MN Writes Reads



Funding the Revolution

There are 157,821 women-owned businesses in Minnesota, generating $24.6 billion of receipts. Of privately held businesses, 33.0% are women-owned. Source: National Women’s Business Council, 2012 data

  • 09/25/2019

Entrepreneurial Vision

My commitment with Revolution is to invest in entrepreneurs outside of traditional tech hubs.

  • 09/25/2019

Voices of Vision

commentary of everyday women about building the future

  • 09/25/2019

MONEY & BUSINESS: Fearless Commerce

A few years ago, a local Twin Cities magazine published a major story about Minnesota’s women entrepreneurs. I was excited

  • 02/01/2019

Where Do I Belong? Veronica Quillien

Since 2013, Green Card Voices has produced video and print storytelling about some of the 40 million immigrants and refugees in the

  • 07/01/2018

Bibelot at 50

Roxana Freese: Ownership, from necessity to passion The year was 1966. Roxana (“Roxy”) Freese was a mother of three whose

  • 09/01/2016

Encouraging entrepreneurs: WomenVenture is dedicated to helping women start up their own businesses.

Fifty years ago, Congress passed the Equal Pay Act, making it illegal to pay women less than men for the

  • 09/01/2013

Revive the hive: The Beez Kneez is creating a buzz with a bicycle-powered honey business

Kristy Allen had no idea what she was getting into a few years ago when she agreed to sell honey

  • 06/01/2013