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.


Abilitech Medical is winner of the 2019 MN Cup business competition

St. Paul firm is developing a device to aid those with weakened arms.


Phenomix Sciences of St. Paul wins $500,000 in Meda Challenge for minority entrepreneurs

The Mayo spinoff makes an obesity diagnostic tool.


Twin Cities Startup Week, last year's diversity initiatives working, looks outstate

A winner of two awards last year points to how the event helped in "building connections and building relationships."


Minnesota's Chuck Denny led with dignity, empathy, humility and generosity

Dick McFarland, a friend and retired Minnesota CEO, once called Denny a Renaissance man for his varied interests and decency.


Report says workers are biggest data-security threat

In the increasingly digital workplace, people and data are fluid.


After $10M investment, Plymouth printing company's revenue more than doubles

Last month, CEO Wendi Breuer of SeaChange Print Innovations watched as a crew delivered a $2 million HP inkjet press. It is the latest investment…


Minnesota-based solar-energy firm sold to national investor in renewable energy

Recently formed SmartPitch Ventures is investing several million dollars into IPS Solar.


40 Minnesota executives, including Gov. Walz, put to work by Habitat for Humanity

House-building agency enjoys a record year, and execs from Andersen, Toro, Schwan's and others marked that on Tuesday.


Family business, lifestyle growing out of Minn.'s CSA farming movement

The modest farm income sure wouldn't support the Kapernick family without off-farm employment, but the payoff is tremendous.


North Minneapolis nonprofit already raised $25M of $35M goal to help low-income families

NAZ is starting to see success in metrics such as education and employment.