SkyWater Technology Foundry, Inc

SkyWater Technology Foundry, Inc. (f/k/a Cypress Semiconductor Minnesota, Inc.) designs, manufactures and builds to scale semiconductor wafer based technologies for the consumer, industrial, military and automotive applications, including: CMOS semiconductors, mixed signal and RF devices, MEMS, sensing and imaging, silicon photonics and superconducting/quantum computing.  SkyWater, headquartered in Bloomington, MN is the most advanced US owned and US based Trusted Foundry serving the needs of the US government. SkyWater is accredited by Defense Microelectronics Activity (DMEA) as a Category 1 trusted Fab for design, foundry, test and broker services.


Inno-Flex Corporation

World-Class Products. World-Class Value. For over 30 years, Inno-Flex Corporation (Inno-Flex) has been a leading world class manufacturer of control interface products, decorative overlays and in-mold labels to some of the leading manufacturers in the world. Inno-Flex product line goes into a wide variety of consumer and industrial goods, including, consumer appliances, medical devices, cellphone accessories and high tech equipment. Inno-Flex’s full range of services, valuable engineering support, broad product offering, leading-edge technology and customer orientated service provides a complete solution to its customer’s manufacturing needs. With decades of experience creating control interface solutions from start to finish – and across all industries – Inno-Flex has the resources and knowledge to make its customers manufacturing project a success. Inno-Flex’s commitment to quality and value goes hand-in-hand and is what keeps its customers for life.


Ascent Solutions

Ascent Solutions, LLC was created by industry authorities that know the business, delivery and pricing pressures facing middle market industries in regards to technology implementation and security. Ascent has grown into one of the most trusted consulting companies in the world. Ascent’s unique method of incorporating cybersecurity into our every service has enabled it to become the premier cloud and cybersecurity consulting organization. Oxbow recapitalized in 2021 bringing in Runtide Capital and continues to own a minority stake.



CNEX is a privately held start-up company founded in 2013 by semiconductor industry veterans in Silicon Valley, and funded by venture capital and strategic investments from Fortune 500 companies in storage and networking. CNEX is chartered to deliver innovative system solutions in the form of semiconductors and software. For its first product, CNEX teamed with NAND Flash manufacturers and customers to develop a revolutionary new NVMe PCIe SSD controller ASIC that supports LightNVM/Open-Channel operation, and includes native NVMoE I/O connectivity. CNEX SSD controllers deliver high-performance with low and predictable latency, and provide flexibility for software-defined-storage with host-based FTL, and Ethernet I/O for storage fabric scalability



MN Fence Supply

Staying within budget and meeting tight deadlines are just a few of the many responsibilities of midwest contractors. And with weather conditions always a little on the uncertain side, it’s imperative to lean on a wholesale supplier like MN Fence with extensive inventory and only the best in manufacturing fencing and supplies. As a wholesale fence supplier based in Minnesota, MN Fence has a reputation of having some of the best-value contractor pricing in the midwest, offering hand-selected top brand manufacturers fence and gate products from wood, chain link, aluminum, steel, and PVC Vinyl.  From patio enclosures to access control and safety equipment, MN fence is known for helping contractors realize their maximum ROI.  With fast turnaround times and superior contractor support, MN Fence has become a midwest contractor’s top choice for every residential and commercial fencing need.  


Vectair Systems

Vectair Systems, founded in 1990, is a world-renowned innovator, manufacturer and supplier of aircare & hygiene products in a number of sectors worldwide. With US and UK headquarters and manufacturing facilities around the world, Vectair Systems supplies sanitary & scent solutions to over 100 countries and counts several blue-chip facilities management and hygiene companies amongst its clients.




Association of Pickleball Players (APP)

Oxbow Sports & Entertainment, a division of Oxbow Industries, made a minority investment in the Association of Pickleball Players (APP). Established in 2019, the APP caters to professionals, senior professionals, and amateurs involved in the rapidly growing sport of pickleball in the United States. Being the exclusive tour officially authorized by USA Pickleball, the APP Tour boasts an impressive lineup of tournaments, international partnerships, and collegiate series events. Furthermore, the APP takes pride in nurturing the future pickleball champions through its Next Gen Series and various youth initiatives. Oxbow’s strategic investment provides the APP with the opportunity to maintain its dominant position as the worldwide leader in professional pickleball and leverage the escalating popularity of pickleball across both professional and amateur circles.