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Marcia Page named UMN's Entrepreneur of the Year
The University of Minnesota’s Entrepreneur of the Year is Marcia Page, ’83 MBA. After earning her MBA at the Carlson School, Page went on to Cargill, and later co-founded the global investment firm, Värde Partner, where she now serves as chairwoman.
Amanda Rusin named 40 under 40 honoree by the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal
Amanda Rusin, ’05 MBA, was named a 40 under 40 honoree by the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal. Rusin is currently assistant general counsel at Polaris Industries Inc. in Minneapolis, MN.
Krista Steinbach named 40 under 40 honoree by Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal
Krista Steinbach, ’07 BSB, was named a 40 under 40 honoree by the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal. Steinbach is currently co-founder and COO at WholeMe in St. Paul, Minnesota.
Melissa Johnston named 40 under 40 honoree by Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal
Melissa Johnston, ’11 MBA, was named a 40 under 40 honoree by the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal. Johnston is VP-Business Banking with Highland Bank in Minnetonka, Minnesota.
Chad Roberg, '03 BSB
Chad Roberg, ’03 BSB, is the Assistant Vice President at Hays Companies in the Duluth, Minnesota area. Hays Companies is one of the fastest growing risk management, insurance, and employee benefits consultancy firms in the country.
Michael Heller, '98 BSB
Michael Heller, ’98 BSB, is Vice President of Concept Development at Caribou Coffee in the Twin Cities area. Heller manages design and construction teams across the Caribou Coffee & Einstein Noah Restaurant Group.
Beth Oddan, '11 MA-HRIR
Beth Oddan, ’11 MA-HRIR, is Senior Manager of Talent Acquisition for Capella Education Company in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Capella Education develops online, high-quality degree programs for adults.
Murtaza Dawood, ’12 BSB
Murtaza Dawood, ’12 BSB, is working in Seattle, Washington at Amazon as an Account Manager.