September 2018

September 20, 2018
Greater Mankato Growth
Mankato, MINN (September 20, 2018) – The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development released the August 2018 employment figures today. The Mankato – North Mankato Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) saw a gain of 2,397 jobs or 4.3% year over year in the month of August, which led all metropolitan areas in the state.  This is the eighth straight month of Mankato-North Mankato leading the state in job growth.   Below is a...
September 10, 2018
Visit Mankato
MANKATO, Minn.—Presented by Blue Earth County Soybean and Corn Growers Association and their checkoff, Gather in the GreenSeam is a celebration of the entire spectrum of people, organizations and businesses that make this area the most diverse agricultural region in the country. Gather in the GreenSeam is a fun 30-day celebration that follows the heart of the harvest season September 14 through October 14.  “Last year’s Gather in the...
September 07, 2018
Greater Mankato Growth
MANKATO, MINN. (September 7, 2018) - Greater Mankato Growth will host the fourth annual Journeys of Leadership on September 20th at 5:30 pm at the Courtyard by Marriott Hotel & Event Center on 901 Raintree Road, Mankato. The annual dinner event spotlights leading business executives on the national and international stage in candid conversations about their road to success and insights on leadership. Dan and Angie Bastian will be this year’...
September 06, 2018
Greater Mankato Growth, Inc.
MANKATO, MINN. (September 6, 2018) - The Mankato Board of Trade held their very first meeting with 43 businessmen in attendance at 7:30 pm on Friday, August 28th, 1868. At that meeting, John Henry Barr was chosen to be the chair of the Mankato Board of Trade. Their vision and hope was to support and connect businesses to help the community grow and flourish. That support has continued throughout the years, and that forward-thinking group that...
The Greater Mankato Growth, Inc. Family: Visit Mankato City Center Partnership