Dan Mallin

Co-founder, MN Cup, Founder, Equals3 and Managing Partner, Magnet 360

MNCup Division

Grand Prize Review Board
Life Science/Health IT


Dan has been using the internet for the last twenty years to help business leaders resolve problems and drive growth. Dan spent his early years at 3M, where he was awarded the Pyramid of Excellence and Circle of Technical Excellence Awards and was the recipient of several Alpha Grants. Later, Dan founded Imaginet, a regional leader in web development services, and became the North American COO of connect@jwt (now called RMG Connect). Besides spending his time as Managing Partner for Magnet 360, Dan serves on the board for several well-known agencies and other organizations.

Dan's awards include:

  • Ernst & Young's Entrepreneur of the Year
  • The Business Journal's Titans of Technology
  • The Business Journal's 40 Under 40
  • Twin Cities Business 200 Minnesotans You Should Know
  • Finalist for the MHTA Tekne Award