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Management and Business Advisers Conference

Speakers

  • Daniel Lerner

    Daniel Lerner

    Positive psychology expert, author and instructor of NYU's "The Science of Happiness"
    New York University
    New York City, NY

    A1. Passionately Successful: Making the Most of Ambition and Happiness
    What kind of passion do you have for your work? Is it harmonious or obsessive? Discover how you can realize the highest levels of personal and professional success by pursuing your passion in the right way.

    Using both science and humor, Lerner draws on a cast of iconic cultural figures to demonstrate the difference between healthy and dangerous passions while showing how to ignite and nourish your positive ones.

  • Brandon Johnson

    Brandon Johnson

    Positive Energy Guy™, author and leadership expert
    Woodbury, MN

    L1. Positive Energy. Positive Teams. Positive Results.
    Energy is everything. Are you bringing positive energy to your team and workplace or are you draining it? Positive business cultures are proven to increase innovation, productivity and profitability while decreasing turnover and burnout.

    Johnson’s energizing and reflective keynote shares the latest research, strategies and techniques to bring the “Power of Positivity” into your business and life.

  • Henry 'Hank' Shea

    Henry "Hank" Shea

    Senior distinguished fellow
    University of St. Thomas School of Law
    Minneapolis, MN

  • John Rubischko

    John Rubischko

    Ex-convict and former mortgage broker
    Woodbury, MN

G1. Business Ethics: Lessons Learned From Ethical Failings
The business world is ripe with opportunities for ethical wrongdoing. Learn from the mistakes of others as you explore a former offender's tale of temptation, deceit, consequences, punishment and recovery.

Ethics expert, Hank Shea, joins former mortgage broker, John Rubischko, as they share John's story of ethical failings, including acts of wire fraud and identity theft.


Lawrence
Bendzinski

U.S. Bank
Minneapolis, MN


Angela
Bickett

Protiviti, Inc.
Minneapolis, MN


Tom
Borg

Tom Borg Consulting, LLC
Canton, MI


Warren
Bostrom

College of St. Benedict & St. John's University
Collegeville, MN


Gordon
Braun

Protiviti, Inc.
Minneapolis, MN


Stacey
Byrne

Stacey L. Byrne, CPA
San Diego, CA


Andrew
Dahl

Medtronic
Minneapolis, MN


Derek
Dockendorf

Eide Bailly LLP
Minneapolis, MN


Leah
Donti

Advantage Montreal Seminars Inc.
Laval, Quebec, ZZ


Jake
Fishman

Madeira Partners
Wayzata, MN


Keith
Friede

Gallagher
Bloomington, MN


Johan
Gjenvick

Gallagher
Bloomington, MN


Matthew
Grossman

Convergent Capital
Minneapolis, MN


David
Hayes

U.S. Bank
Minneapolis, MN


Joseph
Helms

Goldner Hawn Johnson & Morrison
Minneapolis, MN


John
Higgins

CPA Crossings, LLC
Rochester, MI


William
Hoffman

U.S. Bank
Minneapolis, MN


Mark
Hornung

CliftonLarsonAllen LLP
Minneapolis, MN


Veena
Iyer

Nilan Johnson Lewis PA
Minneapolis, MN


Andrew
Jackson

TCF Bank
Plymouth, MN


Mary
Jepperson

College of St. Benedict & St. John's University
Collegeville, MN


Brandon
Johnson

Brandon W. Johnson, LLC
Woodbury, MN


Cory
Kampf

Anoka County
Anoka, MN


Bob
Kill

Enterprise Minnesota, Inc.
Minneapolis, MN


Dr. Christopher
Kuehl

Armada Corporate Intelligence
Kansas City, KS


Daniel
Lerner

The Lavin Agency Inc.
New York, NY


James
Lindell

Thorsten Consulting Group, Inc.
Dousman, WI


Jonathan
Lokhorst

Lokhorst Consulting LLC
Williams Bay, WI


Stephanie
Markert

CliftonLarsonAllen LLP
Minneapolis, MN


Reid
Mason

Convergent Capital
Minneapolis, MN


Ellen
McCabe

CliftonLarsonAllen LLP
Minneapolis, MN


Dr. Michael
Monroe Kiefer

Powermind Systems, Inc.
Farmington, MN


Brandon
Morgan

Deloitte LLP
Minneapolis, MN


Larry
Morgan

Orion HR Group, LLC
Apple Valley, MN


Daniel
Moshe

Tech Guru, LLC
Minneapolis, MN


Daniel
Murphy

Crotega, LLC
Minneapolis, MN


Jason
Newman

Blue Cross Blue Shield of MN
Eagan, MN


Blake
Oliver

FloQast
Los Angeles, CA


Shannan
Paul

G.L. Berg Entertainment
Minneapolis, MN


Christopher
Payne

Protiviti, Inc.
Overland Park, KS


Lance
Radziej

Electric Machinery Company Inc.
Minneapolis, MN


Karl
Riem

Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis
Minneapolis, MN


Kim
Ries

Ernst & Young LLP
Minneapolis, MN


Randall
Romes

CliftonLarsonAllen LLP
Minneapolis, MN


Matt
Russo

Medtronic
Mounds View, MN


Terrence
Schwagel

General Mills, Inc.
Golden Valley, MN


Mark
Sellner

Sellner Tax Consulting, LLC
Sarasota, FL


Henry
Shea

University of St.Thomas School of Law HolloranCenter for Ethical Leadership
Minneapolis, MN


Jessica
Singer Cleary

Deloitte Consulting LLP
Chicago, IL


Thomas
Stephens

K2 Enterprises
Hammond, LA


Sara
Stern

Family Business Minnesota
St. Paul, MN


Michael
Thor

Protiviti, Inc.
Indianapolis, IN


Ryan
Tranby

Ecolab Inc.
St. Paul, MN


Anthony
Waelter

Deloitte LLP
Chicago, IL


Thomas
Walker

Winthrop & Weinstine
Minneapolis, MN


Charles
Weinstein

Ethical Leaders in Action, LLC
Minneapolis, MN