Search
Friday, October 07, 2022

Business People: CEO Brian Cornell is set to receive the Visionary Award from the National Retail Federation.

NOTES – RETAIL

This is a portrait of the chairman and CEO of Target Corp.  Brian Cornell.
Brian Cornell

Target Corp. Chairman and CEO Brian Cornell will receive National Retail FederationX Visionary the award to be presented during NRF Foundation Awards January 16. Target is based in Minneapolis.

AGRICULTURE

Calixtus, a Roseville-based plant-based synthetic biotechnology developer, announced hiring Vijay Gullapalli, VP of Artificial Intelligence / Machine Learning and Data Science, and Pete Ball, a leader in technology licensing.

ARCHITECTURE / DESIGN

Knobelsdorf Enterprises, an electrical engineering firm based in Goodhugh, Minnesota, today announced the addition of Nate Anderson, director of preparation for construction; Cameron Dooley, the operations manager is electrical, and Natalie Head, training director.

GRANTS

That Minnesota Timberwolves and Lynx professional basketball franchises have announced that NBA Foundation provided grants to black social service organizations Phyllis Wheatley Community Center, Minneapolis and Uyamaa Place, St. Paul, part of $ 11 million in grants nationwide.

HEALTH CARE

Sonal Markanda, a licensed psychologist from Eden Prairie, was elected to a three-year term Nami minnesota (National Alliance for Mental Illness) Board of Directors starting January 1. … PrecisionOS, Vancouver, British Columbia, provider of surgical training software and services, today announced the addition of Dr. Joaquin Sanchez-Sotelo to your Clinical Advisory Board. Sanchez-Sotelo – professor, Mayo College of Medicine, Head of the Department of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery and Chairman of the Orthopedic Research Review Committee at Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota.

AWARDS

Franchised barbecue restaurant in Minnetonka Famous Dave announced that he was named one of the America’s Favorite Restaurant Chains for 2022 until Newsweek… … Zinpro Corp., an Eden Prairie-based provider of animal feed and agricultural health care services, announced that it was named Employer of the Year Minnesota Branch National Alliance for Mental Illness (US). … Hawkins, a Roseville-based supplier of specialty chemicals to the industry, announced that it has been named Newsweeklist America’s most responsible companies for the second year in a row.

LAW

International law firm Dorsey and Whitney, Minneapolis, announced that Erin Brian, a partner in the Finance and Firm Restructuring Group, was appointed to Turnover Management Association Minnesota Branch Board of Directors. … Halunen Lowe, Minneapolis, announced that a lawyer Pamela Spera joined the Employment Practices Group.

MASS MEDIA

NFR communications, publisher of trade magazines for the financial services industry in the Golden Valley, announced the appointment Greg McCurry in the newly created role of senior vice president of business development.

NON-PROFIT SOCIETIES

Aeon, a Minneapolis-based organization dedicated to the construction and management of affordable housing, announced that Eric Anthony Johnson will become the next president and CEO of the organization from 8 February.

SERVICES

Click Landing, a consulting and technology firm based in Eden Prairie, announced that the CEO Curtis Marks takes over as chairman of the board and that Michael Erle was appointed Chief Executive Officer.

SPONSORSHIP

Marco Technologies, a business technology provider based in St. Cloud, has announced that it has become an Official IT Business Partner Big Ten Conferenceas well as a marketing partner
belonging Big Ten Network

TECHNOLOGIES

Digital key electronics, a supplier of electronic components to businesses based in Thief River Falls, Minnesota, announced that Ian Wallace was named vice president of business development for the Americas and EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa). … Kumu Corp., a provider of cloud-based enterprise video to businesses based in Minneapolis, announced the promotion of its senior CFO Tom Krueger to Chief Financial Officer. … shrewdly, a San Francisco-based provider of customer relationship management technologies for businesses, has announced its appointment Chip House as director of marketing for sister cities. … Clearfield, a Minneapolis-based provider of fiber optic technology and services for telecom service providers, announced that Carol Wirsbinski and Walter Jones Jr., entered its board of directors. Wirsbinski was formerly Chief Operating Officer Hickory Tech Corp./Enventis; Jones was previously an executive at Verizon

Nation World News is the fastest emerging news website covering all the latest news, world’s top stories, science news entertainment sports cricket’s latest discoveries, new technology gadgets, politics news, and more.

Latest News

Related Stories