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HOCKEY EQUIPMENT DRIVE | DA BEAUTY LEAGUE

We hosted a Hockey Equipment Drive before the Da Beauty League games at Braemar Arena in Edina.  All equipment was donated to an amazing organization called DinoMights.  Thank you to everyone who came out – It was a huge success with lots of skates, helmets, shinpads, and more donated! #forceforgood #giveback   Read more »

QUARTERLY EMPLOYEE EVENT | LEGENDS CLUB

What a wonderful afternoon for our Employee Event at Legends Club in Prior Lake earlier this week! Employees from all our family of companies enjoyed 9 holes of golf, drinks and food on the patio. The weather couldn’t have been better! #teamtradition Read more »

ANNUAL TRADITION CUP | LEGENDS CLUB

We had a beautiful day Tuesday, June 25th for our Annual Tradition Cup at Legends Club in Prior Lake! Thank you to our business partners who joined us for a round of golf, good weather and delicious food. Read more »

STAR TRIBUNE NAMES TRADITION TO TOP 150 WORKPLACES LIST

Tradition Companies has been named one of the Top 150 Workplaces in Minnesota by the Star Tribune for the seventh year in a row! This list recognizes the most progressive companies in Minnesota based on employee opinions measuring engagement, organizational health and satisfaction.  The analysis included responses from over 140,000 employees at Minnesota public, private and nonprofit organizations.  This year, Tradition Companies ranked #3 in the midsize business category.  Star Tribune Publisher Michael J. Klingensmith said, “The companies in the Star Tribune Top 150 Workplaces deserve high praise for creating the very best work environments in the state of Minnesota.  […] Read more »

2019 HOUSE THAT HOPE BUILT | DUPONT™ TYVEK® TIME CAPSULE EVENT

Another great event in the books for our DuPont™ Tyvek® Time Capsule Event on Thursday, June 13th from 6:00-8:00pm.  We hosted the event in our Spirit of Brandtjen Farm neighborhood in front of this year’s 2019 House that Hope Built.  We invited HopeKids families, neighbors, business partners, friends and family to join us to write a message of HOPE on the house wrap before the siding is installed!  Once the siding goes onto the house, these messages of hope are hidden.  In the future, when the homeowners replace their siding, they will be able to unveil messages of hope from years […] Read more »

11TH ANNUAL HOPEKIDS 5K/10K RUN | LAKEVILLE, MN

Tradition Companies hosted our 11th Annual HopeK 5K/10K + Kids Fun Run benefitting HopeKids Minnesota on Saturday, June 8th in our Spirit of Brandtjen Farm neighborhood in Lakeville. We couldn’t have asked for better weather!  We surpassed our goal for this year’s event and raised over $82,000 for HopeKids Minnesota. Since we started the event in 2008, we’ve raised over one million dollars  to benefit the organization, allowing HopeKids to serve more than 1,400 Minnesota  The HopeK event includes a 5K/10K Run, HopeWalk, and Kids Fun Run, as well as free family activities and entertainment that include bounce houses, face […] Read more »

TRADITION PASS IT ON SCHOLARSHIP | 2019

Each year, Tradition Pass It On provides three scholarships to outstanding Edina students. This scholarship offers $1,000 to three students who attend Edina High School, do community service, have held leadership positions in athletics, the arts or clubs/organizations, have lettered in at least two high school activities and have at least a 3.0 GPA.  Overall well-rounded individuals that support their local Edina community! A special congratulations to this year’s Tradition Pass It On Scholarship recipients: Benjamin Moss, Caroline Sprenkle, and Claire Williams. Pictured with: Scott Beuning (Tradition Capital Bank), Brad Johnson (Tradition Wealth Management), and Erik Hendrikson (Tradition Mortgage)   […] Read more »

GRAND OPENING – WAYZATA | TRADITION FINANCIAL CENTER

The Tradition Financial Center in Wayzata, MN is officially open for business!  A series of Grand Opening events were held March 21-23 to celebrate our new location.  The week started with a Women in Business Networking Breakfast and Senior Day Open House, followed by a Wayzata Chamber Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and Happy Hour! The companies that will have offices out of this location are Tradition Capital Bank, Tradition Mortgage and Tradition Wealth Management.  Located at the intersection of Ferndale & Lake Street, this new location is ready for business!  Feel free to stop by the new office for a tour […] Read more »

EMPLOYEE QUARTERLY EVENT | SURLY BREWING COMPANY

“Great things in business are never done by one person. They’re done by a team of people.” – Steve Jobs Another great event for our quarterly ALL Tradition employee happy hour.  Employees from all of our entities in offices across the Twin Cities metro area, joined us at Surly Brewing Company for a fun evening of getting to know other co-workers, tasty appetizers, and great drinks! If you are looking for a venue to host an event at or even just looking for something to do one evening, be sure to check out Surly.  Great venue! Read more »

TRADITION FINANCIAL CENTER OPENING IN WAYZATA

COMING SOON TO WAYZATA! In early 2019, three of the Tradition Companies – Tradition Capital Bank, Tradition Mortgage, and Tradition Wealth Management – will open the doors to the Tradition Financial Center, located at the intersection of Ferndale Road and Lake Street in Wayzata, Minnesota. The three companies are excited about the opportunity to grow their client base by combining their efforts to be a one stop financial shop. Orchestrating the opening of the Tradition Financial Center are Kevin Howk, John Lindquist, and Paul McGee from Tradition Capital Bank, Jim Krantz from Tradition Mortgage, and Eric Peyton from Tradition Wealth […] Read more »