Entrepreneur of the Year Event


Entrepreneur of the Year Event

You are invited to join us for a celebration of the most influential and successful entrepreneur alums from the College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's University.

In addition to catching up with old friends and making new connections in the CSB/SJU community, we will honor the CSB Entrepreneur of the Year, the SJU Entrepreneur of the Year, and the CSB/SJU Social Entrepreneur of the Year.

The cost to attend is $45.

11:15 a.m. Check-in & Social
12-2 p.m. Luncheon and Recognition of Entrepreneurs of the Year

The recipients this year are:

CSB Entrepreneur of the Year:
Kate Huebsch ‘84, President/Owner, High Point Creative

SJU Entrepreneur of the Year:
Dan Bastian ‘90, Owner, Angie’s Kettle Corn

CSB/SJU Social Entrepreneur of the Year:
Greg Lais, SJU '78, Founder and Executive Director, Wilderness Inquiry

Table sponsorships are available and are a great way to get your business in front of a large audience of alums and friends. All sponsors will be listed at the event and in the program. Sponsorship options include:
  • $500 Table Sponsorship (includes 2 tickets)
  • $770 Table Sponsorship (8 tickets and a reserved table)
To become a sponsor, please contact Kelli Gradin at 320-363-2065320-363-2065 or at kgradin@csbsju.edu.


Title Sponsor
Faegre, Baker, Daniels

Signature Sponsors
Merrill Lynch
Marsh & McLennan Agency
The Capital Advisory Group, LLC
Table Sponsors
Brian Kueppers, Apex
Joe Cavaunaugh, Youth Frontiers
Pat Maxwell

Table Sponsor and Hosts
Cary Musech, Tonka Bay
Mike Urbanos, Space Center, Inc.
Dan Whalen
Bob Foster, Foster & Brever

Questions or for more information, please contact the
Donald McNeely Center for Entrepreneurship.
320.363.2065320.363.2065   www.csbsju.edu/cfe   

Contact Information

Primary Contact

Kelli Gradin
McNeely Center for Entrepreneurship

Date & Location

Date: 9/4/2014
Time: 11:15 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Windows on Minnesota
IDS Tower, 50th Floor
80 South 8th Street
Minneapolis, Minnesota