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News for Press ReleaseTuesday, September 05, 2017ATLANTA, August 1, 2017 – UPS (NYSE:UPS) today announced a competition to help small businesses grow globally. The UPS X-PORT Challenge allows qualifying start-ups, entrepreneurs and small businesses to compete for a chance to win $10,000 in international shipping credits with the company. “The majority of the world’s commerce lies outside the United States, yet exporting remains a challenge ...read moreCategories: Member News, Press ReleaseTuesday, September 05, 2017BLOOMINGTON, MINN. (August 24, 2017) — The Bloomington Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors has voted to support the upcoming Strong Schools Strong Community Referendum proposed by the Bloomington Public Schools District. The referendum calls for the approval of a replacement operating referendum for the state-allowed maximum in funding and duration. If approved, the referendum will generate an ...read moreCategories: Press ReleaseTuesday, September 05, 2017(September 5, 2017) – Ballard Spahr and Lindquist & Vennum announced today that they have agreed to merge effective January 1, 2018. The combined firm—which will retain the name Ballard Spahr—will have more than 650 lawyers in 15 offices nationwide. Joining with Am Law 100 firm Ballard Spahr will bring expanded service offerings and a national platform to Lindquist & Vennum, which advises ...read moreCategories: Member News, Press ReleaseTuesday, August 29, 2017SAINT PAUL, Minn. — TKDA, an employee-owned provider of engineering, architecture, and planning services, announces that Daniel Sherer, PE, has joined the firm’s Aviation Division. The senior registered engineer has more than 13 years of experience managing airport design, rehabilitation and construction projects across the United States and internationally. Sherer’s extensive experience ...read moreCategories: Press ReleaseTuesday, May 16, 2017BLOOMINGTON, MINN. (May 16, 2017) — The Bloomington Chamber of Commerce announces the recipients of the Bloomington Future Leaders Scholarships. The eight scholarship winners for 2017 are Priscilla Arroza, Jefferson High School; Danny Boie, Jefferson High School; Olivia Haaland, Jefferson High School; Aria Kramarczuk, Jefferson High School; Blake Leean, Jefferson High School; Chanel Leung, ...read moreCategories: Press Release