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Tuesday, May 26, 2020
Minneapolis – The following is a statement from Minneapolis Regional Chamber President & CEO Jonathan Weinhagen on the tragic death of George Floyd:   "The responsibility to create a more just and equitable community lies with all of us. The tragic loss of George Floyd’s life Monday night in South Minneapolis should not have happened. George Floyd was a beloved employee at a small business in our ...read more
Categories: Mpls Regional Chamber, Press Release
Thursday, May 21, 2020
New organization formed by Minneapolis and TwinWest chambers will focus on helping businesses thrive in a new economy in wake of COVID-19 MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – May 21, 2020 – The Minneapolis Regional Chamber and the TwinWest Chamber of Commerce today announce that they plan to consolidate their two organizations into one unified chamber to better serve members and the business community in a ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Mpls Regional Chamber
Wednesday, May 13, 2020
BURNSVILLE - Firefly celebrated National Credit Union Youth Month in April to help encourage youth and teens to establish smart savings habits. Throughout the month of April, over 200 new youth and teen accounts were opened, including more than 100 new youth memberships and 75 teen checking accounts. In addition to providing account opening bonuses to members age 17 and under, Firefly members and ...read more
Categories: Member News, Mpls Regional Chamber
Friday, May 08, 2020
BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (05/08/2020) - The Bloomington Chamber recently announced the 2020 Bloomington Future Leaders scholarship winners. The Chamber has given $41,000 to local high school students since 2014.This year’s recipients are Katie Brandwick, Jefferson High School; Chase Brown, Jefferson High School; Katarina Campbell, Kennedy High School; Sophia Haddad, Jefferson High School; Mula Nambwaya, ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Bloomington Chamber
Friday, May 08, 2020
MINNEAPOLIS, MN, May 8, 2020 — Latitude Prime, a leading language service provider headquartered in Minneapolis, announced today that they have been awarded a GSA Professional Services Schedule contract by the General Services Administration (GSA) to provide translation and interpretation services to the federal government (NAICS: 541930). This Indefinite Delivery, Indefinite Quantity Contract ...read more
Categories: Member News, Mpls Regional Chamber
Tuesday, May 05, 2020
MINNEAPOLIS – Firefly Credit Union and TruStone Financial have announced their intent to merge subject to regulatory approval and a member vote.   The combined entity will operate under the TruStone Financial name and will serve 190,000+ members with a branch network of 23-locations across Minnesota and southeast Wisconsin. This merger represents a true collaborative partnership between two ...read more
Categories: Member News, Mpls Regional Chamber