Collective Fruitions Announces the 2018 Emerging Technology Conference

Collective Fruitions will host its Emerging Technology Conference this fall in St. Paul. The conference will cover both the business and technical elements of emerging technology.

Anser announces Ōmcare president, adds to board of directors

Ahead of launching Ōmcare LLC, Anser Innovation recently added two healthcare veterans as to its roster: Laurie Knutson as president and Wendy Wiesman as VP of marketing and customer experience. Ōmcare also announced Dr. David McLean would be joining its board of directors.

New leader at Post Consumer Brands

Howard A. Friedman has joined Post Consumer Brands as its new president and chief executive officer. Friedman succeeds Chris Neugent who was named executive vice president, strategy, for Post Holdings. 

Carlson Family Foundation gives $15 million to University of Minnesota

The Carlson Family Foundation has announced $15 million in gifts to the University of Minnesota, including $10 million to expand the global scope of its business school, the Carlson School of Management.

Open for business: Jaequan’s Old Fashioned Hot Dogs

June 16, 2018 — In 2016, Jaequan Faulkner, who is now 13, started selling hot dogs in front of his Penn Avenue home. He’s always been popular with customers in the Willard-Hay neighborhood but there was one catch: his stand was not officially permitted. 

Each year, the companies on Minnesota Business magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For” are chosen based solely on employee survey scores. Here's our 2018 list, featuring real employee feedback. 

Maple Grove apparel company, Hands & Feet, is working to end childhood hunger

One in six children in Minnesota is hungry. Nationally, the number totals 13 million. Childhood hunger is a dilemma of such gravitas that sometimes it can feel like we can’t make a difference. But Studio/E member Eric Elwer has hopes as big as the dilemma itself.

Maintaining efficiency in tight labor markets

Low unemployment paired with economic growth has made hiring a challenge for almost everyone . John P. Phalen offers insights and solutions to overcome common problems that employers face in today's job market.