Lease Cancelled After Confrontation with Minneapolis Black Entrepreneurs

Minneapolis Venture Capitalist Loses Office Space After Video Accuses Him Of Racism

(Minneapolis, MN)  —  A Minneapolis business executive’s office lease has been terminated after he was accused of racial profiling on a controversial video that went viral.  In the video posted Tuesday night, Tim Austin, who is white, threatened to call 911 on a group of black entrepreneurs who were using the gym in the Mozaic East building in Uptown.  The owner of F2 Group mentioned yesterday that he handled the situation poorly.  The black men in the gym work for Top Figure, which is in the same building. The company released the video of the confrontation on social media.  It has already generated more than three thousand comments and more than 20 thousand likes.