LifeScience Alley

An Affiliate of Kauffman FastTrac

Offering These FastTrac Programs

FastTrac® TechVenture™ - For technology and life science entrepreneurs

No events at this time.

Keep Me Notified

Workshops - Listening To Your Business

No events at this time.

Keep Me Notified

Workshops - The Intentional Entrepreneur

No events at this time.

Keep Me Notified

About Us









About Our FastTrac Programs


FastTrac® TechVenture™ is a 30-hour course for entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs who want to build technology- or science-based businesses. You're an expert on your technology, but you may have little or no experience forming and running a business. That's where the TechVenture course can help you. By taking part, you'll learn how to:
• Test the viability of your idea
• Protect your intellectual property and understand its value
• Build the right management team
• Find your competitive advantage
• Map a pathway to profitability
• Determine the value of your business
• Approach investors and raise money

About Us
The Minnesota Angel Network (MNAN) accelerates the growth of emerging companies in Minnesota. We prepare entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs to build their businesses and raise capital. Our FastTrac TechVenture course is a first step for those who want to turn a technology into a business. Our certification program is for entrepreneurs who are ready to engage in fundraising. It prepares them to meet investors and undergo due diligence. We introduce qualified entrepreneurs to a network of investors nationwide. Through our partner organizations, we also connect companies with potential business partners, facilities, and other funding and supports throughout Minnesota. Minnesota Angel Network is a program of LifeScience Alley and the BioBusiness Alliance of Minnesota.

Contact Us

1550 Utica Avenue South
Suite 725
St. Louis Park, MN, 55416
United States

Randy Olson
651-226-3056
rolson@mnan.org










  • Become a Coach/Facilitator

    Now Accepting Applications

    Apply Now!