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The Speakers Forum is made possible by the following Corporate Sponsors:

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A luncheon for business owners, executives and mangers interested in networking, team building, learning and inspiration

Speakers Forum
Table Sponsors



Bremer Bank

Central Minnesota Community Foundation





Granite Equity Partners

Gray Plant Mooty



North Risk Partners, Apollo Division

Northwestern Mutual

Park Industries

Plaza Park Bank

Preferred Credit, Inc.

RBC Wealth Management



Speakers Forum

The Speakers Forum has become one of the premier networking and leadership development events for business professionals in Central and Greater Minnesota.
Program Objectives
  • Creating a consistent, quality networking opportunity for Greater Minnesota business managers and executives
  • Offering a luncheon designed for growth and education through the stories and experiences of successful, knowledgeable leaders.


For tickets to
upcoming events,
contact Rebecca at
or 320.251.5420.



   Mynul Khan
   CEO, Field Nation
   October 25, 2016 – 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
   River's Edge Conference Center – St. Cloud, Minn.


Mynul founded Field Nation in 2008 in Minneapolis, MN. He has a programming and data analyst background, as well as a honed “growth hacking” business focus that drives Field Nation strategy and motivates him to grow the Field Nation team. Mynul possesses a BS in Computer Science and is actively involved in technology decisions as well as strategy direction. Today, Mynul is focused on aggressive company growth and opportunistically expanding around the world through regional partnerships and local incubators.

Previous Speakers

  • Susan Marvin, Vice Chair of Marvin Windows and Doors
  • Dr. Mary Dana Hinton, President of the College of St. Benedict
  • Dan Moshe, Founder & CEO of TechGuru
  • Joel Swanson, President of Risdall Public Relations
  • Brig. Gen. Al Dohrmann, North Dakota Army National Guard
  • Rose McKinney, Founder & CEO of PineappleRM
  • Dennis Stauffer, Founder of Innovator Mindset
  • Brad Rixmann, CEO of Pawn America
  • Jeff Gau, CEO at Marco
  • Mark Krebsbach, Managing Partner at CliftonLarsonAllen
  • Diana Lawson, Dean of Siedman College of Business at Grand Valley State University
  • Brian Schoenborn, Managing Partner at Stinson Leonard Street
  • Chuck Mooty, Faribault Woolen Mill Company, Fairview Health System and International Diary Queen
  • Jim Lukaszewski, author, crisis communications expert and founder of the Lukaszewski Group
  • Bill Popp, POPP Communications and Minnesota Military Family Foundation
  • Dave Mona, Weber Shandwick and WCCO Radio
  • Steve Rothschild, Twin Cities RISE!
  • Lloyd Sigel, Founder of Lloyd's Barbeque Sauce
  • Al Horner, CEO of Aaron Carlson Corporation
  • Dr. Dileep Rao, Professor, entrepreneur, author
  • Paul Douglas, Meteorologist, author, and software company founder
  • Gary Stern, President and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis
  • Dick Enrico, CEO of 2nd Wind Exercise Equipment
  • Marilyn Carlson Nelson, Chairman of Carlson Companies
  • Chris Heim, CEO of 2ndWave Software and Amcom Software
  • Larry Wilson, founder of  Wilson Learning Corporation and Pecos River Learning
  • Erik Saltvold, owner of Erik's Bike Shop
  • Tony Jacobson, founder and CEO of AllOver Media
  • Jill Blashack Strahan, owner of Tastefully Simple
  • Dr. Daniel Cohen, co-founder of CNS, Inc., maker of Breathe Right nasal strip and FiberChoice chewables
  • Robert Naegele, Jr., best known for establishing Rollerblade, Inc., and Chairman of the Minnesota Wild

(See more detailed bios on these speakers.)

For corporate sponsorship opportunities and ticket information, please contact Rebecca Gross, at rebecca@anderson-center.org or 320.251.5420.

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