Best Buy CEO Hubert Joly's Advice on Leading with Purpose

TCB's 2018 Person of the Year on being clear, being authentic, and shareholder buy-in.

Prime Therapeutics CEO Jim DuCharme is Retiring

The Eagan-based pharmacy benefit manager hopes to have a successor picked before DuCharme’s exit in March 2019.

Former U.S. Bancorp CEO Richard Davis Named Make-A-Wish America CEO

About two years since his exit from U.S. Bank’s CEO seat, Davis will continue a career of leadership and mission-based work as he replaces long-time Make-A-Wish leader David Williams.

Best Buy Chairman, CEO Hubert Joly is TCB's 2018 Person of the Year

In his six years as Best Buy's leader, Joly has built up the retailer's relevance among both young and old consumers, resulting in some of the company's best comparable sales growth in years.

Creative Agency Carmichael Lynch Names Its New CFO

Minneapolis-based marketing firm Carmichael Lynch didn’t have to look far for a new executive, naming its director of financial planning and analysis John Green as its new CFO.

Former Medtronic Executive Joins Starkey Hearing Technologies as CFO

Coming off his role as CFO of Medtronic’s global operations and business services, Bill Courtney brings 30 years of finance leadership experience to the Eden Prairie-based hearing aid company.

25 Leaders Who Shaped TCB's Quarter-Century

With essays from John Lindahl, Marilyn Carlson Nelson, Susan Marvin, Lee Lynch, and Richard Anderson.

25 Companies to Watch

These Minnesota businesses are at key stages, including rapid growth, product launches, and new leadership.

Q&A: Arne Carlson

The governor during TCB’s inaugural years doesn’t have much good to say about state governance today.

All Those Years Ago

Memories from the birth of a magazine.

Explosive Train Derailment Heightens Concerns About Transporting Bakken Crude Oil

The federal Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration issued a safety alert Thursday, warning that Bakken crude may be more flammable than other, heavier crude oil.

Techne CFO Resigns After Being Passed Over For CEO

Gregory Melsen, who has served as chief financial officer and as interim CEO, will leave Techne Corporation in early February to “pursue other opportunities.”

Debate Over Orchestra Hall Lease Continues

The group Save Our Symphony is urging the city to end its lease with Minnesota Orchestra management; orchestra leaders, however, say they provided sufficient financial information and are in compliance with the lease’s terms.

Is Guy Gilmore The Twin Cities' Biggest Media Mogul?

Is the most important national media executive in the Twin Cities now sitting in a newspaper office in sleepy downtown St. Paul?

Poll: 81% Opposed Former MNsure Director's Vacation

April Todd-Malmlov’s recent vacation, however, was not directly cited in MNsure’s announcement about her resignation.

Klobuchar Pushes Policies She Says Will Boost Manufacturing

A recent report from Senator Amy Klobuchar and other lawmakers provides advice for increasing U.S. manufacturing production and jobs.

Nerdery Names First President Since Cofounder’s Death

Tom O’Neill has been promoted to president of local Web development firm The Nerdery; Mike Derheim retains the CEO title.

Mpls Law Firm Gains Co-Owner, Changes Its Name

Schaefer Law Firm is now Schaefer Halleen, as Toni Halleen has become co-owner of the local firm.

U.S. Bancorp Pays $53M To Settle Mortgage Claims

U.S. Bancorp agreed to pay “Freddie Mac” $53 million to resolve its mortgage buy-back obligations, adding to the more than $18 billion paid out by other banks in similar settlements.

Nanne Leads Fundraising For U Of M Sports Facilities Project

Lou Nanne will lead fundraising efforts for $190 million in upgrades at U of M sports facilities; TCB recently reported on the school’s ambitious plans.

As State Reports Surplus, Dayton Wants To Cut Taxes

Governor Mark Dayton said more than $400 million from the budget surplus should be used for business and middle-class tax cuts.

Minnesota Orchestra Association Offers 'Artistic' Report On Orchestra Hall Lease

Under terms of the Orchestra Hall lease, the Minnesota Orchestral Association is required to show how the facility is being used—and will be used—to promote the arts in Minneapolis.

Christopher & Banks Sees Profit Growth Under New CEO

The women’s clothing retailer saw profits jump 140 percent during the third quarter, and its stock has risen 120 percent since it named a new CEO.

2 MN Cos. Make Fortune’s “Blue Ribbon” List

3M and Target both made four of Fortune’s high-profile annual lists, earning them spots on the magazine’s 2013 best-of compilation.

Stratasys Accuses Local Firm Of Patent Infringement

3D printing giant Stratasys filed its first patent infringement lawsuit Monday against fellow Minnesotan company Afinia.

Q&A With CIO John Bandy

DRC’s John Bandy, CIO, takes on the tough issues—far beyond internal technology.

Hear From Award-Winning Family Businesses (Video)

View acceptance speeches from and biographical videos about the winners of the 2013 Minnesota Family Business Awards.

Activist Investor May Take ValueVision Dispute To Court

ValueVision denied investor Clinton Group’s request for a special meeting in January and has instead scheduled the meeting, one at which shareholders may vote on Clinton’s proposals, for March.

John Pohlad Leaves Firm He Founded To Grow Another

John Pohlad has been appointed director of strategic development at Rothschild Capital Partners, which is looking to grow its Minneapolis presence.

Hear From The 2013 "Outstanding Directors" (Video)

View the acceptance speeches of five members of local business boards who won 2013 Outstanding Directors Awards.

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