With one of our core values being Community, we place an increased emphasis on building relationships through events at The Greenhouse. Our focus is bringing organizations, teams and individuals together for dynamic experiences in order to grow for the greater good.

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Damon West: Be a Coffee Bean

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Maximizing Your Business Value: Preparing for a Profitable Exit

Whether your exit plan is in the near future or years away, one of your main goals as a business owner should be to increase the value of your business along the way. When you put focus toward increasing the value of your business, you’re increasing the likelihood of creating significant financial and personal reward upon your exit or succession out of the business.

Join Patrick Metzger and Preston Braathen of The Greenhouse, and Matt Halvorson, Managing Partner at Calibrate Wealth Partners, as they share strategies around effectively maximizing the value of your business in order to ensure a profitable and successful exit from your company.

Don’t miss this opportunity to learn from some of the leading business experts in the region how to get the value you want from your business, leave a legacy and set yourself up for the future.

We Will Cover:

• Biggest Myths Around Selling and Exiting Your Business

• 8 Key Drivers Vital to Increasing Your Business Valuation

• Employee Retainment Tools to Increase Your Value, Including Golden Handcuff Plans

• How to Avoid a Last Second Fire Sale of Your Business

• Creative Long-Term Strategies for Maximum Tax Advantages Upon Exit



3:30pm – Networking

4:00pm – Presentation

5:00pm – Social


Location: Avalon Events Center, 2525 9th Ave S Fargo, ND 58103

Tickets: $20

*Two drink tickets included with registration

In addition, have a drink or two on us as you network with other area business owners and ask Patrick, Preston and Matt your burning questions about organizational growth, planning and exit.

Register HERE


3:30 - 6:00 pm CST



Building A High Value Business

Join us for a transformative virtual workshop hosted by Shawn Peterson, CEO of Quantum Business Solutions, and featuring Patrick Metzger, CEO and Founder of The Green House.

In this workshop, you will learn the key drivers behind intentionally building a high-value business in order to attain top dollar at exit or succession.

Patrick Metzger is a renowned business expert. He has helped organizations throughout the Midwest and across the nation to achieve their goals and optimize their performance.

During this workshop, Patrick will share his insights and practical strategies for creating a high-functioning and high-value organization.

You will learn:
1. Specific methods to increase the value of your business
2. What those doing business valuations actually look for when putting a price tag on your business
3. How to prepare, plan and structure for a dynamite exit or succession
4. How to effectively develop a business you can confidently exit from when YOU are ready and when opportunity arises

In addition, you will have the opportunity to network with other business owners and professionals, and to ask Patrick and Shawn your burning questions about business development and growth. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn from two of the leading experts in business and take your organization to the next level!

Location: Virtual (Zoom)

Register HERE


11:30 - 1:30 pm CST



Get A Grip On Your Business With EOS®

Interested in seeing if EOS is an option for your organization? Self-implementing the system but maybe not quite getting what you want out of it?

Join Certified EOS Implementer and The Greenhouse CEO/Founder Patrick Metzger from 12:30-2:00pm CST as he takes you through exactly how he’s positively transformed dozens of businesses and leaders from around the country and helped them get more from their businesses and people through implementing the foundational tools and proven process of the Entrepreneurial Operating System.

Location: Virtual (Zoom)

Register HERE


12:30 - 2:00 pm CST



FMWF Chamber of Commerce Young Professionals Network Leveling Up: Creating Effective Habits – Preston Braathen

Do you have big goals for 2023? Join YPN to learn from Preston Braathen, Director of Business Development at The Greenhouse, as he walks young professionals through the process of creating effective habits to implement in their daily life to ensure they feed into their goals.

Location: Candlewood Suites, 1831 NDSU Research Park Dr N, Fargo, ND

Get Tickets or Learn More HERE


4:00 - 5:00 pm

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Our team and Strategic Partners offer a variety of workshops and trainings in person and virtually in our areas of expertise Please contact us for more details and to discuss your specific needs and objectives.