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Marco named by Minnesota Business Magazine as one of 100 best companies to work for

Mar 2016 • Category: Press Releases

  Marco was recently named the recipient of the 2016 100 Best Companies to Work For Award, presented by Minnesota Business magazine. “We are proud to salute these 100 companies who realize their most important assets are their employees,” says Minnesota Business Editor in Chief Steve LeBeau.” This instills such a heartfelt loyalty, that these […]



Thriveon earns place on list of Minnesota’s 100 Best Companies To Work For

Mar 2016 • Category: Press Releases

New Ulm–Thriveon has earned a place on the list of Minnesota’s 100 Best Companies To Work For by Minnesota Business Magazine. This award recognizes Minnesota’s top companies and is determined by the scores of an anonymous online questionnaire filled out by the employees of each nominated company. The questionnaire uncovers employee opinions about work environment, employee benefits, […]



Marco named winner of two 2016 Perfect Image Awards

Mar 2016 • Category: Press Releases

Marco was recently named the winner of two 2016 Perfect Image Awards by imageSource Magazine in the categories of Dealer of the Year and Outstanding Leadership in Customer Engagement.  The prestigious awards program recognizes exceptional leadership and innovation in the office channel. Marco was one of just four organizations honored during a special reception at the […]



Jordan Sands Foundation award winners selected

Mar 2016 • Category: Press Releases

Mankato– Jordan Sands, an industrial sand mining and processing operation based in North Mankato, recently announced the winners of its inaugural Jordan Sands Foundation Award. The awards program recognizes employees who exemplify the company’s core values, show exceptional teamwork and leadership in making the business better, and whose contributions are the foundation upon which the company […]



Schmidt’s Meat Market wins awards

Mar 2016 • Category: Press Releases

  Schmidt’s Meat Market won 6 awards at the MAMP (Minnesota Association of Meat Processors) Convention held March 4-5, 2016 in St. Cloud, MN.  Schmidt’s received three Grand Champion level awards for their Bacon, Raspberry Chipotle Bacon and Fresh Maple Pork Links; two Reserve Grand Champion awards for their Schmidt’s Wieners and Wisconsin Style Summer […]



United Prairie Bank honored for community involvement

Mar 2016 • Category: Press Releases

The Minnesota Bankers Association (MBA) recently recognized twenty-one Minnesota banks for their community involvement. Banks play an important and vital role in their communities, and to honor and recognize their involvement, the MBA created the Community Champion recognition program. United Prairie Bank is one of the twenty-one banks that worked with hundreds of organizations in […]