After Growing Furniture Business, Larry Schneiderman Is Writing About Life With Parkinson’sWhile growing up in a big family on the Iron Range, Larry Schneiderman got his first taste of the family business at a young age.
Twin Cities Native Founds 'MeMoves' That Is Bringing Calm To ClassroomsTwin Cities native Roberta Scherf founded Thinking Moves as a result of her experience with PTSD, and raising a child on the autism spectrum. It's how she's having an impact in schools across the country that makes her a Minnesotan to Meet.
Meet The Woman Helping Minnesota Organizations Be Culturally InclusiveLisa Tabor's business -- CultureBrokers -- helps bring cultural intelligence to Minnesota organizations.
Minnesotan To Meet: Cara Koski’s ‘Shiverless’ Car Seat OnesieCara Koski is hoping to not only keep her grandchildren safe, but many others. She just launched a new product that's designed to keep kids warm and make you're morning routine a little less hectic, Ali Lucia reports.
Minnesota Girl, 11, Gardens To Curb Hunger"It was a school project and we had to do something to help our community and the neighborhood, and I thought of a food shelf."
Son Of Ethiopian Agronomist Uses Past To Create His Future At Land O' LakesTeddy Bekele is the son of an Ethiopian agronomist. After getting a taste of the family business at a young age, Bekele never thought farming would be in his future. But, after starting his career in mechanical engineering, he took a chance and made the move to Minnesota.
Minnesotan To Meet: MEDA's Entrepreneur Of The Year Jashan EisonJashan Eison moved to the Twin Cities for a job more than 10 years ago. The Brooklyn Park resident has been working at H&B Elevators since then, but it's how he went from Project Manager to CEO that makes him a Minnesotan to Meet.
Minnesotans To Meet: The Friends Behind Paddle NorthWhat started as just a hobby for Peter Mogck and Matt Frakes is now a full-fledged business.
Minnesotan To Meet: 'Rethink The Win's' Lea B. OlsenAs a graduate of the University of Minnesota, Olsen served as captain for the women's basketball team. She was also a standout high school athlete for Minneapolis South High School. Using her experience as an athlete, and a broadcaster, she's asking others to "Rethink the Win," which makes her a Minnesotan to Meet.
Minnesotans To Meet: The Sisters Behind kidsWATERMotherhood and their careers influenced them to make a change in the juice pack industry.
Minnesotan To Meet: Charles Thayer Of All Around PropertyIn 2007, like so many Americans, Charles Thayer, a bank loan officer, lost his job due to the recession and housing crisis.
Minnesotans To Meet: Hoodies For Good's Jeff And Mike PolisAs bonfire weather sets in, most Minnesotans are bound to grab a sweatshirt at some point in the next few months. One local company, Hoodies for Good, is trying to capitalize on that in a different way.