Carlson School alumni gathering.

Carlson School Alumni

With more than 50,000 members in 78 countries, the Carlson School alumni network forms a cross-section of some of the world's most influential business leaders. Discover new opportunities to grow your network, give back to the School, take advantage of opportunities for professional development, and more.

Alumni in Action

Josh Brook discusses his work with start-up Playtabase, and how he's marketing a tech product that improves lives.

Homecoming & Reunion Weekend


Show your maroon and gold spirit and rediscover your Gopher State of Mind!  All Carlson School Alumni are invited to Homecoming events, with special reunion celebrations for the classes of 2010, 2005, 1990, and 1965. Check out all Carlson Homecoming and Reunion events online

We hope to see you for a weekend of fun for the whole family! 

Alumni in the News

Hoyt Hsiao Earns Entrepreneur Award

Hoyt Hsiao, ’92 BSB, received the Charles W. Poe Jr. Entrepreneur of the Year award from the Metropolitan Economic Development Association. The award is given to an entrepreneur that exhibits best business practices, business growth, leadership, and philanthropy. Hsiao is president and CEO of Shaw-Lundquist Associates.  

Ben Bauch Featured for Founding Minneapolis Chapter of November Project

Ben Bauch, ’14 BSB, has founded the Minneapolis chapter of the November Project, a high-intensity workout club. Bauch’s role in the growth of the November Project was featured in the Star Tribune.

Nick Beste Expands Man Cave Meats

Nick Beste, ’10 BSB, recently received $1.5 million in financing for his company, Man Cave Meats. Man Cave’s recent expansion was featured in the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal.

Irene Fernando Named 2015 Bush Fellow

Irene Fernando, ’07 BSB, was named a 2015 Bush Fellow. Bush fellows are recognized as individuals with extraordinary potential to make significant contributions in their chosen fields within Minnesota, North Dakota, and South Dakota.