hospitality

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Bob Gardner loves people. As owner of Gardner Builders, a Minneapolis-based construction company that truly cares about making clients’ experiences enjoyable, he is often found interacting with trade partners, clients, influencers in the business and his team. He says if his team doesn’t feel inspired, he’s not doing his job. Read More

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Among the new hotels coming to Minneapolis is the Spain-based AC Hotel, which recently opened in the Hennepin Avenue Theater District. Read More
Are you into music? Do you travel too much for work? Ever wonder when you'll find the elusive balance between your musical hobbies and your professional life? Read More


When it comes to event planning, it isn't just that the devil is in the details—it's that the sheer number of details is devilish. For improperly staffed organizations hoping to put on an event, this presents a problem. Read More
The Graves Hospitality entities in Minneapolis are celebrating after receiving some national recognition for both the Graves 601 Hotel and it's unique bar. Read More

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Four cities in southern Minnesota are banding together to boost regional tourism in a partnership called "Minnesota's Southern Hospitality." Albert Lea, Owatonna, Austin, a Read More
Now that Minneapolis has been food truck–friendlier for a few years — thank you, City Council  Read More
Head to downtown Minneapolis on a weekday in summer and you'll find an ever-growing garden of food trucks. Read More
As of March 1, the St. Cloud Radisson Suite Hotel will take on a new name, Le St-Germain Suite Hotel, as it becomes the city’s first luxury-boutique hotel, according to Graves Hospitality Corp., the luxury hotel management and distribution company that owns the hotel. Read More