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I’m a small business owner, entrepreneur and songwriter. I love to create and build, whether it’s businesses, products, songs, bands or better communities. Here you’ll find the stuff that I’ve done and that I’m doing now. If it’s of interest to you, drop me a note and get in touch.

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JOBS CREATED

6

COMPANIES FOUNDED

$16+

MILLION IN CAPITAL RAISED

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PATIENT FAMILY

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THE LATEST INVENTION:

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A branded education company built to transform consumer curiosity into brand love.

 

The world’s best organizations are beloved for a reason: they know their stuff. At The Big Know, we partner with these organizations to transform their knowledge and expertise into courses that matter to you.

 

Unforgettable Lessons

Brain-Tingling Exercises

Meaningful Discussions

Real Skills

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Other Business Creations

RUMBLE

Rumble is an award-winning full-service music production company, specializing in original music composition and production. 

 

Co-founded with Rick Meyer and Jess Ford in 2008, Rumble is a top music house that has works some of the world’s top brands, including Target, Macy’s, Herman Miller, Sesame Street Workshop, BMW, and Subaru.

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GOKART LABS

GoKart is a digital invention lab, helping businesses create their futures.

 

 Launched in 2009, Co-Founder AJ Meyer and I set out to create a different kind of digital company that begins with the needs of the user. GoKart is a lab made up of the brightest, most creative and inventive people with a singular focus of growing businesses connected to things that matter like education, innovative technology and healthcare.

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BRING ME THE NEWS

BringMeTheNews is Minnesota’s fastest-growing digital news source with over 1 million monthly users.

 

Launched in 2009 with award-winning journalist Rick Kupchella, BMTN is among the top social news distributors in the Minnesota and has been ranked repeatedly as Minnesota’s #1 radio newscast by the Society of Professional Journalists.

Bring Me The News was acquired by the Pohlad Companies in August, 2015.

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SOPHIA

Sophia is a social learning platform designed to deliver education to all.

 

Launched in 2009, Sophia was awarded the Tekne Award for innovation in education technology before being acquired by Capella Education soon thereafter in 2012.

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NETWORK MUSIC LAB

NML creates exclusive music for select clients who want to reduce costs, create revenue and build an asset.

 

Launched in early 2013, NML provides television production companies and networks with a better alternative to generic production music libraries. Through creation of high-quality custom cues and a unique method of music delivery, we have successfully created 3,000 music placements to-date with top TV shows and networks including TBS, BBC One, VH1 and AOL/Disney.

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