MANKATO – 10/8/15
Ahren Backman | Afternoon Reporter
The winners of Greater Mankato Growth’s business awards have been announced. Community Bank and Tailwind Group are taking home the prestigious Hall of Fame award. The young professional of the year award is going to Elizabeth Harstad of Greater Mankato Area United Way. A special CityArt “Peoples Choice” award will be revealed at the event.
The award ceremony will take place November 17th from 5:30 to 8:30 at the Verizon Wireless Center.
Greater Mankato Growth partnered with Visit Mankato, and City Center Partnership to present the awards.
Here is a full list of award winners:
Hall of Fame: Community Bank and Tailwind Group
Distinguished Business Award: Champion Auto Enterprises, LLC
Entrepreneurial Business Award: Freedom Home Care, LLC
Brian Fazio Business Education Partnership Award: South Central College & CliftonLarsonAllen (Annual Ag Symposium)
Hap Halligan Leadership Award: Eric Oleson
Young Professional of the Year: Elizabeth Harstad
Bring It Home Award: Minnesota Vikings 50th Training Camp
Hospitality Award: Peter Olson, Children’s Museum of Southern Minnesota
Renovation Over $3,000,000:Children’s Museum of Southern Minnesota Building – Children’s Museum of Southern Minnesota and City of Mankato
New Construction Over $5,000,000: Profinium Place – Tailwind Group and Mid Rise Holdings