The HIVE UAS Tech Accelerator in Grand Forks, ND


The HIVE in Grand Forks

About Us

The HIVE is a collaborative accelerator/incubation space created by the City of Grand Forks and funded by the Jobs Development Authority to enrich the UAS and autonomous field by providing educational programming, mentorship, training, business development, office space, and networking.

Meet the Team 

Johnny Ryan – Managing Director

Johnny has over a decade of experience in leading technology education, curriculum, and programming across the country, including Silicon Valley. Johnny previously taught coding classes at the Target Accelerator.



Maggie Brockling – Operations Manager


Maggie is a seasoned professional well-versed in for-profit, nonprofit, and government project & organizational management with over two decades of leadership and community involvement. A proven track history of successful fundraising, operations, budgeting, grant writing, public-private partnership, community & consensus building, and community programming.

 Julianna Ledum – Operations Intern

Julianna is a UND student working on her internship with the HIVE. She is knowledgeable and trained in aviation ecosystems, airport, and space management. 

Contact Us

Email: info [at] HIVEGF [dot] com

Phone: (701) 792-2883

375 2nd Ave N, Grand Forks, ND 58203

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