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: Poster Artist Steve ThomasSteve Thomas, a digital artist, started his career at a paper in Pittsburgh doing graphics and occasional illustrations, but it's his latest work is a part of that far, far, far away galaxy and that's what make Forest Lake's Steve Thomas a Minnesotan to Meet.
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.
Minnesotan To Meet: Queen Anna Owner Nicole JenningsCommunity leader, entrepreneur and philanthropist are just some of the many roles Jennings has taken on in the Twin Cities community.
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.
Minnesotan To Meet: Designer Ashley MaryStep inside Mary's Northeast Minneapolis studio and you are surrounded by kinds of color.
Minnesotan To Meet: Deciding Edge CEO Josh MillerMiller is anything but your average CEO. In fact, he's still in ninth grade at Maple Grove Senior High School.
Minnesotan To Meet: Woodbury Senior Living's Margaret WacholzMargaret Wacholz is the community relations manager at Woodbury Senior Living. She brings personality, passion and poise to the job. And for that, and so many other reasons, Wacholz is this week's Minnesotan to Meet.
Minnesotan To Meet: CaringBridge Founder Sona MehringFor anyone who has had a loved one diagnosed with an illness or in the hospital, CaringBridge is probably a familiar name.
Minnesotan To Meet: Minneapolis' Final Four Cydni BickerstaffCydni Bickerstaff was named a "Woman to Watch" by Washington Magazine. Now she is making her mark in Minneapolis ahead of the Final Four in 2019.
Minnesotan To Meet: Peng Cha Of HBI TextilesFor this week's Minnesotan to Meet, we take you an old dairy farm in Maplewood. Inside, they aren't milking any cows, but instead manufacturing thousands of products.
Minnesotan To Meet: Minnesota United's Kyndra de St. AubinThe newest member of the Minnesota United squad has been called one of the Loons "best signings" with experience on the national and global stage. But you won't see her on the field, instead you'll see her in the booth -- the broadcast booth.