2017 Fuse Year in Review

Oh, what a year! In 2017 Fuse Duluth brought local professionals on location to tour some of the most exciting new developments; hosted parties that exposed them to local breweries, restaurants and historic mansions; offered ways to get involved and give back to our community; educated, challenged and inspired them through full day conference opportunities […]

Meet Lindsey Dueland

How well do you know the movers and shakers of Duluth? Meet Lindsey Dueland, Chair of the Fuse Volunteer Focus Committee and Financial Solutions Consultant at Members Cooperative Credit Union. Lindsey is an outstanding example of a young professional who is inspiring others to volunteer within our community.What have been the benefits of being involved […]

The Bridge Syndicate

 Article published in BusinessNorth, November-December 2001 Jessica Poskozim and her friends frequently get together to socialize, network with other young business professionals, have fun and work in their gardens. Others in the group are working to introduce younger people to the local symphony, and help outdoor enthusiasts link up for new adventures. They also have […]

The Evolving College Connection Program

Jonathan BallmerKraus-Anderson Construction Company The College Connection program was started as a way to connect area college students with local professionals and businesses to retain talent in our community.  Through the years, the program has had mixed results.  With some great success stories and some not so memorable experiences.   In the early stages of […]

Holiday Traditions

Tiersa DodgeDSGW Architects   Old man winter blew in early this year.  Though Thanksgiving has just past, it already feels like time to start thinking about Christmas.  When I think of Christmas I think of tradition. Whether you are carrying on passed down traditions from Ma and Pa or creating new ones, it’s something to look […]


  Brian Nystrom UMD Athletics Thanksgiving time is a time for family and friends.  It is time to kick back, relax, and enjoy some down time.  As young professionals it is important to take the time over the Holiday season to recharge the batteries and get ready for the busy Holiday season or to look […]

Transplanted in Duluth

Joe Jurewicz, PE, LEED AP MSA Professional Services, Inc. Being a Duluthian is a description of choice, one that means a little something different to each and every resident of this historic city on Lake Superior. Some of us are natives and some of us, like myself, are transplants. I reflect on this because as the […]

Fall Fun

Brian Nystrom  Director of Marketing & Corporate Relations University of Minnesota Duluth Athletics Summer in Duluth is not only the best time of the year in Northern Minnesota but I would place it up against any other place in the US.  We get to enjoy fantastic weather, outdoor living, the world’s largest air conditioner (Lake […]


“ I got involved with Fuse to exercise my inner extrovert.”

- Lindsey Dueland, Northwestern Mutual