New Elite Mankato Hotel raises a glass to the business community

New Elite Mankato Hotel raises a glass to the business community

When it comes to succeeding in business, as the saying goes, it’s all about who you know. And if that has you reaching for your rolodex, it’s time to check out the event calendar for The Courtyard by Marriott Mankato. This new and vibrant hotel is the place to be on Sept. 3, 2013 when it will host a networking event with Greater Mankato Growth (GMG).

Dubbed “Business After Hours,” the monthly event is open to all GMG members, and the Courtyard by Marriott Mankato, located next to the River Hills Mall, is an ideal host. (The hotel has over 4,200 square feet of meeting space). Guests will be treated to hors d’oeuvres, cocktails and entertainment while they meet with other business leaders from their community.

With superior lodging and hotel amenities, the Courtyard by Marriott Mankato is a short distance from Minnesota State University. This means guests have easy access to the University, golf and wineries like Chankaska Creek Ranch, among other attractions. What’s more, the Courtyard by Marriott Mankato is a leader in green meetings and technological expertise, thereby ensuring the hotel can accommodate any meeting request or special event.
At the Courtyard by Marriott Mankato, groups may choose to utilize a refreshing outdoor courtyard capable of seating up to 300 people in lieu of a traditional meeting room. Whichever event space best suits the group, however, every group is sure to enjoy the custom catering menus available for breakfast, lunch and dinner, which are prepared by the hotel’s executive chef. Cocktails and Starbucks coffee are also available at the Bistro which is the hotels in-house fast casual restaurant.

With so many conveniences on hand, the Courtyard by Marriott Mankato is sure to be a favorite host among the “Business After Hours” crowd, just as it is a favorite destination for its guests.