April 2016

April 26, 2016
Greater Mankato Growth
(April 26, 2016) MANKATO, MINN. – Greater Mankato Growth is pleased to announce the 2016 Greater Mankato Business Showcase, held Tuesday, April 26, from 4 – 7 pm in the arena of the Verizon Wireless Center in Mankato. The entire business community of southern Minnesota is invited to attend this annual event sponsored by KEYC NEWS 12 – FOX Mankato. Enjoy food samples from Greater Mankato restaurants and a cash bar, with furniture brought to you...
April 22, 2016
City Center Partnership
MANKATO, MN (April 22, 2016) — The CityArt Committee, a joint program of Twin Rivers Council for the Arts and the City Center Partnership, has received permission from the Army Corps of Engineers to create a 400’ long mural on the Mankato flood wall. Members of the committee and a group of local artists have been working with Mankato city staff and the USACE since September 2015 to determine the feasibility of a mural, in response to frequent...
April 14, 2016
Greater Mankato Growth
Mankato, MINN (April 14, 2016) – The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) released the Current Employment Statistics (CES) figures for the month of March today. The Mankato – North Mankato Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) had a total of 56,132 jobs, up 1.4% from last March. Private service providing jobs were the standout growth employment sector with a 3.3% gain, or 1,189 jobs. However, a softening in goods...
April 01, 2016
Greater Mankato Growth, Inc.
Greater Mankato Growth, Inc. Executive Vice President Announces Retirement Mankato, MINN (April 4, 2016) – Trudie Gustafson, Executive Vice President of Greater Mankato Growth, Inc. (GMG) recently announced her retirement from the organization. Gustafson started with the organization in March of 2014 after 37 years with Taylor Corporation. Her last day with the organization will be June 3, 2016. “As much as I look forward to fully retiring and...
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