Business Relationships

Thank You

The Carlson Growth and Fixed Income Fund would not be possible without the investment and support of our participants throughout the Twin Cities. We appreciate their involvement and will continue to keep close relationships with our financial partners in the community.

Participant Benefits

  • Provide students with a realistic view of the industry
  • Build a more educated group of finance professionals
  • Recruit from top students in the area
  • Help students network with other professionals in the field
  • Realized positive ROI
  • Meet the students during our fall road show

If you would like to see our current roster of students, please click here. If you would like to request a resume book of our current student class, please click here to send an email.

We want to continue to develop our support base to reflect the ever-changing nature of the financial services industry. If you are interested in becoming an investor in our funds, please contact Program Director Susanna Gibbons (, and we will be happy to discuss the process with you.

Participant News

Insights from Thrivent

Russ Swansen, Chief Investment Officer at Thrivent, produces periodic market commentary for the site, "Wall Street to Your Street." The site also includes podcasts/videos and links to other important information.