Neal St. Anthony | Star Tribune
Columnist, reporter | Business

Neal St. Anthony has been a Star Tribune business columnist/reporter since 1984. 

St. Anthony's work has spanned corporate takeovers to financial markets, small businesses, and the emergence of women, immigrants and minorities in business. A native of Minneapolis who first joined the Star Tribune in 1981, St. Anthony holds undergraduate degrees in journalism and business, and an MBA. He also has worked for two publicly held companies, including former regional securities firm Dain Rauscher (1997-98). St. Anthony, who is married and the father of two children, has been a volunteer with the Minneapolis parks, several schools and nonprofit organizations.


St. Paul business could get more than $4 million in subsidy for $26 million Roseville move

Colder Products Co. (CPC) of St. Paul, which operates from three facilities in St. Paul and Minneapolis, broke ground last week on a $26 million…


Former Minnesota ER doctor leads one of America's largest marijuana companies

Dr. Kyle Kingsley was an emergency-room physician in Shakopee when he first considered that “medical marijuana” might do a lot more for patients than the…


Scene + Heard: Books for Africa fundraising luncheon

Books for Africa’s “Reading Is Believing” fundraising luncheon at the Town and Country Club in St. Paul featured Ambassador Ngosa Simbyakula of Zambia. Started in…


Revenue at century-old Minnesota chocolatier tops $20M under leadership of former Army medic

She transformed Maud Borup from a small retailer to a wholesale business that employs 120.


Minnesota's Dynamic Air whips an energy giant in years long legal battle

Jim Steele, 78, the 50-year founder of Vadnais Heights-based Dynamic Air, a small industrial manufacturer, has just survived a six-year, international legal brawl with the…


Project for Pride in Living opens expanded career center in south Minneapolis

The renovated center preserves the best of the Franklin Theater while serving as another marker in the generation-long rebound of East Franklin.


Minn. writer, a former business lawyer and Marine, declares 'civil' war on climate change

Jeff Appelquist, business lawyer turned consultant and Midwest Book Award-winning author, has traveled the globe since he graduated from Carleton College in 1980. Uncle Sam…


Trade winds, economic uncertainty can't derail U.S., Minnesota stock market gains

At midyear, the resilient market is continuing to push all-time highs.


Twin Cities Cookie Cart has an ambitious growth plan

The Cookie Cart on the North Side’s W. Broadway Avenue has been more than a bakery since it was launched 30-plus years ago by the…


Frandsen Financial buying Wisconsin-based Peoples Bank Midwest

Deal would push Minn. bank over $2B in assets.