Business Outreach

Getting Down to Business with the City of Maplewood

Save the date and join the City of Maplewood at the Maplewood Community Center for upcoming business networking events.

City of Maplewood Community Engagement Breakfast – Oct. 12, 2016 

The City of Maplewood's Housing and Economic Development Commission and Maplewood's City Council recently hosted the city's second annual Community Engagement Breakfast on Wednesday, October 12, 2016. This breakfast fostered a discussion regarding demographic trends and changes that will be affecting the future of the local business community and the City. Speakers for the event included Matt Kramer, President of the Saint Paul Area Chamber of Commerce and Peter Frosch, Vice President of Strategic Partnerships at Greater MSP. They shared information regarding trends in population shifts, workforce development, and an increase in demand for high-skilled and service industry jobs. Find Matt and Peter's presentations below. Mayor Nora Slawik unveiled Maplewood's Business Engagement Program which will focus on identifying businesses in the City that are likely to experience growth. City Manager Melinda Coleman also discussed the Maplewood Achievement Awards Program. The award winners will be announced at the State of the City Address on Thursday, January 12, 2017, 11:00a.m - 1:00p.m. at the Maplewood Community Center.

SPACC's Matt Kramer's Presentation 
Greater MSP's Peter Frosch's Presentation

State of Maplewood Community Luncheon – January 12, 2017 (11 a.m. – 1 p.m.)

Join us as we celebrate Maplewood’s most notable achievements and reveal what City officials intend to accomplish in the future to ensure that Maplewood is a place where people are proud to live, work and play. Mayor Slawik will share highlights and accomplishments from 2015 and lay out a vision for the future of Maplewood.  

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