Reporter | Business

Nick Williams is a business reporter for the Star Tribune.


Stillwater startup delivers 'leasing intelligence' to real estate industry

After a $1 million funding boost, the Coverlease app is now on the market.


Minneapolis friends create video app that connects drivers with lawyers during traffic stops

Following the police killing of George Floyd in 2020, three Black men from the Twin Cities left their full-time jobs to develop an app they hope will mend relations between people and the police.


Minneapolis app maker HomeSpotter acquired by Ontario tech firm

Lone Wolf Technologies can provide data to bring new services to market.


A-Rod's partner in buying Wolves, Lynx, Marc Lore knows a thing or two about deals

Marc Lore's next target: the Lynx and Wolves.


Twin Cities woman, with Buddhist monk's help, creates tech to help people destress

Unsatisfied with options on the market, entrepreneur creates her own virtual assistant to help with meditation.


Veteran biotech executive takes reins at Eagan health care AI company

Engle plans to invest in R&D pipeline aimed at data-driven cancer treatments.


Health services providers remain committed to Lake Street

Wellness operations rebuild using mix of grants, loans and crowdfunding.


Twins, Techstars launching new business accelerator in Minneapolis

The program will be the first of its kind in Minnesota sports, and just the second to be operated and funded by an MLB team


Minnesota firms raised $287M in venture capital so far this year

If the pattern of higher deals continues, Minnesota companies could surpass last year's record of $1.86 billion in total capital investments


Minneapolis software startup gets $2.3M in funding, signs Ryan Cos. as client

It allows construction site monitoring from afar.