About Us

Our History

Women Entrepreneurs of Minnesota (WeMN), was established on May 15, 2007, by Amalia Moreno-Damgaard and Cyndy Arey as an informal networking group for women entrepreneurs in the Twin Cities.

On October 27, 2007, the group was formalized and legalized as a non-profit 501(c)6 organization.

Since WeMN’s inception, the WeMN Board has grown and programming has expanded to include networking and educational events, Peer Mentoring Program and biennial conference.

Our Mission

Our mission is to provide personal and professional growth opportunities for entrepreneurial women leaders in the Twin Cities through education, mentoring, peer advisory, and collaborative networking.

Member Spotlight

Traci Leffner


Sovran, Inc.

Website: www.sovran.com 

(651) 905-5540• Work

Company Description:

Sovran has helped Minnesota organizations grow and compete since 1987. We partner with companies who want a simpler technology environment, whether fully-managed or in partnership with an in-house IT director.
Hand all of your IT tech burdens and strategy to Sovran’s team of engineers, system administrators, and help desk specialists. We’ll work with you to reach your long-term goals.

How long have you been in business?

35 Years

What do you do?

As President, I oversee the operation.

Who do you serve?

Companies that need a trusted IT partner for technology and cybersecurity needs.

What’s one tip or piece of wisdom you’d share with new women entrepreneurs?

Be tough, but don’t lose your softness and empathy. Women make the world make sense!