Columnist, reporter | Business

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. Anthony: Minnesota maker of InstaTrim back on track after a win against counterfeit sellers on Amazon

Family-owned InstaTrim was saved by a process that removed copycats from Amazon.


Minneapolis entrepreneur commemorates slain son in expanding salon

Charlie Jones-Burge ditched her day job last year to focus on her several-year Get Ready Rooms salon.


St. Anthony: Secret sauce in Twin Cities executive coach's method? Goodness

Paul Batz is founder and CEO of Good Leadership, a firm that coaches management teams to be better people and team-focused leaders.


Neal St. Anthony: Global connections inspired Minnesota small-business owner to write book

"Opening My Cultural Lens" is a book of lessons Gail Shore has learned through her travels.


Revered Twin Cities retailer Barry Bonoff was a business-community mensch

Barry Bonoff, longtime owner of women's clothier Jackson Graves, was an elementary school reading tutor until 88.


After a terrible year, what should you do with your retirement savings?

Financial advisers weigh in on some strategies to follow when investing your savings.


Stock value of Minnesota's largest companies dropped nearly 12% last year

Some advisers look for a better 2023.


Jennifer Smith, leader of Burnsville's Innovative Office Solutions, has died

Businesswoman raised more than $1 million for leukemia research in the weeks before her death.


St. Anthony: Medical professions in Minnesota need more people of color in their ranks

Nurse Tykia Hess and Dr. Brandi Gorden Klukas overcame significant odds to become medical professionals.


Neal St. Anthony: Downtown Minneapolis is down, not out

The chatter is all over the place, and the moves are happening both downtown and in the suburbs.