INSPIRE MEDICAL SYSTEMS INC.

Founded: 2007 (spun off from Medtronic Inc.)

Headquarters: Brooklyn Park

President and CEO: Tim Herbert

Sales: Pre-revenue

Employees: 10

Investors: Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, U.S. Venture Partners, Dr. Glen Nelson (GDN Holdings)

Website: www.inspiremedicalsystems.com

APNEX MEDICAL INC.

Founded: 2006

Headquarters: St. Paul

CEO: Robert Atkinson

Sales: Pre-revenue

Employees: 20

Investors: Domain Associates, New Enterprise Associates, Polaris Venture Partners, Mike Berman

Website: www.apnexmedical.com