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Monday, November 11, 2019
(Bloomington, MN) Artistry is excited to present The Bridges of Madison County, taking place in the Schneider Theater January 24 – February 16, 2020, directed by Benjamin McGovern. The show will star Jennifer Baldwin Peden as Francesca with Eric Morris as Robert Kincaid and Charlie Clark as Bud. Also featured are Becca Hart (Marian), Ryan London Levin (Michael), and Alyson Enderle ...read more
Categories: Bloomington Chamber
Monday, November 11, 2019
Bloomington, Minn. (December 2019) – To celebrate the holidays, Santa is coming to Valley West Shopping Center on Saturday, Dec. 14 from 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.   “I can’t wait to see all my friends again at Valley West,” says Santa Claus, who has visited Bloomington for the past 36 years.  “We again will have all kinds of free, fun events for the entire family.  And don’t forget to bring your ...read more
Categories: Member News, Bloomington Chamber
Wednesday, November 06, 2019
Minneapolis (Nov. 5, 2019) – Joseph Miklausich, Banquet Server at Hyatt Regency Minneapolis, has been named the Hospitality Hero award winner for the third quarter of 2019 by Meet Minneapolis, Convention and Visitors Association. The award is given quarterly to a member of the Minneapolis hospitality community who has been nominated by their colleagues for their valuable contributions to the image ...read more
Categories: Mpls Regional Chamber, Member News
Tuesday, November 05, 2019
ST. CLOUD, MINN. – Marco was named an Elite Dealer by ENX Magazine – an award given to top-performing office technology dealerships nationwide. The recognition acknowledges Marco’s commitment to customer satisfaction, quality service and cutting-edge technologies. Elite-Dealer-2019-RGB-300x300Marco was one of the 137 companies on the Elite Dealer list that will be featured in the December issue ...read more
Categories: Member News, Mpls Regional Chamber
Tuesday, November 05, 2019
BURNSVILLE, Minn. (November 2019) – Kraus-Anderson Insurance, a national leader in risk management services, has promoted Mark Kampf to senior vice president of sales.  He has served as the firm’s vice president of sales since 1991. Kampf joined Kraus-Anderson Insurance as a producer in 1980 as one of eight original employees.  Today, the firm is widely recognized as a leader in insurance, surety ...read more
Categories: Bloomington Chamber, Member News, Mpls Regional Chamber
Monday, November 04, 2019
MINNEAPOLIS – As part of its “First Thursday” event, on Nov. 7, Meet Minneapolis Visitor Center guests will be able to enjoy live artist demonstrations and learn about upcoming events and ART365 from Northeast Minneapolis Art District and Northeast Minneapolis Arts Association (NEMAA) staff. In addition, free coffee and raised, glazed doughnuts made from locally milled flour from Kieran’s Kitchen ...read more
Categories: Member News, Mpls Regional Chamber
Wednesday, October 30, 2019
SANTA MONICA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 29, 2019-- Today, Activision Blizzard Esports announces the inaugural season of the Call of Duty League™ will begin with the Call of Duty League Launch Weekend at the Minneapolis Armory from January 24-26, 2020, in Minneapolis, Minnesota. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: ...read more
Categories: Mpls Regional Chamber, Member News
Wednesday, October 23, 2019
MINNEAPOLIS, MINN., Oct. 22, 2019 — “Theater on the Park” is the official banner for the collaboration recently announced by Minneapolis College and Metropolitan State University to bring attention to their ongoing partnership.  Both institutions look forward to expanding and strengthening this collaboration in the co-located mainstage season at the Whitney Fine Arts Center – just off Loring ...read more
Categories: Member News, Mpls Regional Chamber
Friday, October 18, 2019
(MINNEAPOLIS – October 18, 2019) — Architect Matt Johnson, AIA, LEED AP has rejoined DLR Group as a client leader and project manager. Based in the firm’s Nicollet Mall office, Johnson is responsible for collaborating with design teams to deliver built solutions that meet the ever-changing needs of the firm’s hospitality, mixed-use, and workplace clients.   “Matt is a dynamic leader within the ...read more
Categories: Member News, Mpls Regional Chamber
Wednesday, October 16, 2019
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – In honor of October’s National Disability Employment Awareness Month, MDI along with Medtronic and Special Olympics of Minnesota today announced the creation of the Unified Work Coalition. This group of like-minded Twin Cities organizations, from Fortune 500 companies to nonprofits entities, intend to advance employment opportunities for people with disabilities.   “People ...read more
Categories: Member News, Mpls Regional Chamber
Tuesday, October 15, 2019
MINNEAPOLIS – The Minneapolis Regional Chamber is pleased to announce the 2019 Minnesota Keystone Program honored companies. Advent Talent Group, the Minnesota Timberwolves and Lynx, and Liberty Diversified International have been selected for recognition based on their generous contributions to their communities and outstanding giving programs. This year’s recipients were chosen from nearly 200 ...read more
Categories: Mpls Regional Chamber, Press Release
Thursday, October 03, 2019
MINNEAPOLIS – The U.S. Small Business Administration is now accepting nominations for its 2020 National Small Business Week Awards, including the national Small Business Person of the Year. For more than 50 years, National Small Business Week has celebrated the inspiring achievements of America’s small businesses and the countless contributions they make to their local communities, and to our ...read more
Categories: Member News
Thursday, September 12, 2019
MINNEAPOLIS (9/12/19) —The Minneapolis Regional Chamber is announcing the 2019-2020 Leadership Twin Cities class at the program’s annual kickoff retreat today. Participants were selected based on their commitment to improving the Minneapolis-St. Paul community, leadership within professional and volunteer roles, and a demonstrated interest in professional development. “We are thrilled to ...read more
Categories: Mpls Regional Chamber, Press Release
Tuesday, September 03, 2019
MINNEAPOLIS (September 2019)—The Minneapolis Regional Chamber’s Development Foundation and partner the University of St. Thomas Schulze School of Entrepreneurship are pleased to bring the Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA!) to the area. This program transforms middle and high school students into business owners as part of a weekly entrepreneurship education class beginning this fall. The chamber ...read more
Categories: Mpls Regional Chamber, Press Release
Tuesday, May 14, 2019
BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (05/14/2019) - The Bloomington Chamber recently announced the 2019 Bloomington Future Leaders scholarship winners. The chamber has given away $36,250 to local high school students since 2014.   The Bloomington Future Leaders (BFL) program is a joint effort between the chamber and Bloomington ISD 271. The program provides opportunities for chamber members and students at ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Bloomington Chamber
Friday, March 29, 2019
Nighttime work for pavement removals Residents that live near the Minnesota River Bridge may notice an increase in nighttime noise as crews continue prepping for an early April traffic switch then complete pavement removals on both sides of the river. Right now overnight work is possible from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. daily, Sunday through Thursday, through fall 2019. We will update you if the schedule ...read more
Categories: Bloomington Chamber, Transit
Wednesday, March 27, 2019
Long-term southbound I-35W lane closure begins April 16 Beginning 8 p.m. Tue, April 16, SB I-35W will be reduced to two lanes between Co. Rd. 96 and Co. Rd. E2 until November 2019.Overnight lane closures through November 2019 Please be aware that additional overnight lane closures may occur from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. on I-35W through November 2019. Overnight lane closures allow crews to do work when ...read more
Categories: Transit
Wednesday, February 06, 2019
BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (February 2019) – The Bloomington Chamber is on the move to a new office beginning February 5. The chamber is taking on 2019 with a new location that will support their continued dedication to serving their members and the Bloomington community. The new space will also allow the Bloomington Chamber to help generate economic growth and excitement, particularly in East ...read more
Categories: Bloomington Chamber, Press Release
Friday, January 18, 2019
MINNEAPOLIS (January 2019) - Recognizing the need for greater education and outreach about the importance of transit and transportation, the Minneapolis Regional Chamber announced at their 2019 Annual Meeting that Move Minneapolis is merging with the chamber. Move Minneapolis promotes sustainable transportation including transit, carpooling, car-sharing, biking, telecommuting and walking. Through ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Mpls Regional Chamber
Wednesday, January 16, 2019
MINNEAPOLIS – The Minneapolis Regional Chamber, in partnership with Hennepin County, is connecting businesses and property owners with services aimed at supporting the implementation of organics recycling.   Hennepin County is required by state law to recycle 75 percent of its waste by 2030. To meet this goal, the County Board recently passed revisions to the county’s recycling ordinance ...read more
Categories: Bloomington Chamber, Northeast Mpls Chamber, Mpls Regional Chamber, Press Release
Monday, July 02, 2018
MINNEAPOLIS – Minneapolis Regional Chamber President and CEO, Jonathan Weinhagen, has been appointed by Governor Dayton to co-chair the Minnesota Complete Count Committee. The committee will be charged with leading statewide efforts to encourage residents to participate in the 2020 U.S. Census. Other members of the committee include former Minneapolis Mayor Sharon Sayles Belton, Blandin ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Mpls Regional Chamber