Lars Kuehnow, Sr. Business Advisor
Lars serves as a Senior Business Advisor where he assists entrepreneurs with their start-ups, business expansions, and business transitions.
Based in our Duluth office, Lars
works across our service area and also staffs our Grand Rapids, MN office at the Itasca Economic Development Corporation
one to two days weekly.
Lars also serves as a Commissioner on the Arrowhead Regional Development Commission where he has served on the Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy Committee.
grew up in a family owned grocery business where he
desire to be an entrepreneur.
has 20 years of business ownership experience including both start-ups and turn-arounds.
business sector ownership includes petroleum, real estate development, building materials, and construction.
Lars graduated from the University of Minnesota, Duluth, with a B.A. in Business Administration.
has held FINRA Series 7 licensure, contractor licensure in Minnesota and Wisconsin, and is NAHB Green Build Certified.
fiancée Lisa, live in Duluth.