Duluth-based ZMC Hotels owns and operates 28 hotels around the country. In Duluth, the company owns Inn on Lake Superior, Edgewater Resort and Waterpark, Day’s Inn Lakewalk and the Best...
Duluth Mayor Don Ness joined the likes of Jeno Paulucci, Al Amatuzio and Rob Link today when he was named Business Person of the Year at the annual Joel Labovitz Entrepreneurial Success Awards. Paulucci, Amatuzio and Link are among the region’s business greats who have received the prestigious annual award in the last 44 years given by UMD’s Labovitz School of Business and Economics. In presenting the award, Dean Amy Hietapelto was referring to Duluth when she called Ness the CEO of a $250 million organization who has made difficult business decisions with personal integrity. A modest
On May 2, the Duluth J.C. Penney store will unveil a classy new Sephora store-within-a-store.
The Duluth-based AtWater Group is on a buying spree. But not in the Twin Ports. The real estate arm of Capstan Corp., formerly known as Reuben Johnson & Son Inc., is rapidly building a portfolio of income-producing office buildings in suburban Minneapolis. “We’re getting very active in the Twin Cities now,” said Brian Forcier, AtWater’s president and chief operating officer. “It’s become a big focus of AtWater.”
Stainless steel appliances, commercial-grade convection oven, solar panels, a public address system and plenty of room. Mike Poupore calls it the “Cadillac of food trucks.” The Duluth contractor-turned-architectural designer has spent the past five months building the mobile kitchen in a Proctor storage unit.