40 episodes

Williston Works brings you in-depth discussions with entrepreneurs, small business owners and investors that are getting it done in Western North Dakota.

Hosted by Shawn Wenko, the Executive Director of Williston Economic Development, Williston Works finds out what it takes to make it in the Bakken.

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Williston Works brings you in-depth discussions with entrepreneurs, small business owners and investors that are getting it done in Western North Dakota.

Hosted by Shawn Wenko, the Executive Director of Williston Economic Development, Williston Works finds out what it takes to make it in the Bakken.

    James & Summer Wilda (Dirty Dough Cookies)

    James & Summer Wilda (Dirty Dough Cookies)

    Join us in Season 6, Episode 3 of the Williston Works podcast as we dive into the sweet success of Dirty Dough! From the challenges of bringing a gourmet cookie franchise to the heart of Williston to the sweet victory of being a top-performing store, James and Summer Wilda share their entrepreneurial journey! Watch the podcast now!

    • 15 min
    Dr. Bernell Hirning, Kristal Schmit & Paula Lankford (Workforce Panel Discussion)

    Dr. Bernell Hirning, Kristal Schmit & Paula Lankford (Workforce Panel Discussion)

    Get ready for an important and insightful conversation about workforce challenges and solutions in Season 6, Episode 2, of the Williston Works podcast. In this episode, Dr. Bernell Hirning, Kristal Schmit, and Paula Lankford, explore the obstacles and opportunities in tackling the labor shortage.

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    • 24 min
    Jeremy Stahowiak and Eli Black (The Range)

    Jeremy Stahowiak and Eli Black (The Range)

    We are kicking off Season 6 with a hole-in-one duo, featuring Jeremy Stahowiak and Eli Black from The Range Indoor Golf and Shooting Complex. ️⛳️



    Not only is The Range our new recording location, but is a true story of entrepreneurship, success, and the journey of bringing a top-notch facility to Williston. From golfing tales to shooting challenges, this episode will give you a glimpse into the vibrant offerings and community of Williston. 



    Don't miss out! Catch our first episode of Season 6 for a dose of inspiration and the American dream in action.

    • 19 min
    Larry & Jared Medhurst (ACES Energy Services)

    Larry & Jared Medhurst (ACES Energy Services)

    In this Williston Works podcast, Larry Medhurst and Jared Medhurst talk about starting their family-owned oilfield business in Williston. ACES Energy Services LLC provides hotshot and transportation services, rentals and mechanical filtration systems.

    • 17 min
    Keith Olson (Small Business Development Center)

    Keith Olson (Small Business Development Center)

    In this Williston Works podcast, Keith Olson, regional director at the Small Business Development Center in Williston, explains how his office provides free business advice to area entrepreneurs.

    • 13 min
    Janie Cox (Happy Families Daycare)

    Janie Cox (Happy Families Daycare)

    In this week's Williston Works podcast, Janie Cox, owner of Happy Families Daycare, talks about starting and expanding her childcare business in Williston. Janie opened an in-home daycare in 2015, expanded to New Hope Williston in 2017, and is growing her business again at Williston State College.

    • 17 min

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