October 2018

October 31, 2018
Greater Mankato Growth, Inc.
MANKATO, Minn. (October 31, 2018) – Greater Mankato Business Awards & Hall of Fame announces a new award this year. The Legacy Award honors private sector businesses that have been in business in the Greater Mankato region for ten years or more and have previously received the designation Hall of Fame inductee. The inaugural award recipient for the 2018 Legacy Award is BAMCO - McDonald’s of Mankato.  This award is designed to call...
October 30, 2018
  Mankato, MINN (October 30, 2018) – GreenSeam is excited to host the 36th annual Rural Legislative Forum – The Truth About Food, on December 6th, 2018 at the Verizon Center in Mankato, Minnesota. This premier annual reception and dinner event joins key public leaders with a wide-range of attendees from the agriculture sector – from producers, to manufacturing, to professional services, to education and research – in candid conversations...
October 18, 2018
Greater Mankato Growth
Mankato, MINN (October 18, 2018) – The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development released the September 2018 employment figures today. The Mankato – North Mankato Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) saw a gain of 1,858 jobs or 3.2% year over year in the month of September, which led all metropolitan areas in the state.  This is the ninth straight month of Mankato-North Mankato leading the state in job growth.  The 3.2%...
October 17, 2018
Greater Mankato Growth, Inc.
Recipients Honored at November 13 Event MANKATO, Minn. (October 17, 2018) – Each year Greater Mankato Growth, Inc., which includes Greater Mankato Growth, Visit Mankato, City Center Partnership and GreenSeam, recognizes outstanding businesses, organizations and professionals at the Greater Mankato Business Awards & Hall of Fame. This year’s event is presented by Mayo Clinic Health System and will be held on November 13 from 5:30 – 8:30 pm...
October 11, 2018
Greater Mankato Growth
MANKATO, Minn. (October 11, 2018) - The Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemorative Board is seeking nominations for the annual Individual Pathfinder, Youth 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 or action takers in the struggle for equal treatment, human rights and non-violence. The award represents the ideal that...
October 08, 2018
Greater Mankato Growth, Inc.
          Mankato, MINN. – (October 8, 2018) Mankato Brewery is excited to announce its first collaboration beer with Lupulin Brewing Company in Big Lake, Minnesota. It’s fitting that a hazy, juicy and fruity India Pale Ale (IPA) be brewed with Lupulin Brewing; however, this collaboration beer was created to bring attention to Men’s Health and Cancer Awareness during the month of November.     Hero Hazy IPA is all about friendship,...
October 05, 2018
Greater Mankato Growth
Mankato, MINN (October 5, 2018) – This morning, the Greater Mankato Growth, Inc. Board of Directors approved funding for a new position and the redesign of an existing position to support the organization’s stepped-up efforts to ensure our employers have the talent they need to continue to grow and ensure our community’s future vitality.   For more than two years, Greater Mankato Growth has engaged hundreds of business leaders, community...
October 02, 2018
Greater Mankato Growth
Mankato, MINN (October 2, 2018) – The profiles of regional candidates running in the Nov. 6 election - provided directly by the candidates themselves - are now available online at greatermankatoelections.com, Greater Mankato Growth announced today. “Greater Mankato Growth strives to serve as a non-partisan information intermediary between candidates and the voters on issues impacting not only business, but the overall vitality of the region at...
The Greater Mankato Growth, Inc. Family: Visit Mankato City Center Partnership