• New Report Examines "MN's Vanishing Workforce" and What to Do About It

    MINNEAPOLIS, MN – A report released today on Minnesota’s workforce crisis provides a data-driven examination of the trends and forces driving workforce shortages in the state and identifies strategies to...
      Sep 18, 2023    Read more →
  • Minnesota Business Partnership Names Kurt Zellers as Next CEO

    MINNEAPOLIS, MN – The Minnesota Business Partnership (MBP) today announced the hiring of Kurt Zellers as its next CEO. He was selected following a robust search process led by MBP’s...
      Aug 2, 2023    Read more →
  • Commentary: Paid family leave bill is deeply flawed

    In a commentary for the Star Tribune, Minnesota Business Partnership executive director Charlie Weaver takes aim at the deeply flawed Paid Family and Medical Leave (PFML) bill being advanced at...
      Apr 20, 2023    Read more →
  • MBP Statement Regarding House Omnibus Tax Bill

    Charlie Weaver, executive director of the Minnesota Business Partnership, released the following statement regarding the House omnibus tax bill: “Despite an historic $18 billion surplus, the DFL majority in the...
      Apr 17, 2023    Read more →
  • Weaver Announces Retirement from MBP

    MINNEAPOLIS, MN – The Executive Director of the Minnesota Business Partnership (MBP), Charlie Weaver, announced his plans to retire from the organization this summer after nearly 20 years of leading...
      Jan 25, 2023    Read more →