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Introducing The MSP Economic Pulse

Posted by: Laura McCarthy on Monday, August 26, 2019
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Each month, GREATER MSP will release an overview of key economic indicators for the Greater MSP region. This provides a quick, but comprehensive, snapshot at how the region’s economy is performing. It includes data about employment, unemployment, strength of major industries, wages, and job postings.

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Introducing a Coalition to Ignite Startup Innovation

Posted by: Selena Thor on Thursday, August 8, 2019
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While the Greater MSP region has emerged as the startup capital of the North, partners seek to compete globally by increasing business formation and startup growth.

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Is the Greater MSP Region Future-Ready? A Case for Action.

Posted by: Unknown on Thursday, August 1, 2019
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Since 2014, the GREATER MSP Partnership has measured our performance against 11 peer regions on a range of economic indicators. Not surprisingly, five-year trends from the Regional Indicators Dashboard show that our economy may be reaching the top of its lifecycle.

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Welcome to the GREATER MSP Partnership

Posted by: Laura McCarthy on Friday, July 26, 2019
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The Greater MSP region’s economy thrives because of our investors and we’re proud to welcome these 11 companies as new investors.

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More than 1,200 interns mingle, learn and connect at Discover MSP

Posted by: Macie Rasmussen on Thursday, July 11, 2019
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At 2 p.m. on a sunny summer day, the doors of the Saint Paul RiverCentre opened and more than 1,200 students interning with 21 different Greater MSP companies flooded the room. The interns came from 21 employers, including Best Buy, Target, General Mills, Medtronic, Xcel Energy, Thrivent Financial and Ecolab.

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New to the GREATER MSP Team: Amanda Taylor and Daniel Sopdie

Posted by: Unknown on Tuesday, June 26, 2018

The Greater Minneapolis-Saint Paul Economic Development Partnership (GREATER MSP) is thrilled to welcome Amanda Taylor as Director of Research and Daniel Sopdie as Regional Strategy Manager. Both start in their new roles on Monday, June 25.

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Super Bowl LII: Media Impact Report

Posted by: GREATER MSP on Thursday, April 12, 2018
Super Bowl LII put our region in the spotlight, and GREATER MSP harnessed media attention surrounding the big game. Our media strategy successfully attracted national coverage of our region’s neighborhood development, sports innovation, ...
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Minnesota Boasts Strong Food Exports, “Farm-to-Fork” Business Support

Posted by: GREATER MSP on Thursday, March 29, 2018
Minnesota’s export and trade statistics are in for 2017. The numbers demonstrate an 8% growth in exports, which outpaces the national average, and $21 billion in total exports. Among a number of strong sectors, our state remains a food and ...
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Responsible Growth: Why ESG Matters to MSP

Posted by: Katie Simpson, Minneapolis/St. Paul Market President, Bank of America on Thursday, November 16, 2017

Companies that pay attention to their social, environmental and governance performance will be rewarded – both today and tomorrow.  Find out why.

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Moving Data Into Action

Posted by: Peter Frosch, VP Strategic Partnerhsip on Monday, May 22, 2017

2017 marks the third year of the MSP Regional Indicators Dashboard.  More than 200 regional leaders attended this year’s release event, held on May 12 and co-hosted by GREATER MSP and the Minneapolis Regional Chamber of Commerce. The annual event brought the Minneapolis-Saint Paul region together to review the region’s performance on more than 50 critical economic, social and environmental measures. 

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