Do you have a cool business idea? We’ll help you warm it up.
We welcome entrepreneurs with open arms. Do you have a cool idea? Are you an innovator? Starting your own business? No worries. We have you covered. You have the opportunity to be supported by a network of organizations that want you to succeed.
The 701 provides a unique environment for professionals who wish to work in a space that promotes creativity and community. There are opportunies to network, share ideas, and expand your business. It is the host of the weekly 1 Million Cups event, where people share a variety of stories about their business. The coworking space is located in downtown Grand Forks.
Center of Innovation
Did you know that it was once thought that ideas can get stuck in the corners of rooms? That won’t happen here. The building was created to keep creative juices flowing non-stop. It was the first entrepreneur outreach center in the U.S. and today is the leading rural entrepreneur facility in the nation! The Center of Innovation assists innovators, entrepreneurs, and researchers as they launch new ventures, commercialize new technologies, and secure access to capital from private and public sources.