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Wednesday, March 22, 2017
May is Stroke Awareness Month. Let's make Rochester Red in Awareness! I'm looking for businesses that are willing to pick a day to "Go Red" - in return, I'll be offering an exclusive American Heart Association t-shirt to staff for a $10 donation. I will also provide heart healthy resources to share with staff. This is a super easy way to support the AHA as well as encourage ...read more
Categories: Community
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
PRESS RELEASE: A place where everyone belongs, a year of change and goals for the future highlighted the Y’s Annual Meeting March 22nd, 2017. ROCHESTER, MN. The Rochester Area Family YMCA held its Annual Meeting on Tuesday, March 21 st , 2017. A “State of the Y” update was provided which included fundraising goals that were exceeded in 2016, stories from Y members and ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Tuesday, March 21, 2017
PeopleFirst HR Solutions is proud to announce its ten year business anniversary. Founded in late 2006, PeopleFirst is a Human Resources Consulting firm headquartered in downtown La Crosse, with partners and expert affiliates serving Minnesota, Wisconsin and northern Iowa. With 150+ accumulated years business and human resources expertise, PeopleFirst partners provide high quality, customized ...read more
Categories: Community, Chamber, Press Release
Monday, March 20, 2017
Join Zumbro Valley Medical Society (ZVMS) in a community conversation on the public health crisis of opioid addition and overdose, on March 30, 6-8 pm , in the Auditorium of Assisi Heights (1001 14th St NW, Rochester). Objectives of the community conversation include: To describe the magnitude of the opioid epidemic in Southeast Minnesota and nationally To understand the social, financial, and ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Education, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Thursday, March 16, 2017
Categories: Education, Community
Thursday, March 16, 2017
The Construction Partnership, Inc Board of Director's are very excited to announce that James Kelly is back full time at Construction Partnership, Inc as the Executive Director. James has been helping CPI as a part time consultant while acting as the Director of Planning and Construction for Winona State University from August 2015 to February 2017. James has continued representing CPI as a ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Political, Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
ROCHESTER, MN – Nietz Electric, a Rochester specialty commercial contractor, is repositioning itself to further showcase expanded service offerings. To align with this growth, it will rebrand from Nietz Electric to take on its parent company name, Egan Company. Founded in 1936 by Rochester local, Emil Nietz, Nietz Electric has historically offered commercial electrical services – ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
In 2013, the IRS identified 5.1 million fraudulent tax returns and paid billions in fraudulent refunds, and it's a growing problem. Taxpayers need to protect their personal information and beware of scams, and also be vigilant with taxes, such as: *File early to lessen the window of opportunity for a criminal to file first. *Apply for additional IRS protections like the identity protection ...read more
Categories: Economic, Community, Human Interest, Chamber, General News Article, Education
Tuesday, March 14, 2017
Express Employment Professionals Wins Inavero’s 2017 Best of Staffing® Talent Award ROCHESTER, MINNESOTA, MARCH 14TH, 2017 – The Rochester Express Employment Professionals office announced today that the company has won Inavero’s Best of Staffing® Talent Award for providing superior service to job seekers. Presented in partnership with CareerBuilder, Inavero’s Best ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community
Friday, March 10, 2017
Celebrate the Mayo Civic Center’s major expansion and spectacular transformation on May 4 from 5:30 to 9 p.m. at a Grand Opening party that’s free and open to the public. Community members, media representatives, local leaders, elected officials, and other interested individuals are encouraged to attend the Grand Opening, which will feature guided tours, complimentary refreshments, ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Community
Wednesday, March 08, 2017
The Bee Shed, a locally owned honey producer and distributor of beekeeping supplies and equipment, is the first beekeeping operation in Minnesota to define their corporate structure as a Specific Benefit Corporation (SBC). This structure, made possible via new legislation in 2015, enables a business to legally and publicly declare that their business decisions will contemplate public good as well ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Friday, March 03, 2017
You're invited! To what? -A light lunch and information session about the Labovitz MBA, Rochester's only AACSB accredited program. The program and lunch are free to you! This is a program of the University of Minnesota Duluth? -Yes it is. UMD offers a full in-person MBA in both Duluth and in Rochester. All Rochester classes are held on the University of Minnesota Rochester campus. When? ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Education, Human Interest, Community
Thursday, March 02, 2017
HGA was proud to partner with West Bank on the design of their new headquarters in Rochester, MN. The new bank building was designed by a team led by Hal Henderson, grounded with an understanding of the distinct needs of West Bank whose business is founded in the formation of strong, personal relationships. “Our new building is a one of a kind design, with a thoughtful consideration of who ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Human Interest
Wednesday, March 01, 2017
Rochester, MN (Mar. 1, 2017) — Integrity Insurance , a property and casualty carrier, is proud to announce Atlas Insurance Brokers earned a spot in the 2017 Leadership Circle, which honors the top-tier of agencies for their work in 2016. To achieve Leadership Circle status, Atlas Insurance Brokers met specific criteria based on premium, profitability and growth. Integrity President Jill ...read more
Categories: Economic, Community, Press Release, Chamber, Education
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Treasure Island Center will be home to Tria Rink, Minnesota Wild practice facility and other mixed use developments Red Wing, MN (Feb. 27, 2017) Treasure Island Resort & Casino announced that they have entered into a multiyear agreement with Go Wild LLC, a joint venture between Hempel Companies and the Saint Paul Port Authority, for naming and sponsorship rights of Wabasha Center, formerly ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Economic, General News Article
Monday, February 27, 2017
For Immediate Release: February 27th, 2017 Contact: Tiana Rossow, 507-282-2328 ext. 101 United Airlines to launch service at Rochester International Airport (Rochester, MN) United Airlines announced Monday February 27th the launch of air service at the Rochester International Airport (RST). Beginning June 8th, United Airlines will operate three daily flights to and from the United hub at Chicago ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, General News Article, Community, Economic, Chamber, Press Release
Friday, February 24, 2017
Contact : Valerie Brennan PR & Content Manager | 952.897.7763 vbrennan@welshco.com Market-rate apartments Lofts at Mayo Park in Rochester celebrate ribbon-cutting -- Welsh Construction built the 52,000 square foot facility within the Destination Medical Center Development District -- February 23, 2017 – Minnetonka, MN – The Lofts at Mayo Park in Rochester held a ribbon-cutting ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber
Wednesday, February 15, 2017
ART+BUSINESS=INNOVATION at Rochester Art Center Wednesday, March 29, 2017 l 7:30-9:00 AM Program 8 AM A series presented by Rochester Art Center in partnership with Larkin Hoffman and Limb Lab to highlight this unique community and its active transformation by business, creativity, and innovation. Part 2 l Minnesota: Capital of the American “North” Entrepreneur Eric Dayton wants ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, February 09, 2017
VALERIE BECKER APPOINTED TO INTERNATIONAL FRAMING COMPETITION BOARD Valerie Becker of Rochester Framing & Fine Art Printing was appointed to the International Framing Competition Board by the Board of Directors of the Professional Picture Framers Association (PPFA) at the annual PPFA Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada in January 2017. This is a three year appointment and the International ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Chamber, Press Release, Economic
Wednesday, January 25, 2017
Smith Schafer strives to show appreciation and dedication year-round to their clients. When it comes to client relationships, their belief has always been, shop with clients who do business with us. To honor this motto, Smith Schafer created the Client Loyalty Program. The purpose of the program is to actively encourage staff to purchase goods and services from clients and to reward them for ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community, Chamber
Monday, December 19, 2016
Blanski Peter Kronlage & Zoch, P.A. and Smith Schafer & Associates, Ltd. are proud to announce the merger of their accounting firms, effective January 1, 2017. The combined firms will operate under Smith Schafer’s name and will continue to operate out of the firm’s Twin Cities office in the Valley Square Corporate Center, located next to Golden Valley Commons off Highway 55. ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, July 06, 2016
Loffler Companies is pleased to announce A+ Imaging Systems of La Crosse, WI and Rochester, MN now part of Loffler Companies Posted on 07/6/2016 A+ Imaging Systems clients to benefit from Loffler’s wide range of business technologies and services, specialized training, award-winning service and support, and customer-first focus. A+ Plus Imaging team joins Loffler to continue to bring ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Monday, June 27, 2016
Loffler Companies named a 2016 Best Place to Work by Minneapolis St Paul Business Journal Posted on 06/27/2016 Best Place to Work recognition recognizes Loffler employees are happy working to provide top business technology and services to clients throughout growth and market expansion Loffler Companies, the Upper Midwest’s largest privately owned business technology and services provider, ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release