Support the Sandbox: Cutting Tech Red Tape in MN

by Julie Kucinski and Judd Grutman | at Minnebar spring 2020 (canceled)

How can we build on MN’s legacy of innovation?

To keep up in industries like insurance, financial services and healthcare in the 21st century, startups need space to pilot and get traction. Other states are creating regulatory sandboxes to do it. Let's not fall behind!

Join startup founder and attorney Judd Grudman and startup advisor Julie Kucinski for an overview on how sandboxes work and how they can help accelerate our startup and innovation ecosystem.


Julie Kucinski

Julie Kucinski is the founder of Pitchwell, a coaching and consultancy firm that helps founders nail their positioning, story and pitch. She's helped serial entrepreneurs, VCs, corporate innvators, first-time founders and agencies raise millions in funding, acounts and strategic partnerships.

Judd Grutman

An attorney and entrepreneur, Judd is the founder of Vonzella, a social startup developing mission-driven insurance products for underinsured and underserved communities.