Associate Editor

Tess Allen

Tess Allen is associate editor.

Phone: 612-336-9294

Tess Allen joined the Twin Cities Business team in January 2019 after interning with its sister publications, Delta Sky and Mpls.St.Paul Magazine. As associate editor, she oversees special sections and supplements, covers entrepreneurship and local startups, and helps manage the monthly print magazine. Prior to diving into the magazine world, she interned with several business startups and nonprofit organizations. Tess is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s School of Media and Journalism.

Staff’s archive

Fido Fridays?

Fido Fridays?

Pets are not a new thing, of course, but in the pandemic, a lot of folks who live alone acquired a pet. Now, as they return to the office, they
Can Magnets Make You Sleep Better?

Can Magnets Make You Sleep Better?

We’ve all been more stressed this year. According to the American Psychological Association, the U.S. is facing a national mental health crisis as a result of the pandemic. Dr. Dan
Employing All Abilities

Employing All Abilities

Even with the heightened focus on diversity and inclusion, there’s still a group largely forgotten in the conversation about workplace equality: people with disabilities. According to the U.S. Bureau of
Does Unemployment Drive New Business?

Does Unemployment Drive New Business?

It might seem surprising that a year with a global pandemic would become the one with most new business filings (data includes all categories of business filings, from reservations of
Target Field: What To Know If You Go

Target Field: What To Know If You Go

As the Minnesota Twins prepare for a regular 2021 Major League Baseball season with a return to the standard 162-game slate, they’re enacting a slew of changes to keep fans