Events

TCB Events
TCB Talks: Women In Leadership
April 23 2019 - 11:00 AM
Hilton Minneapolis Hotel
1001 Marquette Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55403

Join us as we bring together successful leaders to discuss strategies for increasing the number of women on corporate boards.

Small Business Strategies Roundtable
May 22 2019 - 2:45 pm
Metropolitan Ballroom
5418 Wayzata Blvd 
Golden Valley, MN 55416

 
TCB Talks: CFO
June 4 2019 - 2:45 PM
Metropolitan Ballroom
5418 Wayzata Blvd 
Golden Valley, MN 55416

Data security. AI. Hiring in a tight market. Managing through uncertainty. Financial leaders and business owners gather for a panel discussion featuring CFOs from local companies providing insights and solutions to their more pressing challenges

TCB Talks: Manufacturing
June 25 2019 - 2:45 pm
Metropolitan Ballroom
5418 Wayzata Blvd 
Golden Valley, MN 55416

Minnesota’s biggest private industry could be even bigger, with more skilled labor. Executives from some of Minnesota’s most successful manufacturing companies discuss recruitment, innovation, and creative ways they are evolving to meet the market demand.

Hall of Fame
July 30 2019 - 5:30 PM
Hyatt Regency Minneapolis
1300 Nicollet Mall
Minneapolis, MN 55403
Twin Cities Business inducts five business leaders annually into the Minnesota Business Hall of Fame. These individuals have made lifetime contributions to Minnesota business. Their stories are the centerpiece of the July issues and celebrated at a high-profile awards event.
Manufacturing Excellence Awards
September 2019 -
TBD
The Manufacturing Excellence awards seek to recognize excellence in manufacturing related to: product design and engineering, manufacturing processes, business operations, human capital, logistics and supply-chain management, local manufacturing, and/or product or niche uniqueness.
TCB Talks: CEO
September 17 2019 - 2:45 PM
Metropolitan Ballroom
5418 Wayzata Blvd 
Golden Valley, MN 55416
A panel discussion of c-suite leaders who will discuss what they consider to be their most pressing and challenging issues.
Outstanding Directors Awards
October 23 2019 - 5:30 PM
McNamara Alumni Center 
200 SE Oak Street
Minneapolis, MN 55455
This program honors outside corporate directors and contributions made to the companies they serve. Winners are featured in the October issue, and celebrated at an awards dinner.
TCB TALKS: BUSINESS OF GIVING
November 5 2019 - 2:45 PM
METROPOLITAN BALLROOM
5418 WAYZATA BLVD 
GOLDEN VALLEY, MN 55416
TCB Talks: Veterans in the Workplace
November 2019 -
TBD

With a panel of C-level executives, we will highlight approaches for hiring veterans.

Minnesota Family Business Awards
November 20 2019 - 5:30 PM
Hyatt Regency Minneapolis
1300 Nicollet Mall
Minneapolis, MN 55403

This program is a celebration of outstanding family-owned businesses and the value they add to Minnesota’s economy and quality of life. Honorees are featured in the November issue and celebrated at an awards dinner.

Person of the Year Celebration
December 2019 -
TBD

Twin Cities Business reveals the Person of the Year along with the 100 People to Know in the coming year. A reception in early December celebrates the Person of the Year and provides readers the opportunity to meet and mingle with next year’s 100 People to Know.

Partner Events
February 26 2019 - 6:00 PM
Muse Event Center
107 3rd Avenue N
Minneapolis, MN 55401

The BOLD Awards celebrate the BOLD and daring strategies of the nominated companies to grow Minnesota and the leaders and teams that made them happen.

Nominees, finalists and winners will be recognized for imagination, innovation and extraordinary efforts to grow Minnesota at the ACG Minnesota 2019 BOLD Awards.

Showcasing the finalists of the evening, winners will be announced in 5 categories; Not for Profit, Early Stage, Small & Growing, Middle Market and Large & Established, with the overall winner being selected by live vote at the event.

March 5 2019 - 11:30 AM
McNamara Alumni Center
200 SE Oak St 
Minneapolis, MN 55455
11:30 a.m.   Registration and Networking
11:50 a.m.   Lunch
1:00 p.m.   Program concludes
 

Jeff Harmening

CEO AND CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS - GENERAL MILLS

March 14 2019 - 7:30AM
3M Auditorium, Carlson School of Management University of Minnesota
321 19th Ave S Minneapolis MN 
Join us to hear from Andrew Mackenzie, CMO at UnitedHealthcare and leader of the team responsible for the healthcare company's breakout comedy campaign. He'll be letting us in on the campaign's strategy, insights, failures, and - of course - wild success. 
March 19 2019 - 11:30AM
Windows of Minnesota
IDS Center, 50th Floor
Minneapolis, MN 55402

 
 
Join us Tuesday, March 19th for our monthly luncheon with a panel discussion on the Tax Act and It's Impact on Growth.  
Companies and investors are still adapting to the changes made by the 2017 Tax Act.  We plan to discuss how the 2017 Tax Act has impacted M&A transactions to date and what these tax changes might mean for M&A transactions going forward.
Lunch & talk is set at Windows on Minnesota, on the 50th Floor of the IDS Center with panoramic views of downtown Minneapolis. 
 
Come at 11:30 to enjoy social time, the speaker begins at noon.
 
Your ticket includes the talk, lunch, and social time.
 
April 2 2019 - 11:30 AM
McNamara Alumni Center
200 SE Oak St 
Minneapolis, MN 55455
11:30 a.m.   Registration and Networking
11:50 a.m.   Lunch
1:00 p.m.   Program concludes
 

Ben Fowke

CHAIRMAN, PRESIDENT, AND CEO - XCEL ENERGY

April 18 2019 - 7:30AM
Hyatt Regency.

Save the Date!

Aeon’s 2019 Beyond Bricks & Mortar will take place on April 18 at The Hyatt Regency.

May 7 2019 - 11:30 AM
McNamara Alumni Center
200 SE Oak St 
Minneapolis, MN 55455
11:30 a.m.   Registration and Networking
11:50 a.m.   Lunch
1:00 p.m.   Program concludes
 

Doug Baker

CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD AND CEO - ECOLAB, INC.

May 21 2019 - 11:30 AM
Minneapolis Club
729 2nd Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55402
 
Join us Tuesday, May 21st at the Minneapolis Club for our monthly luncheon on Cybersecurity with local FBI Special Agent Jon Bonhage.
Mixing it up this month with the lunch & talk at the Minneapolis Club, please make note.
 
Come at 11:30 to enjoy social time, the speaker begins at noon.
 
Your ticket includes the talk, lunch, and social time.