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31st Annual Greater Mankato Leadership Institute is Underway

MANKATO Minn. (September 17, 2014) – The Greater Mankato Leadership Institute, a program of Greater Mankato Growth, provides the community’s emerging leaders with comprehensive training focused on developing professional, personal and community leadership skills. This year’s class includes 40 current and emerging leaders from a variety of area businesses and organizations.

The newest class to go through the Leadership Institute will start Wednesday, September 17 with a leadership challenge that includes a Strengths Finder assessment. Class will continue on Thursday, September 18 with a team leadership focus that includes both on ground team building initiatives and high ropes course activity.

For a list of this year’s class and more information on the Greater Mankato Leadership Institute, visit greatermankato.com/leadership-institute.

Media is welcome at both events with photography opportunities most available at the high ropes course the afternoon of Thursday, September 18 on the campus of Minnesota State University, Mankato. Please contact Amy Linde at 507-382-3993 for more information and to set up a time for photographs. 

About the Greater Mankato Leadership Institute
Through presentations, hands-on experiences, assessment tools and tours, the Leadership Institute helps participants turn knowledge into action. The program’s experiential focus allows participants to learn and practice leadership skills, so they can effectively transfer those skills to their professional and personal lives. The program runs September–May, with 10 day-long sessions.  

About Greater Mankato Growth
Greater Mankato Growth (GMG) is committed to advancing business for a stronger community. As the Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development organization serving the regional marketplace, GMG advances business through: existing business support, new business growth, business promotion, talent development, public affairs, community marketing, visitor attraction and servicing and civic engagement. Greater Mankato Growth, Inc. also includes two LLCs: Visit Mankato, which focuses on visitor attraction and servicing, and the City Center Partnership, LLC, which focuses on development in the City Center



The Greater Mankato Growth, Inc. Family: Visit Mankato City Center Partnership