Learn more about us and connect with other FuseDSM members and surrounding businesses to create explosive growth opportunities for each other...on a full stomach.


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    Our organization provides the spark and energy every business needs to ignite growth and prosperity through purposeful connections. Our brand promise is to provide effective resources, knowledge and passionate advocacy to local businesses. We work tirelessly for our members to generate dynamic business opportunities unlike those found anywhere in the city.


    Our culture is fueled by providing innovative solutions to the diverse range of businesses we serve. We are thought leaders. We are passionate and authentic. We are collaborators. We are fire starters looking to ignite economic growth for every one of our members.


    We are a community of business owners stimulated by providing explosive business growth opportunities forged from diversity, collaboration and authentic human interaction. We champion the success of our members with dignity and support one another with pride. Passionate integrity is fused into the very core of our community where hard work, inclusion and meaningful relationships define our past, present and future.



    Our organization thrives on creating networking solutions that are engaging and thoughtful.

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  • Meet Rhett & Michael

    Rhett Oselette / Rhett Oselette is a Market Manager with US Bank Payment Solutions specializing in the most secure and technologically advanced solutions to meet the payment acceptance needs of any sized business. His focus and passion is being an advocate and resource for business owners in his own community. Rhett can be contacted at: rhett.oselette@usbank.com

    Michael Briant / ”If you have friends and family looking or have questions about a mortgage, send them my way...I would be happy to help them out. We do a variety of loans including our House2Home product which offers a 5% grant to help pay for closing costs.” Michael can be contacted at: michael.briant@lhfs.com

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  • Sadie Trytten
  • Trish Flaherty-Barnes

    CEO & Executive Director

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  • Matt Pick, West Bank

    Board Chair

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  • Melisa Beede

    Director Of Operations & Events

  • FuseDSM is granted the right to use the attendee's name and/or likeness in photograph(s), video(s) and/or other digital media (hereafter “Photographs”) to promote FuseDSM in print and online publications, presentations, websites, and/or social media. The individual will not receive compensation for appearing in said Photographs.