ED  Initiative Foundation

     Office Locations:

405 First Street SE
Little Falls, MN 56345
Phone: 877-632-9255
Fax: 320-632-9258



  • Seed



  • Information Technology



    Investment Firm Key

       VC = Venture Capital
       PE = Private Equity
       A = Angel
       I = Incubator
       MB = Merchant Bank
       VD = Venture Debt
       FI = Family Investment Office
       FOF = Fund of Funds
       ED = Economic Development Office   
       TT = Technology Transfer Office
       CVC = Corporate Venture Capital
       SEC = Secondary Purchaser
       HF = Hedge Fund/Mutual Fund
    Venture Capital
    Seed Stage
    (includes "pre-seed," or
    concept stage)
    No Revenue
    Early StageMinimal
    Growth Stage
    (also called Mid-stage)
    Expansion Stage
    (also called Late-stage)
    $7M and greater
    Private Equity
    Lower Middle Market$10M-$249M
    Middle Market$250M-$499M
    Upper Middle Market$500M-$1B
    Large Cap>$1B

    Investment Team:

    Name   Title
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    Dan Bullert Business Finance Officer
    Don Hickman Vice President for Community & Economic Development
    Kathy Gaalswyk President
    Lynn Houle-Bushinger Vice President for Finance & Operations


    Portfolio companies include:

      Adjust to Wellness
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      CDC Enterprises
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      Cru Wine Specialists
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      DJN, LLC
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      Equipment Reliability Services
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      Granger Machine
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      Green Power Technology
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      Larson Boats
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      Link Corp.
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      Midwest Calibration & Repair
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