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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 »

A WONDERFUL HOLIDAY CELEBRATION | TOYS FOR TOTS & HOPEKIDS MN

During the holiday season, Tradition remembers what the holidays are really about. It’s not about spending money on all the best gifts, but about the little moments that make the season so special with family. On Thursday, December 6th, we hosted a Toys for Tots & HopeKids MN Holiday Celebration at our corporate offices in Edina, MN. Attendees were asked to bring a toy for the Toys for Tots Holiday Drive OR make a donation online that would go to purchaseing toys for Toys for Tots and the HopeKids MN organization. Thank you all who joined us and/or donated to […] Read more »

INSPIRATIONAL STORIES. ORDINARY PEOPLE

FAITH | HOPE | COURAGE It’s easy to get caught up in the hustle and bustle in today’s world of technology, high-paced work environments, and constant on-the-go mentality. Our owners at Tradition Companies express the importance of taking a step back and putting life into perspective. They do this by putting together events for our employees and business partners that remind us to do just that. On Tuesday, November 6th, 2018, Tradition hosted an event at Brackett’s Crossing Country Club in Prior Lake, MN. Three guest speakers were invited to share their stories: Jack Taggart, Mike Jay, and Frank Hall. […] Read more »

EMPLOYEE QUARTERLY EVENT | TOPGOLF MINNEAPOLIS

Our employees had the chance to test out the hottest new venue in the Twin Cities, TopGolf Minneapolis, on Tuesday, October 9th. Just a few weeks after they opened their doors, we hosted our quarterly employee event to test it out! Over 170 of our employed delicious food and golfing fun in the heated golf bays. If you are looking for a place to host a party, big or small, check it out! And just think…when we have a foot of snow on the ground, you can STILL golf! Read more »

MILITARY APPRECIATION NIGHT | DA BEAUTY LEAGUE

On July 18th, Tradition Companies partnered with the United Heroes League to put together a Military Appreciation Night at Braemar Arena in Edina, MN during the Da Beauty League. The United Heroes League is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to keep military kids active and healthy while their parents serve our country. They have provided over $3 MILLION dollars worth of free sports equipment, game tickets, cash grants, and skill development camps to military families across the US & Canada. Tradition put together a party for 15 Military families, prior to the start of the Da Beauty League games that night on the […] Read more »

STAR TRIBUNE NAMES TRADITION COMPANIES TO TOP 150 WORKPLACE LIST

Tradition Companies has been named one of the Top 150 Workplaces in Minnesota by the Star Tribune for the sixth 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 71,000 employees at Minnesota public, private and nonprofit organizations.  This year, Tradition Companies ranked in the Top 5 of 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 […] Read more »

10TH ANNUAL HOPEKIDS 5K/10K + KIDS FUN RUN | LAKEVILLE, MN

Tradition Companies hosted our 10th Annual HopeK 5K/10K + Kids Fun Run benefitting HopeKids Minnesota on Saturday, June 9th in our Spirit of Brandtjen Farm neighborhood in Lakeville. 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 1,100 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 painting, nerf wars, mascots, princesses, dancing, DJ, […] Read more »

QUARTERLY EMPLOYEE EVENT | TRADITION COMPANIES

We couldn’t have asked for a better day for our quarterly employee get together on Tuesday, June 5th. It was definitely one for the books! Over 170 of our employees enjoyed a fun afternoon of golf at Legends Golf Club in Prior Lake, followed by food, drinks, and live music from the Tim Sigler Band!   Read more »

NORTH OAKS BRANCH | GRAND OPENING

A busy week for Tradition Capital Bank with their Grand Opening of the new North Oaks Branch.  The highly anticipated opening week consisted of daily events from an open house, lunch and learn, ribbon cutting, women in business breakfast, and other networking events.  The Ribbon Cutting Ceremony took place on Tuesday, June 5th in the presence of multiple staff members, as well as the White Bear Area Chamber of Commerce and other business professionals and residents of the area.  The new office will serve the North and East markets of the twin cities where private banking was currently not available.  […] Read more »

TRADITION PASS IT ON SCHOLARSHIP | 2018

This year, Tradition Pass It On created a scholarship program to offer to Edina residents. This scholarship is offering $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.  A special congratulations to our very first Tradition Pass It On Scholarship recipients: Owen Gage, Ashley Post, and Katherine Higgins. Pictured with: Scott Beuning (Tradition Capital Bank), Erik Hendrikson (Tradition Mortgage), and Brad Johnson (Tradition Wealth Management) Read more »