AT&T and Emerging Prairie ‘Hack Fargo’

20 Jan 2015 | Cheryl Riley

Tagged: In Our Community, Connected World, Planet,

You may not know it but Fargo, ND is home to some of America’s largest and most prominent tech companies, including aggressive start-ups and entrepreneurs set on making this region a new tech hub. Last month AT&T collaborated with Emerging Prairie, a company committed to energizing the Upper Great Plains tech community, to host the first of what we hope to be a series of mini-hackathons. The Hack Fargo event brought together over 50 potential developers for an evening of mobile app development and fun competition that focused on two sectors that are vibrant in the heartland – health care and agriculture.

About the Author

Cheryl Riley

AT&T President-Northern Plains States


Cheryl Riley is the President-Northern Plains for AT&T External Affairs in Wyoming, North Dakota, South Dakota, Iowa and Nebraska. She works closely with community leaders, policy makers, business leaders and customers to help connect people with technology everywhere they live and work.

Riley graduated from the University of Wyoming with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Secondary Education and with a Master of Arts degree in International Studies from the College of Arts and Sciences.