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Irv The Boat Maker

Even when he was "raiding" companies in the '80s, Irwin Jacobs was also busy building them. He's made Genmar into a $1 billion boat manufacturer.


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2006 Outstanding Directors

2006 Outstanding Directors

Honoring five of Minnesota's most valued members of business boards of directors.

One-Woman Show

One-Woman Show

Karen Sorbo, the state's top charity auctioneer, might look flashy. But it's her humility that has made her truly successful.



Long-held properties in downtown Minneapolis' Warehouse District have been changing hands in recent years, and the redevelopment story isn't all about condos. There's new interest in commercial development, too.

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Creating Health Care Consumers

Creating Health Care Consumers

Relevant educational tools will help employees better understand health care services and costs.

Keeping it in the Family

Keeping It In The Family

The often tricky business of family-business succession.

The Future in Our Backyard

The Future In Our Backyard

Carlson School Dean Alison Davis-Blake believes that a great school of business requires a "first-rate business community."

Right On Cue

The Guthrie's new star

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