Wednesday, June 19, 2024


4.19.24 Amber Carlisle is promoted at Canterbury Park in Shakopee, Minnesota

Canterbury Park Promotes Carlisle

Canterbury Park in Shakopee, a horse-racing track with a card room and event space, promoted Amber Carlisle to senior manager of racing operations. In...

Passion & A Big Voice

After graduating from the University of Wisconsin–Stout with a degree in hotel, restaurant, and tourism management, Rachel Thompson knew she wanted a job with...
1.14.24 Debbie Friedman-Hueller of Land O'Lakes Inc

Friedman-Hueller: ‘Let’s Rejigger That’

A light switch turned on in the head of Debbie Friedman-Hueller when she job shadowed a corporate events planner her senior year at Hamline...
1.6.24 Sean Sherman at work; Sherman won the Julia Child Award

Julia Child Award Goes to Minneapolis’ Sean Sherman

Last October, Sean Sherman—award-winning Minneapolis-based chef, cookbook author, activist, and founder of North American Traditional Indigenous Food Systems (NATIFS)—won the prestigious ninth annual Julia...

The Better Way

When you ask Michaella Holden, founder and chief experience officer of Minneapolis’ Lucent Blue Events + Design, how she got her start in event...

Hendrikson to Lead Visit Saint Paul

Visit Saint Paul, the city’s convention and visitors bureau, named Jaimee Lucke Hendrikson president and CEO in early August after a national search. Hendrikson...