2022 Best Tech Startups in Rochester (Minnesota)

Powered by CrunchbaseThe Tech Tribune staff has compiled the very best tech startups in Rochester, Minnesota. In doing our research, we considered several factors including but not limited to:

  1. Revenue potential
  2. Leadership team
  3. Brand/product traction
  4. Competitive landscape

Additionally, all companies must be independent (unacquired), privately owned, at most 10 years old, and have received at least one round of funding in order to qualify.

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1. Ambient Clinical Analytics

Ambient Clinical Analytics

Founded: 2013

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“Ambient Clinical Analytics software changes the way critical care providers operate. Based in Rochester, Minnesota, Ambient Clinical Analytics provides clinical decision support and alerting tools to hospitals to reduce overall health care costs and improve patient outcomes. We use licensed Mayo Clinic technologies, which include over 1,000 rules and algorithms, to give critical care providers real-time access to vital process-of-care information and analytics. Bedside based alerts for conditions like Sepsis allow physicians and medical personnel to spend more time with patients instead of reviewing information.

Ambient Clinical Analytics sells powerful healthcare data assimilation, communication, and analytics based tools that support the ICU, Operating Room and Emergency Department. Our business model is supported by software license fees, SaaS, Cloud and system integration revenue.”

2. GoRout


Founded: 2014

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“Finally, playmaking technology that works for you! GoRout is the only playmaking technology that combines intelligent software and on-field wearable products to perfect practice for high school, college, and professional football teams.

You didn’t get into coaching because you wanted to diagram plays in complex software programs. You got into coaching because you loved teaching the great game of football. We’ve designed all of our products to be easily used when your doing what you love, coaching your team on the gridiron.”

3. Imanis Life Sciences

Imanis Life Sciences

Founded: 2012

“Imanis Life Sciences has an unwavering commitment to the advancement of science. For many companies, profitability rules decision making. But at Imanis, leading scientific breakthroughs is the primary focus. We are about making a difference in the world by putting people in a better position than they were yesterday. We strive to do this by being a leader in laboratory assays and research services to accelerate the development of a broad range of next-generation therapies.”

4. Thaddeus Medical

Thaddeus Medical

Founded: 2015

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“Thaddeus is building smart packaging technology for temperature-sensitive products. Our mission is to improve global shipment outcomes by protecting sensitive specimens through the entirety of the supply chain.”

5. Canomiks


Founded: 2016

“Canomiks provides a genomics, bioinformatics and AI-based Product Superiority Platform that enables companies within the functional food and beverage and dietary supplement industries to create safe and efficacious products.

Our Mission: To Bring Truth, Transparency, and Trust to Functional Ingredients

Our Vision: To Make Food as Medicine a Reality”