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Kait Ecker

Kait Ecker is a frequent contributor to Twin Cities Business and TCB’s sister publication Mpls.St.Paul Magazine.

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Kait Ecker is a frequent contributor to Twin Cities Business and TCB’s sister publication Mpls.St.Paul Magazine. She previously wrote for Minnesota Monthly and the Minnesota Daily while in school. Kait is a graduate of the University of Minnesota.

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Continuing Child Care in a Pandemic

Continuing Child Care in a Pandemic

Educating and caring for children is an enormous responsibility, regardless of the state of the world. But add in a pandemic, and things become even more complicated. Natalie Standridge, founder
Caution Slows M&A Activity

Caution Slows M&A Activity

At first blush, it might seem like mergers and acquisitions are charging full-speed ahead. There have been rumors about Uber and Grubhub merging, while Target is apparently looking to acquire
Calyxt Debuts First Commercial Product

Calyxt Debuts First Commercial Product

Roseville-based Calyxt on Thursday introduced its first commercial product Calyno via its new e-commerce website. The plant-based biological technology startup says it uses a gene editing platform from the University of Minnesota to develop
From Branded Merchandise to Face Shields

From Branded Merchandise to Face Shields

Under normal circumstances, St. Louis Park-based Imprint Engines would be supplying branded apparel, but as demand shifted, it has been sourcing personal protective equipment. While the end-to-end marketing solutions company lost most
Need to Know on Round Two of PPP

Need to Know on Round Two of PPP

The first round of loans from the Small Business Association’s Paycheck Protection Program were depleted in approximately two weeks, and this next round of $320 billion just signed Friday by President Trump