Business writer & journalist

Greetings – and welcome to my website. I’m a business writer and  journalist currently based in Minneapolis, Minnesota.  I’ve posted links to some of my work here and will continue to add recent work. Thanks for stopping by!

Brad Allen                                                                                                                      contact me: brad [at] bdallen [dot] com                                                                         Linkedin profile here.

Star Tribune – Contributing columnist for the Sunday business section, On the Other Hand looks at the intersection of personal financial lives and the entities that create, research, market, sell and regulate the products and services that we use.

 Investor Relations Magazine — Global print and on-line magazine focused on the interaction between public companies and the financial markets.

  • Focus on donations grows
  • Is Best Buy’s leadership crisis overwhelming strategy?
  • See more of my work at Investor Relations Magazine

 Finance & Commerce — Business and executive profiles for publication focused on Minnesota and regional real estate and economy.

  • Software startup Naiku founders make it look easy
  • White House adviser: ‘Robotics revolution is here’
  • See more of my work at Finance & Commerce

MinnPost.com — Award-winning Minnesota-based on-line news site.

  • New Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credit helping to heat up construction jobs
  • Some signs of business confidence surface in burst of Hennepin Avenue activity
  • See more of my work at MinnPost.

 Reuters – Global news and financial wire service.

  • How investors can use Twitter
  • Long-term care funding wrapped up in deficit debate
  • See more of my work at Reuters

 Twin Cities Business Magazine – Regional Minnesota business magazine focused on small and mid-sized businesses and entrepreneurs.

  • LA Fitness Versus Life Time Fitness
  • Minnesota’s silicon touch
  • See more of my work at Twin Cities Business