Since 1989 The Entrepreneur Fund has actively partnered with entrepreneurs in northeast Minnesota and northwest Wisconsin to achieve growth. We accelerate business growth with our creative financing, fuel success with strategic support and promote a culture of entrepreneurship in our region. See our approach…
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Major Financing for a Major Move

Tami LaPole Edmunds, owner and CEO of Art in the Alley, sought financing to enable her to relocate her successful retail business from Superior, Wisconsin, to downtown Duluth – a more suitable and lucrative location. But when she applied for a loan from a conventional bank, the bank turned her down.