Neal St. Anthony

Columnist, reporter | Business
Phone: 612-673-7144
Neal St. Anthony has been a business columnist and reporter for the Star Tribune for more than 25 years. He also has worked in financial communications for two publicly held companies.

Recent content from Neal St. Anthony

Aided by Obamacare, private health exchange ready for growth

A Minnesota firm, quietly working for two years on employer-sponsored private insurance exchanges stimulated by Obamacare, plans to double in size over the next year, thanks in part to the Affordable Care Act.

Updated: October 06, 2013, - 02:00 PM

For Bloomington videoconferencing company, it's all about service

Video conferencing has been around for 20 years, but a Bloomington company has found success with a focus on customer...

Updated: October 05, 2013, - 04:17 PM

Chamber survey: Minnesota firms upbeat on economy; down on taxes

For first time in 5 years, more companies reported higher yearly profits, survey shows.

Updated: October 02, 2013, - 08:50 PM

Sage CEO steps down; Saint-Gobain exec takes helm

John Van Dine, the scientist who founded next-generation glass company Sage Electrochromics 25 years ago in New York, will step...

Updated: October 01, 2013, - 08:20 AM

'Platform to Employment' project offers hope to long-term jobless

A national workforce council is behind a local program to give veterans and older workers realistic shots at employment.

Updated: September 30, 2013, - 05:21 PM

After cancer scare, restaurant owner serves up support

After a cancer scare, the co-owner of Doolittles and Porter Creek restaurants has a new appreciation for his employees and...

Updated: September 28, 2013, - 04:21 PM

'Orphan Train' project hits home for co-owner of comunications firm

Jeanne Votca Carpenter has a personal interest in seeing “Riders on the Orphan Train,” at St. Paul’s refurbished Union Depot...

Updated: September 28, 2013, - 02:00 PM

The risks of fleeing state taxes

New Minnesota taxes hit wealthy people, but moving to another state isn’t as simple as buying a home elsewhere.

Updated: September 21, 2013, - 04:12 PM

Häagen-Dazs mooncakes are big sellers in China

The past few weeks have been big for sales of General Mills’ Häagen-Dazs ice cream in its biggest market —...

Updated: September 21, 2013, - 04:09 PM

After court case, Insignia Systems' new CEO reviving its marketing business

The small firm, which creates custom signs for grocery stores, has invested in new technology and expanded after a $125M...

Updated: September 20, 2013, - 10:39 PM

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