January 2017

January 27, 2017
Greater Mankato Growth, Inc.
MANKATO, MINN. (January 27, 2017)  -  Greater Mankato Growth, Visit Mankato and City Center Partnership announce their 2016 Volunteer of the Year award recipients. David Wittenberg, Sandra Oachs and Betty Ouren have made outstanding contributions to our organizations by demonstrating leadership through service and volunteerism as well as making contributions to the betterment of the community’s quality of life, business environment and economic...
January 19, 2017
Greater Mankato Growth
  Mankato, MINN (January 19, 2017) – The Mankato – North Mankato Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) finished 2016 with another month of year-over-year job growth. The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development released the December 2016 employment figures for the MSA today. The MSA saw a slight increase from December of 2015, up 0.1% or 56 jobs this year. These preliminary numbers are refined by the state next month....
January 06, 2017
Greater Mankato Growth
Mankato, MINN (January 6, 2017) – The Greater Mankato Growth’s Talent Task Force will host a business/community Workforce Talent Summit on Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at South Central College from 2:00 – 4:30 pm. All businesses community members are invited to participate. Our economy is facing a critical workforce shortage. Over the next five years, employers – already struggling to fill open positions – will see this challenge accelerate due to...
January 05, 2017
Greater Mankato Growth
Recipients to be honored at Celebration on January 16 MANKATO, Minn. (January 5, 2017) The Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemorative Board announced the recipients of the annual Pathfinder, Young Pathfinder and Business Pathfinder Awards. The Pathfinder Award was created in 1986 to recognize individuals or organizations that, in the spirit of Dr. King, are initiators in the struggle for equal treatment and human rights. The award represents the...
The Greater Mankato Growth, Inc. Family: Visit Mankato City Center Partnership