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.
Minnesotan To Meet: Designer Ashley MaryStep inside Mary's Northeast Minneapolis studio and you are surrounded by kinds of color.
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.