Feeder | Father | Fargoian
John Machacek is the SVP, Finance & Entrepreneurial Development for Greater Fargo Moorhead Economic Development Corporation. His #1 priority in life is appreciating every day and any time with his wife and two kids. As a Fargo resident of 26 years with a knack for knowing things and knowing people, his job at GFMEDC suits him well as he enjoys educating and connecting others to help them succeed in business and life.
John helps organize Startup Weekend Fargo, Startup Digest Fargo, and The Fargo Beat. He also serves as a Kiva U.S. Small Business Advisor and recently served as the Fargo Moorhead Community Ambassador for Yelp.com to build up their local presence. John is currently on the boards for Fargo Theatre, MSUM Paseka School of Business, and North Dakota Small Business Development Centers.