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This week is National Small Business week. As part of the celebration, the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Minnesota District Office will be recognizing 12 small businesses across the state. Read More
Longtime readers of Minnesota Business will note a change in this year’s awards in the health sector. We’ve transitioned from our previous concept of “Leaders in Health Care,” to  honoring innovators in both health and wellness. Read More
Your votes are in on the new startups and small businesses you think are most likely to succeed. These winners and finalists represent the best of Minnesota’s flourishing startup community. They share with us the story behind their business, mistakes they’ve learned from along the way, their biggest accomplishments and their plans for the years ahead. Read More


Deborah Jiang-Stein, founder of Minneapolis-based unPrison Project, has been recognized as one of 10 L'Oréal Paris Women of Worth Honorees for 2017. The honorees are chosen from thousands of nominees for their “unwavering commitment, drive and desire to better the lives of those around them.” Read More
The 2017 Community Impact Awards honored businesses, social enterprise organizations, nonprofits, initiatives and individuals making a significant impact on communities in Minnesota. Read More
Minnesota Business magazine proudly presents the 2017 Community Impact Awards. These awards honor businesses, social enterprise organizations, initiatives and individuals making a significant impact on communities in Minnesota — and we are excited to announce that for the first time, nonprofit organizations are eligible for the Community Impact Awards! Read More
On October 26, the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) will be holding a luncheon honoring the 2016 recipients of the Achieve! Awards for their contributions to Minnesota's business society. The event will feature Jeanne Voigt as the keynote speaker. Read More
Manufacturing is the backbone of Minnesota’s economy. When we add it up, manufacturing provides more than 292,000 jobs and contributes $37 billion to the state’s economy, according to the Department of Employment and Economic Development. Simply put, manufacturing makes a difference. Read More
The winners of the 12th annual MN Cup competition were announced last week. The division winners received up to $30,000 in seed capital. The division winners are: Read More