January 25: MSPBJ Forum | CRE Update

Time:
08:00am to 10:00am
Where:

WINDOWS on Minnesota
80 S. 8th Street
Minneapolis, MN

Details:

Join us to hear local commercial real estate experts discuss the Twin Cities hottest neighborhoods. Discussion moderated by Nick Halter, reporter from the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal.

No doubt, the Twin Cities is a hot market for commercial real estate, but some areas are on fire. Join is to hear our panelists discuss the North Loop, East Town, Prosepect Park, Edina, Bloomington and Eagan, which are seeing a flurry of activity. Hear from experts and learn about these markets including:

- Why is it happening there?
- What are the challenges?
- What are the opportunities going forward?

Registration Information
Single Ticket: $80
VIP Table (8 seats): $950

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January 25: ECOM Luncheon: January

Time:
12:00pm to 01:00pm
Where:

Minneapolis Hilton
Salon Ballroom EFG
1001 Marquette Ave.
Minneapolis, MN 55403

Details:

January's luncheon will feature guest speaker Richard Davis, Chairman & CEO, U.S. Bancorp.

Davis has been an influencing force in the banking industry for 38 years. He began his banking career as a teller at age 18. In 2006, he became CEO of U.S. Bancorp after serving in several senior executive roles with the organization and its predecessors since 1993.

Registration Information
Members: Free
Guest of Member: $60
Non Members: $80
Community Leaders & Young Professionals: $50
Students: $25
* Registration closes on January 18 *

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January 26: Manufacturing Workshop: Accelerate Your Revenue Growth

Time:
08:00am to 10:00am
Where:

Dakota County Technical College
300 145th St. E., Room 2-601
Rosemount, MN 55068

Details:

What steps do successful businesses take to actively grow revenue? Do you know your company’s most important drivers of future growth? How do your existing and prospective customers see your business?

Attend this event to learn seven steps that will accelerate your business on the path toward measurable and sustainable revenue growth. Steve Haarstad, an Enterprise Minnesota strategy and marketing expert, will share an action-oriented approach to crafting a revenue growth plan that will become an integral part of your company’s overall strategy.

Registration Information
This event is exclusive to manufacturers and is free of charge. Registration is required. To register please contact events@enterpriseminnesota.org or call 612-455-4239.

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January 26: MN Business Mag: Preparing your Business for the Future

Time:
04:00pm to 06:30pm
Where:

Surly Brewing Company
520 Malcolm Ave SE
Minneapolis, MN 55414

Details:

Join SCORE and Minnesota Business magazine at Surly Brewing where we'll kick off 2017 by sharing results from the MN Small Business Survey, hear from speaker Nancy Lyons, CEO of Clockwork and discuss what business owners will need to do to prepare for the future.

Registration Information
$30 (or $20 with completed survey)

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February 3: St. Thomas First Friday Series

Time:
11:30am to 01:15pm
Where:

James B. Woulfe Alumni Hall
3rd floor of the Anderson Student Center
2115 Summit Ave, St Paul, MN 55105

Details:

Next February's First Friday speaker Dave MacLennan, CEO of Cargill will discuss the topic of The Future of Renewable Energy.

Registration Information
$30 per person
*includes a seated lunch with dessert

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February 7: Carlson School of Management 1st Tuesday

Time:
11:30am to 01:00pm
Where:

McNamara Alumni Center
200 Oak St SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Details:

February's 1st Tuesday Speaker Series will features Kathleen Vohs, Distingiushed McKnight University Professor and Land O'Lakes Chair in Marketing.

Vohs has authored 200 scholarly publications and edited 9 books. She has written invited articles for Science, New York Times, and Scientific American, and was awarded Humboldt Foundation’s Anneliese Maier Prize. In 2016, Thomson Reuters name her a Highly Cited Researcher for being in the top 1% of scholars worldwide in citations.

Registration Information
Registration: $35.00
Registration + Parking (Maroon Lot): $39.00
Registration + Parking (Washington Ave Ramp): $41.00

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February 11: Edina Chamber: The Great Gatsby Gala

Time:
06:00pm to 11:00pm
Where:

Edina Country Club
5100 Wooddale Avenue South
Edina MN 55424

Details:

Don’t miss the Edina Chamber’s annual gala celebration featuring opulent cuisine and speakeasy cocktails from the 1920’s. Flapper or dapper attire is admired and encouraged. It's a fun evening and it always sells out--so be sure to reserve your place early. Non-chamber members are welcome and encouraged to attend. Proceeds benefit the Edina Chamber of Commerce and advance our mission to connect the Edina business community.

Date/Time Information:
6 p.m. cocktail reception and auction
7 p.m. dinner and entertainment
9 p.m. casino gaming, cordial and chocolate sampling
10 p.m. raffle drawing and casino game prizes

Registration information
$125 per person through December 31
$150 per person January 1 to February 1
Corporate table sponsorships (seating 10 guests) start at $1,800

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February 13: ECOM Luncheon: February

Time:
12:00pm to 01:00pm
Where:

Radisson Blu Minneapolis Downtown
Scandinavian Ballroom
35 South 7th Street
Minneapolis, MN 55402

Details:

February's luncheon will feature guest speaker Richard Anderson, Retired Executive Chairman, Delta Air Lines.

Richard H. Anderson served as Executive Chairman of the Delta Air Lines, Inc. Board of Directors until October 11, 2016. Richard previously served nine years as Chief Executive Officer and Board Member of Delta. Under Richard’s leadership, Delta emerged from bankruptcy and became the most profitable, investment grade airline in the world.

Registration Information
Members: Free
Guest of Member: $60
Non Members: $80
Community Leaders & Young Professionals: $50
Students: $25
* Registration closes on Feb. 3rd *

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February 22: TCB: 2017 Wonder Women Awards

Time:
05:00pm to 07:00pm
Where:

Metropolitan Ballroom
5418 Wayzata Blvd
Golden Valley, MN 55416

Details:

Join us as we honor women who are trailblazers within their respective fields, accomplished and highly respected by their employers, employees and colleagues for their professional acumen and achievements.

2017 Honorees:
Lynn Casey, Chair & CEO, PadillaCRT
Carrie Cisek, VP of Human Resources, GovDelivery
Christine Lantinen, President, Maud Borup Inc.
Heather Manley, CEO, On-Demand Services Group, Inc.
Michelle Morey, President, Magnetic Products & Services

Registration Information
$50.00 per ticket

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