Senior Writer

Burl Gilyard

Burl Gilyard is TCB's senior writer.

Phone: 612-313-1765

Burl Gilyard joined the magazine in July 2013 as senior writer, a role in which he writes major feature stories, as well as shorter stories for print, web, and our Briefcase e-newsletter. Prior to joining TCB, he worked as a staff writer for Finance & Commerce, covering commercial real estate and development. His past experience includes working at the Twin Cities Reader, Corporate Report, and City Pages. He also worked from 2001 to 2004 as a freelance writer focusing on regional magazine work.

Staff’s archive

Dick Enrico Still Delivers the Pitch

Dick Enrico Still Delivers the Pitch

Five years ago, Dick Enrico sold his successful 2nd Wind Exercise Equipment retail chain. But Enrico isn’t one to hit the golf course and reminisce about the past. He has
Real Estate Frenzy

Real Estate Frenzy

How crazy is the current for-sale housing market? Take a look at Richfield. The city has never been anyone’s idea of a sizzling metro housing market. It’s a first-ring suburb