The Free Press, Mankato, MN

March 13, 2013

GMG names business development resource manager

The Free Press

MANKATO — Greater Mankato Growth has named John F. Considine III to the position of business development resource manager.

In the newly created position, Considine will work to enhancement GMG’s economic development work, as well as further the organization’s efforts to position the marketplace.

Considine brings six years of experience providing information to cities and businesses in a nine-county region as community and economic development coordinator for Region Nine Development Commission. He also served on the south central Minnesota Workforce Council as the economic development representative.

Born and raised in Mankato, Considine holds a master’s degree in urban planning from Minnesota State University, where he also received his bachelor’s in urban and regional studies/geography.