Patrick Kennedy

Reporter | Business, Research
Phone: 612-673-7926
Patrick Kennedy, reporter and researcher, produces the annual Star Tribune 100 ranking of Minnesota’s biggest companies; the CEO compensation package and the Nonprofit 100 as well as the Quarterly Deals and Quarterly Money Managers reports.

Recent content from Patrick Kennedy

Obituary: Benjamin B. Crabtree, dignified dean of Twin Cities banking, dies at 72

Many people called Ben Crabtree the dean of banking analysts. During introductions, Craig Mueller, senior vice president at Minneapolis-based Oak...

Updated: October 07, 2014, - 10:49 PM

MSP Airport plans to build state's largest solar power project

The $25.4 million project, which will be built on two parking ramps in front of the main terminal, is expected to generate nearly 20 percent of the airport’s electricity after its completion in the fall of 2015.

Updated: October 05, 2014, - 09:28 AM

World's biggest private equity firm takes stake in maker of Boomchickapop

New investor in Angie’s Artisan Treats to fund the company’s next level of growth.

Updated: October 01, 2014, - 04:11 PM

IT rollout contributes to 3Q earnings miss at H.B. Fuller

Problems with a new IT platform trimmed profit and will lower executives’ bonuses.

Updated: September 25, 2014, - 09:06 PM

Great Clips hits milestone after a close shave during polar vortex

Executives told franchisees how this past winter nearly ruined the chain’s streak.

Updated: September 23, 2014, - 09:32 PM

New leader for ValueVision has big plans

The operator of the No. 3 cable shopping channel, ShopHQ, has been through a tumultuous shake-up. Now, the new CEO says, it's time for stars.

Updated: September 20, 2014, - 04:47 PM

Startup Venture Loft expands into larger space

Peter Kane is expanding the co-working space for technology start-ups and building a community to support them.

Updated: September 20, 2014, - 02:00 PM

Life Time's largest shareholder says do the split

Life Time’s largest shareholder urges company to proceed quickly with a plan to split off its real estate holdings.

Updated: September 05, 2014, - 08:30 PM

Eden Prairie's XRS Corp. to be acquired by Omnitracs

The acquirer in the $178 million deal is Omnitracs, a rival in the trucking analytics industry.

Updated: September 02, 2014, - 10:18 PM

December 2013: XRS shifts focus from hardware to software

CEO recognized that mobile technology would make his company obsolete if it didn’t change its strategy.

Updated: September 02, 2014, - 10:40 AM

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