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We are seeking your vote on which new startups and new small businesses are most likely to succeed in 2017. The winners will be highlighted in the December 2016 issue of Minnesota Business magazine. Read More
Minnesota Business magazine aims to honor those who lead, and as the state of Minnesota leads the health care industry, we are excited to recognize its health care leaders. A leader in health care is an individual or company that supported and accelerated the region through business growth in the medical field, corporate philanthropy and workplace innovations. Read More
There was no red carpet rolled out in front of The Blaisdell on the evening of May 18, but there was plenty of awards excitement at the Minneapolis event space.
That was the night that independent businesses got a nod of recognition at a ceremony honoring efforts to promote the Buy Local movement in the Twin Cities.
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Earlier this month, Minnesota High Tech Association put out an open call for applications for the 2016 Tekne Awards, set for November 16 at the Minneapolis Convention Center. Read More
Innovative companies and leaders are the lifeblood of the Minnesota health care industry — its heartbeat, if you will. Minnesota Business magazine is dedicated to recognizing the state's spectacular health care leaders. Read More
Minnesota manufacturing has a long history of excellence, but this vital (although often behind-the-scenes) industry does not always receive the recognition it deserves. Minnesota Business is committed to honoring companies and individuals that are making great strides in the industry with new products, sustainable practices, employee training initiatives and more. Read More

Gloria Freeman, founder of Olu’s Home and Olu’s Center

Celebrating the achievements of entrepreneurs and small business owners, the U.S. Business Administration recently revealed their annual winners for National Small Business Week. Each of the winners demonstrate the drive to grow their business and help others along the way. Read More
Minnesota is known for being a great place to live and work, with top-notch companies in many industries headquartered in the state. Each year, these companies submit nominations for the 100 Best Companies to Work For Awards by Minnesota Business magazine. Read More
Nine prominent Minnesota businesswomen are finally about to get the recognition they’ve worked lifetimes to earn. They’re this year’s crop of Minnesota Women Business Owners (NAWBO – MN) Hall of Fame inductees. They’ll officially receive their Hall of Fame stripes on April 19 at the Golden Valley Country Club. Read More