Let me introduce…Greater Mankato! You’ve never been!?

FAM Tour Group
FAM Tour Group meeting at Profinium Place in downtown Mankato

Yesterday I had the pleasure of introducing a national site selector around the Greater Mankato community. The day was part of the Minnesota Marketing Partnership’s Fam Tour event. Ten site selectors from across the country came to Minnesota to learn more about our development opportunities and the business climate. Continue reading “Let me introduce…Greater Mankato! You’ve never been!?”

Boot Covers and Beard Nets – Suiting up with a company who boasts high quality food standards

Grain Millers Inc. Visit
Pictured Left to Right: John Considine, Jim Santori and Sam Ziegler of Greater Mankato Growth

During a heavy down pour Jim, John and I jump out of the truck to dash for the front door of a yellow warehouse looking building back a week and half ago. We only had fifty feet to dash to make it inside, as we wipe the water from our face we were greeted by two staff from Grain Millers Specialty Division here in St. Peter, MN. Once we signed in we spent some time in their conference room getting a briefing on the company which was quite impressive, they have food processing plants in a number of states and a couple in Canada. Continue reading “Boot Covers and Beard Nets – Suiting up with a company who boasts high quality food standards”