Aug 25, 2023
Black Business Spotlight: NEOO Partners
This December will mark NEOO Partners Inc.’s five-year anniversary, something the founders—D’Angelos Svenkeson and Denetrick Powers—could not have envisioned when they first started.
Aug 10, 2023
Beyond the Skyline: Interview w/ D’Angelos Svenkeson, CEO, NEOO Partners Inc.
In this episode, D’Angelos Svenkeson, CEO of NEOO Partners Inc., talks to F&C reporter Brian Johnson. Svenkeson talks about his real estate journey, as well as challenges and opportunities in the larger Minneapolis-St. Paul real estate market.
Aug 4, 2023
Q&A: NEOO Partners’ ‘chief risk taker’ takes on big challenges
“My team affectionately calls me ‘chief risk taker’ because I will say yes to most opportunities that have hair on them. They’re complicated. They’re nuanced. They have a racial tinge to it to where people have very hard conversations to have. And I’m like, so what? We’re here to solve hard problems,”
Jun 1, 2023
MEDA names D'Angelos Svenkeson Entrepreneur of the Year
With a passion for urban planning and a commitment to empowering small black businesses, Svenkeson has made a significant impact in the commercial real estate industry.
Feb 23, 2023
Mayor Larson and Duluth Library Foundation announce new partnership
Mayor Emily Larson announced a partnership with the Duluth Library Foundation on a process for a community-informed predesign for conversion of the Downtown Library to a multi-purpose, regional community service center.
Feb 13, 2023
North Minneapolis needs to lure retailers back
North Minneapolis is losing Aldi and Walgreens for very different reasons, but no matter the cause, the community needs retailers to return.
Apr 4, 2022
Behind the Dream: A People First Perspective
Georgia and Cerresso Fort are staples of St. Paul’s East Side Community; a power couple who are considered trailblazers in their respective fields.
Mar 20, 2022
How a St. Paul real estate planner took his ailing startup into overdrive during the pandemic
After two years of working out of coffeeshops, in early 2020 prospects were looking up for D’Angelos Svenkeson and his startup commercial real estate and planning firm, NEOO Partners, just before they got terrible.