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.

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Bright Health Raises Another $500M

Bright Health Raises Another $500M

Minneapolis-based Bright Health remains a money magnet like no other in Minnesota. On Tuesday morning the company announced raising another $500 million in financing through its Series E funding round.
Life After PPP Business Loans

Life After PPP Business Loans

“It’s tough to make predictions. Especially about the future.” So said Yogi Berra, a New York Yankees catcher elected to the Hall of Fame and an unlikely Zen guru. Berra
Nerdery Set for Move to Edina

Nerdery Set for Move to Edina

Digital consultancy Nerdery inked a deal earlier this year for 65,000 square feet of space at 7700 France Avenue in Edina. The move is now imminent. Nerdery will relocate from