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Our Clients
Northspan is a critical resource for businesses, organizations, and units of government that need solid, dependable data, professional technical support, and financial assistance to advance community and economic development projects.

Our client list in Minnesota and Wisconsin includes:

Cities and Counties
  • Aitkin County

  • City of Grand Rapids

  • City of Moose Lake

  • City of Nashwauk

  • City of Sandstone

  • St. Louis County

  • City of Virginia
Development Organizations
  • Arrowhead Regional Development Commission

  • Brainerd Lakes Area Development Corporation

  • The Development Association of Superior/Douglas County

  • Duluth Airport Authority

  • Duluth Economic Development Authority

  • Itasca Economic Development Corporation

  • Iron Range Resources and Rehabilitation Board

  • Northland Institute

  • Two Harbors Economic Development Authority
Regional Partnerships
  • APEX

  • Arrowhead Growth Alliance

  • Iron Range Economic Alliance

  • Laurentian Vision Partnership

  • Northeast Service Cooperative

  • Northland Works Regional Development Strategy Steering Committee

  • Range Readiness Initiative
Businesses and Nonprofits
  • Duluth Bethel

  • Duluth Heritage Sports Center

  • Lake Country Power

  • Minnesota Power

  • Mountain Village Inn Partners

  • Udac

  • University of Minnesota Duluth Natural Resources Research Institute


"Northspan is a significant component of our regional success, bringing immense expertise and thoughtful contribution to the development of Northeast Minnesota. The staff thinks in big picture terms; they understand the value of bringing a variety of stakeholders together to enhance the prosperity of the entire region."

Michelle Ufford
Executive Director
Northeast Minnesota Office of Job Training

Michelle Ufford