oriented focus, an acute understanding that buildings are instruments of service as well as aesthetic concerns. We believe the goal of good design is to maximize benefit to the client, and have demonstrated the vitality of this philosophy on each of our many projects, with satisfied clients and many awards as testament to our success.
Our clients range across Federal and State agencies, DoD units, private industry, and institutional owners.
Command Strategies, LLC
Consulting services in business development with US Government. Also provide bid & proposal services, marketing communications and direct marketing capabilities.
U.S. Small Business Administration
The Office of Entrepreneurial Development (OED) oversees a network of programs and services that support the training and counseling needs of small business. It is SBA's technical assistance arm with resource partners located throughout the country. OED also targets market segments such as women, encore entrepreneurs, veterans, young entrepreneurs, regional clusters and next level businesses poised for growth through offerings crafted to respond to the unique needs of these and other small business industries.
Raytheon - BBN Technologies, Inc.
BBN Technologies solves real problems through the creation and disciplined application of advanced technology. With expertise spanning information security, speech and language processing, networking, distributed systems, and sensing and control systems, BBN scientists and engineers have amassed a substantial collection of innovations and patented solutions. Today, BBN is managing the planning and design of GENI, an advanced network testbed spanning the United States; is saving lives in Iraq and Afghanistan with its Boomerang shooter Detection System; operates the first metro quantum cryptography network; has deployed the first real-time foreign broadcast monitoring system; and has proven the benefits of the world's first stereo digital mammography system in clinical trials. For more information, visit www.bbn.com.
Navy League Minnesota
Support and promote active duty and reserve in the U.S. Navy, Coast Guard, and Marine Corps. We served as the USS MINNESOTA Commissioning Committee. We also sponsor five U.S. Naval Sea Cadet Programs.
Lowell, Inc. is a contract manufacturer that provides precision machining and assembly service to the Medical Device, Aerospace and Defense markets. For over 50 years, Lowell has been a quality and technology leader. Our employees are the key to our long-term success. Lowell's quality system is registered to ISO 9001:2008.
University of Minnesota, Office of Business Relations
One of the nation's largest schools, the University of Minnesota offers baccalaureate, masters, and doctoral degrees in virtually every field from medicine to business, law to liberal arts, and science and engineering to architecture.
Blue Sky Sciences, Inc.
Developing a new carbon composite material that can operate at 1,000 degrees Centigrade as a thermo-electric cell.
Center for Compact & Efficient Fluid Power, University of Minnesota
The Center for Compact and Efficient Fluid Power (CCEFP) is a National Science Foundation-funded Engineering Research Center focused on transformational research in fluid power (hydraulics and pneumatics). CCEFP was founded in 2006 and is headquartered at the University of Minnesota. Other schools participating in CCEFP research include Georgia Institute of Technology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Milwaukee School of Engineering, North Carolina State University, Purdue University and Vanderbilt University. CCEFP has approximately 50 industry members ranging in size from startups to some of the largest companies on the planet.
Product Development Associates, Inc.
Organization of professional engineers and managers providing cost effect and innovative solutions for all phases of product development based on our extensive engineering experience and capabilities. PDA can serve as a virtual extension of your engineering department or as an independent partner for developments.
Quality Circuits, Inc.
Full service provider to OEM and other electronics industries in need of Flex/Rigid Flex, PCB and PCBA's in need of high quality/reliability products. Specializing in 25+ years of manufacturing with rapid response in delivery, design and customer satisfaction. www.qciusa.com
ZMoore Partners LLC
ZMoore Partners, LLC dba ZMP is a Service-disabled Veteran and Minority-owned Small Business (SDVO/M/SB) with a manufacturing location in Lake City, Minnesota and Headquarters in Woodbury, MN. Dual owned by U.S. Navy veterans (51% Hispanic-owned/49% Woman-owned), ZMP has been in business since 2012 designing and manufacturing tactical vests, holsters, backpacks, magazine and other pouches, Ghille suits, and other tactical gear designed under its own, and third-party, labels for individual soldiers/Special Forces, police/security forces/SWAT, and the prepared citizen markets. Our manufacturing facility consists of 15 industrial sewing machines, cutting tables, and ancillary support equipment in a 2,000 sq foot facility based in rural Minnesota.
General consulting, assisting companies grow government business.
Honeywell is a Fortune 100 company that invents and manufactures technologies to address some of the world’s toughest challenges linked to global macrotrends such as energy efficiency, clean energy generation, safety and security, globalization and customer productivity. With approximately 132,000 employees worldwide, including more than 22,000 engineers and scientists, we have an unrelenting focus on performance, quality, delivery, value and technology in everything we make and do.
Alternative System Concepts, Inc.
Helped multiple DOD organizations transition to VHDL based design methods through small business contacts.
Trusted Semiconductor Solutions
Trusted Semiconductor Solutions, Inc. designs and delivers integrated circuits, radiation detection products and electronic systems solutions for military, defense, space and industrial markets. Our core competencies include: Application specific ICs development from concept to qualified product delivery, Electronic system engineering including software, mechanical design, manufacturing and environmental test, Radiation hardened by design of SOI and Bulk CMOS; radiation modeling and mitigation, MIL-STD testing and screening, Advanced package development, modeling and assembly, and Radiation sensors and detector products.
Weber Shandwick offers a full range of communications and public relations services. We shape ideas to move companies and organizations forward. With 72 offices around the world (23 in North America) we're not only able to provide clients with global reach, but we're also able to tap into an unparalleled level of experience and expertise. We get people thinking and acting in new ways so they connect with and advocate for your brand. The Minneapolis office of Weber Shandwick has extensive experience working with both government and private sector clients operating in the military/defense space.
Cross Custom Crating, LLC
Designer and manufacturer of custom wood shipping crates and boxes.
Quality Thermal Technologies, Inc.
Nadcap accredited heat treater for aluminum, PH stainless steels, and copper-beryllium alloys.
DalyWorks provides logistics consultation by assessing current shipping practices then presenting options that focus on creating efficiencies, reducing costs while providing high visibility and accountability of your shipping. From a single document or box needing domestic overnight service to a container of finished goods heading for foreign markets, DalyWorks has the resources to fit your needs.
Superior Access Solutions
Superior Access Solutions is a communications system reseller and integrator. SAS specializes in engineering communications networks that transport video, data, voice, and telemetry over IP, fiber optic, and microwave paths. SAS is a vendor-independent reseller, giving us great flexibility in combining the best products to design networks that meet customer requirements.
Venture Isles, LLC helps universities and businesses explore, evaluate and achieve the commercial potential of scientific discoveries and intellectual property. In addition to doing valuations of patents, it offers expertise in estimating market size and competitive assessments. We advise clients on pricing, marketing mix and budgeting for evaluating new products or start-ups. Deliverables include: facilitation of planning; memo reports; in-depth studies; product naming; presentation tools for client use; sales tools; earned media and educating key decision makers on the commercial potential of the client's invention.
MultiSource Manufacturing LLC
MultiSource Manufacturing, LLC operates manufacturing plants in four Minnesota cities - Burnsville, Minnetonka, Anoka, and Ramsey, as well as in Boulder, Colorado. We routinely provide machining (close-tolerance/high-quality precision, diverse, and made-to-order), full-service plastic fabrication of specialty machines, and electromechanical assembly services.
Innovative Chemical Corp.
Manufacturer Of Green Cleaning And Maintenance Products.
Custom Manufacturing: Product Formulations - and Powders
Packaging Sizes - Large or Small Volumes. Producer of: Liquids, Pastes, Gels, Creams.
* Production in full compliance with FDA Regulatory Standards
* Versatile, Flexible, Quality-Driven in meeting unique
* Large, 40,000 Sq. Foot, Modern Manufacturing Facility
The Cleantech Open is a not-for-profit organization that runs the world's largest accelerator for cleantech startups.
Removing the Language Barrier by developing a suite of products that instantly translate whatever you see, hear, say, read, write or type.
NewTown Solutions, Inc
We are a Minneapolis-St. Paul based, woman-owned business dedicating itself to the placement of Engineering, IT and Finance professionals in both contract and direct placement positions.
C Michael Group
C Michael Group is Microsoft partner offering cloud services of Office 365, Dynamics CRM Online, Windows InTune, and Azure.
The business model offering contract information technology assignments to recent veterans of deployment with Signal Corps Information Technology Specialty MOS 25B.
Exlar Corporation, a Curtiss-Wright Company
Exlar engineers and manufactures electromechanical actuators and brushless servo motors. Utlizing roller screw technology, Exlar is the leading provider of electromechanical actuation for harsh environments.
novel electronics, inc
Pressure and Force Distribution Sensor Measurement Technology.
Fourth Factor Engineering, LLC
Fourth Factor's primary charter is System Safety in military applications, Product Safety in commercial applications, and Software Safety in all applications. Fourth Factor Engineering employs additional engineers who provide services in other specialty engineering disciplines, including: Human Factors Engineering (HFE); Reliability, Maintainability, & Testability (RM&T); and Logistics Engineering (Usability). Fourth Factor also provides support for Technical Publications (i.e. operator manuals and maintenance procedures) and offers training in each of the engineering disciplines noted.
Adventium Enterprises, LLC
Adventium Labs solves hard problems in the areas of cyber security, system engineering, and automated reasoning. For cyber security, Adventium Labs protects computers and networks from internal and external cyber-oriented threats. For automated reasoning, Adventium Labs develops model-based reasoning and mathematical analysis technology to automate difficult or error prone tasks for humans. For systems engineering, Adventium Labs develops and applies formal processes to design, model, and analyze complex cyber physical systems including medical devices, avionics, process control systems, and spacecraft.
Adventium's business model is to develop technology to the advanced prototype stage (Technology Readiness Level (TRL) 6-7) at which time we seek open source venues and/or licensing partners to transfer our work to broader use. We also directly commercialize our research when that makes good business sense. An example of this is our Andamio Games division that is commercializing educational games for mobile devices.
Adventium is dedicated to community support and growth, and supports educational, professional, and social initiatives at the local, national, and international levels.
DA2 Consulting is a business development and technology transfer consulting firm specializing in developing growth strategies for hi-tech companies. DA2 possesses a network of relationships with US government agencies and federal research laboratories with a combined annual investment of over $100 Billion. We work for firms of all sizes, from start-ups to Fortune 500 companies.
ChiefOptimizer works with entrepreneurs and their leadership teams to help them break through the ceiling and continue their growth trajectory. The Entrepreneurial Operating System (EOS) is the primary framework that we use to help our clients gain traction. In the end, the goal is for everyone to be 100% on the same page, making progress everyday towards achieving their vision, and functioning as a cohesive and healthy team.
Third Wave Systems
Third Wave Systems is the premier computer-aided engineering (CAE) provider for companies that machine. Our modeling products and services are used by progressive companies to dramatically reduce costs of machined components, accelerate design cycles, improve part quality, and get to market faster. This validated material modeling technology gives engineers access to more information than trial-and-error tests, allowing them to make better decisions.
Third Wave is headquartered in Minneapolis, USA with a remote office in Detroit (USA) and seven international distributors.
New Wave Design & Verification
NewWaveDV is a service company that specializes in customized logic design and independent logic verification for highly sensitive and highly reliable devices for secure computing, DoD and medical applications.
New Wave Components, LLC
The distribution of board level electronic components to the military, consumer electronic, medical, and telecommunication industries (excluding design and development).
Hysitron is the world leader in developing nanomechanical test instruments and has designed cutting edge technology for the scientific community since 1992. As the pioneers of in-situ imaging with nanoindentation and nanomechanical property measurement capabilities, Hysitron has grown with the nanotechnology market for over two decades.
In addition to nanoindentation and microindentation, Hysitron's instrument capabilities include tribology, modulus mapping, dynamic mechanical analysis, acoustic emission monitoring, electrical contact resistance and in-situ SEM and TEM nanomechanical testing. Our instruments are custom designed to solve your nanomechanical property needs and our team of expert scientists is always on hand to answer your questions and help solve your problems.
Navitas Systems LLC is a leader in integrated design, technology development, and manufacturing of innovative energy-enabled system solutions, energy storage products, and power electronics products for commercial, industrial and government agency customers. Navitas Systems products range from customized energy storage solutions for motive, idle-reduction and defense related applications, along with custom renewable energy integrated power systems, to standard products like lithium based lead-acid replacement batteries. Our ruggedized lithium energy storage products are the perfect choice for any high-performance multi-cell battery system that requires lower weight, reduced volume, massively increased cycle life, higher efficiency, and environmental durability.
Precison Gasket Company (dba PGC)
PGC provides engineered parts solutions to OEM manufacturers that seal,protect, enhance and connect machinery, vehicle components and devices. PGC is a privately held manufacturing company.
For more than 30 years, SRA International has been dedicated to solving complex mission and efficiency challenges for the U.S. government. From our headquarters in Fairfax, Va., and from offices and locations around the globe, our more than 6,000 employees support government clients in civilian, defense, health, intelligence, law enforcement and homeland security agencies by delivering IT solutions and professional services in such areas as information technology lifecycle services; cloud and mobile computing; cyber security; solutions development and integration; and, strategy development and organizational change management. We also provide mission-specific domain expertise in areas such as energy and environmental consulting; intelligence analysis; advanced research; and bioinformatics. Our employees' deep commitment to offering real value to our clients and serving our communities is rooted in our ethic of Honesty and Service.
Prime Therapeutics is an independent pharmacy benefit manager that is absolutely committed to the health of those we serve. Our people over profits approach reflects our privately held heritage. We also believe it produces the best results.
Donnelly Custom Manufacturing Company
Donnelly is a custom thermoplastic injection molder specializing in short run manufacturing. We provide full engineering support during design/development and throughout production.
Dynamic Sealing Technologies, Inc. (DSTI) specializes in designing and manufacturing fluid Rotary Union Swivel Joint Products for a wide range of Industries Worldwide. DSTI's rotary union products are used to transfer hydraulic oil, chemicals, water, air and a variety of other liquids and gases from stationary inlets to rotating outlets. DSTI offers a comprehensive line of standard rotary union products and options in addition to providing complete specialized rotary union engineering services including design, simulation, manufacturing, assembly, and testing.
American Science and Technology Corporation
As a full-service engineering company, AST is engaged in the research, development, fabrication, deployment, and commercialization of innovative products. Our expert teams of professional scientists and engineers have solid backgrounds and proven track records in commercial and government projects. As a foundation for future energy, AST aims to provide common sense solutions to difficult scientific, technical, and manufacturing challenges with national security significance, as well as promoting commercial applications of emerging technologies, particularly with regards to the renewable energy industry.
The AST pilot plant includes a 20 kg biomass pretreatment reactor, a 650 L hydrolysis reactor, a 150 L fermenter, a 1 kg/h fluidized bed fast pyrolysis with in situ catalyst upgrade facility, a 7 kg/h auger type fast pyrolysis and a high temperature-pressure autoclave reactors. Since 2009, these equipments have been used to determine governing parameters for producing fiber, chemicals, sugar, pure lignin, biofuel and other high value byproducts. AST uses its proprietary patent pending process to break down lignocellulosic materials into various products. Currently, AST, in collaboration with UWSP, has started a two ton per day processing pilot plant that will be installed during 2014 and will be operational by middle of 2015. This new large pilot plant biorefinery will act as the main instrument that provides the necessary data that will help in the design and installation of the next generation of large scale biorefinery, capable of processing 500 to 1,000 ton per day raw materials.
Ace Precision is an OEM supplier of gas turbine engine components servicing Aerospace and Land Based Gas Turbine markets. Our facility encompasses 90,000 square feet of manufacturing. Ace Precision engineers work directly with customers to ensure the success of their projects from prototype to process development and ultimately through production.
Baker Williams Law Firm
General practice law firm representing the legal needs of military veterans, service members and their families. Practice in business law, employment law (Veterans Preference), estate planning and criminal defense.
Diversified Concepts Intl., Inc.
Diversified Concepts International Inc. is a Minnesota based company that specializes in management consulting, product sourcing, creative designs, importing and general services for small to medium sized businesses. Company's focus is to help clients grow their businesses throughout their life-cycle. We seek to add value by improving business operations in required areas, advising on new products and sources, assisting with offshore procurement, aligning strategic partners, and optimizing product line strategies.
Contract manufacturing and engineering development services for government and medical products.
AA Engineering LLC
Small UAS tech company focused on location services products. Goal is to create a community of UAS/UGS users and business people in the upper Midwest and utilize the community to vet and test products.
IRD Glass is a World Class Supplier of precision glass, optical and ceramic components.
For over thirty years, IRD Glass has been your glass expert, serving the laser, sensor, aerospace, defense, machine vision, process control and medical industries. IRD is sole source to a number of global brand leaders: Honeywell, L3, Rockwell Collins, CyberOptics, TSI, Trumpf, Boston Scientific, Alcon, TDK and more.
IRD Glass specializes in manufacturing custom precision components from glass, ceramic, sapphire, Zerodur Schott filter glass and composites. IRD partners closely with you to assure you receive exactly what you need. IRD Glass currently supplies laser components, precision pressure tubes and mounts, cylindrical and spherical lenses, cuvettes, windows, mirrors, sub-assemblies, prisms, wedges, and thin-film coatings.
The ability to meet your needs makes IRD Glass an award-winning custom component supplier; they are ISO 9001:2008, Veteran-Owned and ITAR registered.
Sundial Solar Consultants
Sundial Solar has installed over 100 solar PV systems since its founding. SS has 18 employees and is the largest solar installer in Minnesota working with commercial, industrial and municipal clients to deploy solar PV on rooftops or groundmounted. SS is an expert in the design, development, installation and servicing of solar PV systems in in both off-grid and grid applications. In addition, SS has high level technical skills in battery backup for demand response and emergency power backup systems.
Shadley Editions LLC
Author, speaker, consultant in aerospace and defense.
Superion Technology is an engineering and consulting services company focused on the design, implementation, and verification of high-complexity Application Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC) and Field Programmable Gate Array (FPGA) designs.
Our core vertical expertise includes high-performance computing, networking, and telecommunications. However, our experience also includes video analytics, satellite applications, high-speed serial interface design, and intellectual property development support.
Logic PD, Inc.
At Logic PD, we are all about our promise to help you launch products that accelerate growth by being the most complete product innovation and product realization company for connected devices, serving the world's most demanding markets. Our offerings of Embedded Electronics Solutions, Internet of Everything (IoE) System Integration, and Product Development and Manufacturing Services help our customers control costs, reduce risk, and deliver innovative solutions to market faster and more profitably.
LiquidCool Solutions (formerly HCI) is a small business headquartered Rochester, MN. It was founded in 2006 to develop high performance gaming systems and engineering workstations based on total liquid submersion and directed flow technology. LiquidCool is focused on developing cooling technology for high-density electronic devices. LiquidCool currently holds 15 patents with additional patents pending.
National Precision Machining & Engineering (NPME)
NPME services Land, Sea, and Air, through precison machining, manufacturing, and assembly of telecommunications, aerospace, defense, agricultural components, parts and products.
Michele K Davis LLC
I am a CPA in the State of Montana. I also have an MBA. I provide unique accounting and consulting services to assist small businesses with DCAA compliance issues, SBIR/STTR pre-award audits, policies and procedures, timesheets, travel (FTR), developing indirect cost rates, federal reporting requirements. I have extensive knowledge of the FAR, FTR, and OMB. I have extensive knowledge with QuickBooks accounting software and past experience with DELTEK (Costpoint) and JAMIS accounting software.
MULTISOURCE MANUFACTURING LLC
PRECISION MACHINING AND ASSEMBLY COMPANY.
Lake Area Bank
Banking Services: Our Mission is to make a substantial impact on the success of families, individuals, and bsuinesses by providing valued products and exceptional friendly service. We are dedicated to creating lasting relationships through partnering with, educating, and counseling those we serve. Lake Area Bank is passionate about making a difference in all we do.
Off We Go Rocketry
High power rocketry retailer and consultant to hobbyists, educational institutions, and quasi government organizations. Retail sales include solid fuel and hybrid motors, recovery systems, avionic systems, and structural components. Professional service consulting on rocket design, construction, simulations, and launch operations.
Being a CEO in a high-tech manufacturing environment for 25 years has provided me with the tools to identify company dynamics. Seventeen years in a TEC/Vistage group with other CEOs has given me the chance to understand other companies in detail and help with growth and succession planning issues.
I offer extensive hands-on expertise in strategic planning, creating strategic international partnerships and buying/selling companies. I am experienced in custom manufacturing as well as long run production of catalog products in factories certified to ISO 9001:2000, DoD, and NASA standards.
One-Cycle Control, Inc.
Technology from Caltech & UC Irvine. Funding from DOE, DOD, CEC, CIEE, REF to develop products. OEM customer base with diversified portfolio of market focus areas: micro-hydro, energy storage, micro-grid, hybrid power, grid stability, etc. End-User customers primarily utilities.
The Minnesota Division has been providing engineering and contract manufacturing services for over 30 years. The division has five world-class engineering and manufacturing facilities: three in Winona, MN, one in Arden Hills, MN (Twin Cities), and one in Rochester MN.
The Benchmark Minnesota Division manufactures high quality printed circuit board assemblies and system integration products for medical, aerospace/defense, telecommunications, networking, industrial, test and instrumentation, and computer OEMs. The Minnesota Division is an FDA Manufacturer of Record for Class 1, 2 and 3 medical devices, and also houses the Benchmark U.S. Product Development and Design Group. Minnesota is home to the headquarters of 20 fortune 500 companies.
Transition Networks, Inc.
Transition Networks, Inc. offers a full suite of fiber networking products that enable you to deliver and manage your network traffic reliably over fiber optics. The company's Transition Networks brand of media converters makes conversion between disparate media types possible; while helping companies leverage their existing network infrastructure. Based in Minneapolis, Transition Networks distributes hardware-based connectivity solutions exclusively through a network of resellers in more than 100 countries.
Cardano Networks is a big data analytics software company, focused on the energy business. It provides data management, data analytics, cybersecurity, and compliance all in one package to large generators and consumers of energy. The value proposition goes beyond smart grid, incorporating macro level and micro level data to provide unique, actionable analytics with clear economic implications for its customers. Cardano is starting its software beta test pilot project with its strategic partner, leveraging these results for market introduction into multiple categories.
Precision data Systems, Inc.
PDS is a Saint Paul based international sales and marketing firm that sells primarily office products and emerging energy efficiency technologies.
Micra Manufacturing believes that dedication to customers and employees creates a culture of high performance with high results. We help our customers bring their projects to life though prototype and production metal fabrication services. From complex machined and fabricated assemblies to high volume custom welding and painting we are the contract manufacturer of choice in Minnesota.
Engineering America, Inc.
Since 1980, Engineering America has operated in the municipal and industrial marketplace offering complete and comprehensive storage tank solutions building CST brand bolted liquid storage tanks as well as CST custom designed geodesic-domed or flat aluminum storage tank covers. We have installed over 1,000 tanks in 19 states providing you with a one-stop resource for your liquid storage needs.
Logic PD, Inc
At Logic PD, we are all about our promise to help you launch products that accelerate growth by being the most complete product innovation and product realization company for connected devices, serving the world's most demanding markets. Our offerings of Embedded Electronics Solutions, Internet of Everything (IoE) System Integration, and Product Development and Manufacturing Services help our customers control costs, reduce risk, and deliver innovative solutions to market faster and more profitably.
Sunrnr of Virginia, Inc.
Cottege Level start up, with a useful practical product, in a growing industry.
Our vision is to be the global leader in water, hygiene and energy technologies and services, providing and protecting what is vital.A trusted partner at more than one million customer locations, Ecolab (ECL) is the global leader in water, hygiene and energy technologies and services that protect people and vital resources. With 2013 sales of $13 billion and 45,000 associates, Ecolab delivers comprehensive solutions and on-site service to promote safe food, maintain clean environments, optimize water and energy use and improve operational efficiencies for customers in the food, healthcare, energy, hospitality and industrial markets in more than 170 countries around the world.
For more Ecolab news and information, visit www.ecolab.com. Follow us on Twitter @ecolab or Facebook at facebook.com/ecolab.
Winona Pattern & Mold
Winona Pattern & Mold designs and builds tooling for the aerospace and cast metal industries. Our capabilities include 3-D engineering, CNC manufacturing and 3-D inspection of tooling and fixtures for the industries we serve.
Permac Industries, Inc.
Certified to AS 9100:2009 rev C, ISO 9001:2008, ISO 13485 and WBENC, with CNC milling, CNC turning, CNC hole drilling and Swiss Machining, Permac is your strategic source from prototypes through high production volume machined parts. With close to 50 years of precision metal and plastic precision machining experience, efficient and state of the art machines and equipment, the Permac machining team will be a valuable supplier and partner. If your goals are highest OTD, lowest DPPM, reducing inventory and overall costs, Permac will provide the focus and support to meet your needs. There is always room for a supplier that will have a positive impact in your organization, company, and industry.
Wisconsin Procurement Institute
Maxim Defense Industries
New start-up company primarily engaged in small arms manufacturing with R & D and design enhancements for producing better, lighter, more reliable weapons and accessories. We are an industrial design centered organization looking to improve existing weapons platforms and develop new ones for the future. We are also looking for commercially available technologies and applying them to Defense and Law Enforcement.
HEI, Inc. designs, develops and manufactures ultra-miniature microelectronics, high density interconnect flexible and rigid-flex substrates, electromechanical hardware, and embedded software with complex user interface solutions for customers engaged in the medical, hearing, telecommunications, military, and aerospace markets. HEI provides its customers with a single point of contact that can take an idea from inception to a fully functional and cost effective product utilizing innovative design solutions and by the application of state-of-the-art materials, processes and manufacturing capabilities.
As a Veteran-Owned and Minority Built Enterprise, we believe we offer a range of consulting services, all designed to help companies reach their full potential. Whether you're looking for a small tweak or complete overhaul, we have you covered. Our services are available a la carte so you can get precisely what you need. Many businesses large and small are looking for experienced, polished, and seasoned teams. But many do not, or cannot approach the top tier executives or sales professionals strictly from the financial investment.
Conditions MM&D LLC
Manufacturer, marketer and distributor of the corrosion sensor called the Corrometer. Product is sold through distributors world wide.
TDX Tech, Inc.
IT solutions provider including equipment and repair.
Superior Access Solutions, Inc
Superior Access Solutions is a privately owned small business. SAS is a vendor and integrator of high-performance communications and video components--encoders, decoders, telemetry devices, video signal monitoring and analysis appliances. SAS engineers and deploys networks--radio, cable, IP (internet protocol)--to transport data, voice, telemetry, and video. Our specialty is transporting high-quality video over IP networks. SAS has created IP networks and video/telemetry distribution systems at several US military test and training ranges--Eglin AFB, FL; Edwards AFB, CA; and the National Training Center at Ft Irwin, CA.
Transition Networks, Inc.
Transition is a small business manufacturer of fiber optic networking and connectivity products with headquarters in Minnesota. Transition Networks offers the ability to affordably integrate the benefits of fiber optics into any data network.
Accentus-Ludus LLC researches, develops, and integrates cutting edge cognitive neuroscience into training designs that accelerate learning and inoculate against stress, improve performance, and save lives. We improve existing training programs and/or create custom training for those who work under immediate onset threat to life stress.
Bromelkamp Government Relations, LLC
Bromelkamp Government Relations provides defense-focused business development consulting to small and medium technology companies wishing to grow their business with the U.S. Department of Defense and other security-related federal agencies. We provide a full suite of professional services including federal market analysis, strategy development, customer identification and engagement, proposal management, GSA schedule assistance, and congressional lobbying. Our founder and President, Tim Bromelkamp, spent 20 years working in the Washington, DC defense community as a staffer for Congress, as a senior analyst for U.S. Army leaders at the Pentagon, and as a consultant. Mr. Bromelkamp maintains a large network of U.S. Government and defense industry contacts that he leverages to support our clients.
Envisioneering is the pre-eminent small business involved in scientific and research engineering services in support of naval spectrum warfare and surface ship electronic warfare. We support advanced research of technologies including: directed energy, high power microwave and radio-frequency systems, high energy lasers, manned and unmanned aviation sensors, counter IED systems, and specialized electro-optical and infrared devices.
Organization is a R&D start-up firm utilizing nanophase materials in different applications, including friction reduction and improving polymer properties.
AbelConn (Photo Etch/ SIE/ CBT)
AbelConn is a premier provider of specialty and custom electronic assemblies, backplanes, connectors, human machine interfaces and components. We provide integrated solutions engineered and crafted to the highest standards of quality, compliance and performance.
Our primary markets are aerospace and defense, both commercial and military in air, space, land and sea environments. Applications include aircraft avionics, flight instruments, communication and navigation systems; satellite, ground and shipboard electronics and are well suited for high reliability needs.
MTI Electronics, Inc.
MTI Electronics provides a full range of PCB Assembly, Electronic Assembly, Box Build, PCB Prototypes, DFM, Testing Services, Through-hole PCB Assembly, full Supply Chain Management and other Circuit Board Assembly Services.
Neumann Protection and Consulting, LLC
Neumann Protection & Consulting, LLC is a comprehensive security and risk management firm that specializes in security guard and patrol services for corporate properties, executive protection and bodyguard services, behavioral threat assessment and management, active shooter training and awareness, workplace violence prevention and mitigation, and asset protection consultation. We also offer anti-terrorism and security awareness training, and various educational security services, to clients with those specific needs.
Mr. Neumann has a masters degree in Security Management with a concentration in Threat Assessment and Asset Management. He has over 10 years of law enforcement tenure, including experience in patrol, investigations, personnel training, and management.
Cain & Polson, LLC
Cain & Polson, LLC is a firm built around a commitment to recruit military veterans with all ranges and types of post-active duty experience. A major focus has been the now-separating or recently separated junior military officer. Other projects have included former enlisted vets with functional specialization. Frequent client requests have included logistics, project management, mechanical and electro-mechanical. Common denominators of our candidates are character, discipline, and adaptability, in addition to functional expertise.
When push button/internet-based recruiting efforts fall short, our clients have recognized the value of engaging a high quality recruiting firm like Cain & Polson to achieve a more targeted and deliberative approach.
North Dakota Small Business Development Center
The ND SBDC helps individuals start, manage and grow their businesses. Our job is to use our expertise to make your business successful. Our consultants have years of experience, know what it takes to start a business in North Dakota, and keep it operating profitably.
Financial Projections & Budgeting
Purchase or Sale of a Business
Funding Your Venture
-----Technology and E-Commerce Support
-----Government Procurement Assistance
-----Contract and Project Management Training
-----Complimentary Reports such as Dodge and Bid-Match
PDRI, a CEB Company
Founded in 1975, PDRI, a CEB company, has built a global reputation of excellence by designing, developing and implementing human capital and training solutions that incorporate the most recent advances in the behavioral sciences and adhere to the highest principles of professional practice. PDRI's PerformanceFIT suite of integrated talent management solutions helps government and commercial clients hire, train, develop, manage and motivate high-performance organizations.
American-Israel Chamber of Commerce & Industry of Minnesota
The American-Israel Chamber of Commerce & Industry of Minnesota was established in 1980 to serve its members by being the best resource and catalyst for developing strategic alliances between the business communities of Minnesota and Israel. The Chamber's goal is to provide services to companies in Minnesota and Israel who want to do business together.
Our members are made up of a diverse cross-section of industry and have expertise in manufacturing, law, finance, venture capital, high technology, agriculture and trade. The Chamber welcomes active membership participation.
The Chamber's Board of Directors provides advice and strategic planning to the officers and the Organization. The role of the board is critical to the continued success of the Chamber.
M.W. Ottinger Sales
M.W. Ottinger Sales is an established multi-agent manufacturer's rep organization located in the Minneapolis/St. Paul metropolitan area. Formed in 1984, we have successfully represented companies selling products to original equipment manufacturers, distributors, and fabricators. The products range from high temperature textiles, insulation materials, specialty mesh products, and adhesives.
The agency covers the Upper Midwestern states and parts of Manitoba, Canada.
We are developer team with almost 15 years experience of innovative web and mobile technologies. Since 2000 we have grown to a company with 130 experts in LAMP, ASP.NET, mobile dev, web design and server administration.
We are happy to work with every client from startups to large enterprises and understand that everyone needs reliable partners. As agile developers, we make more effort for our customers to enhance solutions of any scale and complexity.
IKONICS has served as an international leader in the development of imaging technologies for over 50 years. IKONICS proudly introduces products and process solutions for a diverse array of imaging markets. IKONICS AMS division uses this technology to machine composite materials such as carbon fiber, fiberglass and Kevlar. This process also works on brittle materials such as sapphire, Borofloat and silica.
PFM Consulting, LLC
We are a business resource/referral organization providing vetted resources and referrals for free or discounted vital business services to Veteran Entrepreneurs so they can achieve their business and personal goals. We will be a valued long term resource/referral partner for Veteran Entrepreneurs from startup through the entire business lifecycle. By providing resources and referrals to a vetted network of committed partners we will empower Veteran Entrepreneurs to achieve success in their business and personal lives.
DK Thompson LLC
DK Thompson LLC works in the areas of auditing, accounting, tax and forensic accounting, including fraud examinations. DKT preforms financial statement audits and conducts investigations, compliance reviews, royalty audits, due diligence engagements and has served as a testifying expert at deposition and trial in relation to investigative and bankruptcy-related work.
DKT has led numerous corporate investigations on behalf of audit committees, special committees, and management involving potential accounting irregularities, misappropriation of assets and regulatory inquiries. Her engagements include investigations related to embezzlement, alleged vendor kickbacks, revenue recognition, related party transactions, inappropriate capitalization of costs, accounting for reserves and cut-offs, and proper accruals. DKT also has extensive experience in the gaming industry, having performed background investigations of gaming vendors.
Debra is a national speaker and has co-authored and edited articles for various periodicals and a book published by the American Institute of CPAs.
Veterans Unisource LLC
A SDVOSB which provides sourcing and development of technological solutions for government, military and industry.
We carry top of the line LED lighting products from candelabras to street lights, for Marine vessels to off road vehicles.
We also work with emerging technology to help develop and bring them to market.
Veteran & Military Business Owner Association - VAMBOA
VAMBOA is a 501 (c) 6 non-profit trade association established in 2010 with a nationwide membership of over 5,000 Veteran and Service Disabled Veteran Business Owners. Along with our sister site (www.MilitaryConnection.com), we have over 524,000 combined followers and growing on Twitter and Facebook. VAMBOA has unique and compelling value propositions in the military veteran business space that deliver significant corporate-wide and veteran business owner value.
First American Bank N.A.
We are a small business serving small business. Our founder is a veteran and I am a veteran.
Preferred Controls Inc.
Preferred Controls is a automation and engineering company that specializes in fluid movement. Preferred controls recently completed the complete overhaul of the Minot Air Force Base water wastewater system. We are proficient in electrical engineering and controls for fluid movement. we have a U.L. Panel shop and offer complete design and implementation services.
North Dakota District - Small Business Administration
Integrity Design Engineering
Integrity Design Engineering LLC is a single member LLC of which Mike Wayman is the sole owner. We have a staff of 10 mechanical engineers and designers and are highly competent in a wide variety of mechanical design areas.
Quest Precision, LLC
Recently opened machining and manufacturing company.
Kingfisher Business Solutions, LLC
Kingfisher Business Solutions (KBS) is a forward thinking, client focused company with experience in multiple and diverse industries. Through collaboration with key stakeholders it develops strategies that strengthen corporate value and increase market share by providing practical goal oriented solutions aligned with corporate strategy. KBS is also developing business opportunities that harness new and innovative technologies to detect and repair structural and corrosive deficiencies. Clients also engage KBS to advise on technical and business matters, or to support their own business development efforts.
Performs manufacturing for medical device, defense, and energy industries. Specialty is molding and assembly for implantable devices, focusing primarily on silciones, PEEK, and other polymers.
Amadeo Law Firm, PLLC
The Amadeo Law Firm is a 21st Century legal boutique, leveraging technology to provide sophisticated counseling services to technology companies, government contractors, entrepreneurs and Fortune 200 companies.
Almen Law PLLC
Law firm offering general counsel services with a focus on dispute resolution and litigation. We understand the relationship between legal and business decisions, and the unintended effects and benefits of these decisions. We also understand the importance of a succinct process because our client's time is valuable. Our principal has experience with patent dependent start up companies and litigation ranging from conversion to class action.
GDSI is a resource for printed electronics including, membrane switches, D/SPC, sensors, heater circuits and screen/digital printed overlays.
M2 Solutions LLC
M2 Solutions is limited liability small business, specializing in Sourcing Compliance and Subcontract Management consulting to the federal government subcontractor base.
M2 Solutions was incorporated in the State of Minnesota, August 2015 by its founder, William (Bill) Medcalf. M2 Solutions strength comes from Bill’s more than 30 years’ contract management experience within both the federal government and in private industry. Consulting/Project Services offered:
Sourcing/Subcontract Management Compliance Reviews
- Source selection
- Selection of contract type
- Contract formation
- Subcontract Management (from award to close out)
- Subcontract Close-out Activities
Other Services offered
- Short to long term Sourcing assignments
- Pre Contractor Procurement System Review (CPSR) reviews and analysis.
- Updating Government flow-down terms
- Develop training packages/Knowledge Base topics related to subcontracting under a US Government Prime or lower tiered subcontract to meet the needs of the client.
Hutchinson Manufacturing, Inc
Hutchinson Manufacturing Inc. is a custom, and contract metal fabrication provider. Services include cutting, forming, code welding, machining, cladding, NDE/NDT, mechanical assembly, wet applied & PTFE coatings. HMI serves a broad base of industries such as, defense, nuclear & natural gas power generation, sub sea oil & gas, all of which require technically demanding close tolerance fully machined weldments; machined components. HMI provides the expertise required to support all the processes & activities to manufacture these technically challenging components. HMI is ISO 9001 certified and utilizes a NQA-1 Nuclear Safety Related QA program conforming to 10-CFR-50. Technical support, documented quality, traceability, are all trademarks of our capabilities beyond comparison.
Smith Foundry Company
Privately owned iron foundry, focused on quality critical low to medium volume production runs.
Nathan Swanstrom whom was president of Target.com decided to follow his dreams and create his own business. His brother was in the 82nd airborne and his father a Vietnam Veteran. He's passionate about helping veterans and wants to help improve there business overall with digital marketing.
Fox Valley Heat Treat, Inc. was formed in October 1986. In 1995 Fox Valley Heat Treat moved to its present ultra-efficient plant in the southwest industrial park. This modern facility is an application of theory and experience with additional equipment and capabilities.
Throughout our corporate history we have made a strong commitment to developing our Total Quality mission to our customers.
As part of our commitment to outstanding customer service Magna Coat LLC. and Gallmar Grinding LLC. were added to help provide for more One-Stop Processing. By offering these processes at competitive prices we help our customers by: reducing lead-time, shipping costs, and the cost of quality associated with their parts.
Protocol 46 Inc.
Protocol 46 provides innovative and total cyber security with plug and play devices and software that create Military Grade protection through layered solutions, that the military calls Defense in Depth; In addition to protecting your network, our solutions assess and rank a network's systems vulnerabilities to hacking. Your IT professional can't fix what they don't know about. 85% of all cyber security risks can be eliminated by employing the top 5 of the CIS 20, all of which are covered by our cyber tools. Our 24/7/365 persistent vulnerability scans alert us of a hack, and we alert you, within 24 hours, compared to the cross-industry average of 211 days from breach to discovery.
Protocol 46 is a Service Disabled Veteran Company with 80% of our team members being Veterans.