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Archives for the ‘Hot Startz!’ Category

Kato Family Chiropractic

Mar 2017 • Category: Hot Startz!

“When I returned to Mankato, I first worked for another chiropractor as an associate,” says Dr. Prybylla. “But in February of 2016 I decided to open my own practice. I started in Lake Crystal, but in January 2017 relocated to Mankato.”



LBS (Labels, Badges and Signs)

Mar 2017 • Category: Hot Startz!

When a business partner and supplier for Sign Pro in Mankato decided to sell its engraving equipment, the owners of Sign Pro saw an opportunity.



Morken Eckberg Steiner LLC

Mar 2017 • Category: Hot Startz!

“We enjoyed working with each other in the beginning of our careers and we knew it would be a good fit,” says Steiner. “Our desire is to maintain the excellent reputation of our two firms and build on the groundwork for our new firm.”



Bella Nova

Jan 2017 • Category: Hot Startz!

“I selected Eagle Lake for many reasons,” Sanderson explains. “First, I love the small town feel. Eagle Lake is similar in size to Lake Crystal, it’s growing astronomically, and I love that it’s literally a 3 minute drive from Mankato.



Heat Blowdry Bar and Wax Studio

Jan 2017 • Category: Hot Startz!

Friendly, fashionable, forward thinking: three adjectives three friends came up with when they decided to open their own business. Heat is a hybrid salon specializing in blowouts and waxing, but also offers traditional salon services such as cuts, colors, men’s cuts, bridal, updo’s, and perms.



Mankato Vintage Market

Jan 2017 • Category: Hot Startz!

Paul Rosenberg owned and operated The Bobber Shop Fishing store on Riverfront Drive for 15 years. When it came time to close the doors, his wife Kelly had a completely new idea for the location: an occasional store.