- Razdak promoted to Managing Director for Public Strategy at MPR, overseeing MPR’s government relations efforts on local, state and national levels.
- Hakensen appointed to the Minnesota Historical Society board.
- Social Earth, a leading source for news and information about social entrepreneurship, has been acquired by 3BL Media.
- Durand hired as Director of Donor Communications for Planned Parenthood MN, ND, SD.
- Magnet 360, Minneapolis-based marketing and technology consultancy, has acquired Reside, a Minneapolis-based cloud solutions firm.
ST. OLAF RUBE GOLDBERG MACHINE TEAM
- The St. Olaf Rube Goldberg team won the national championship.
- Jackie Kantor and Kirsten Kortebein, journalism students at Round Earth Media, (an institution that places future journalist around the world) had their piece picked up by the New York Times.
ALLIES FOR JUSTICE AWARDS
- The Headwaters Foundation announced the 2012 honorees of the Allies for Justice Awards, including the Main Street Project, OutFront Minnesota, and Ruth and David Waterbury.
The Cowles Center
- The Cowles Center for Dance and The Performing Arts has annoucned their 2012/13 season.
- Johnson hired as Director of Operations at Second Harvest Heartland West.