Master's Pub: And That's the News - Rick Kupchella's Story

Friday, April 19, 4:30 PM

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Graduate business students and alumni are invited to attend Master’s Pub with presenter Rick Kupchella, founder of BringMeTheNews. is a statewide news service that features an online news aggregator and a radio network recognized as the top radio newscast in the state of Minnesota – in all of its first three years of operation.

Rick Kupchella, founder of BringMeTheNews, will discuss the company’s first three years, and his transition from Emmy Award-winning TV news anchor to entrepreneur.

4:30 p.m.: Social time
5:15 p.m.: Presentation
5:45 p.m.: Q&A
6:00 p.m.: Social time

Join fellow graduate business classmates and alumni for business conversations. Free beer, wine, soft drinks and pizza will be available.

Current Opus College of Business graduate students and alumni attending the event are encouraged to bring colleagues or friends considering a graduate business degree to experience the unique St. Thomas atmosphere and community.

About the Speaker

Before moving into the world of business, Rick Kupchella spent more than two decades as an Emmy Award-winning TV news anchor and  investigative reporter in the Twin Cities. In the last three years, he has moved into the world of business, launching two independent startups in the Twin Cities. Kupchella has also served as president of the Minnesota chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists, and has worked on campaigns to advance journalism at the state capital and supreme court.

Event Details:
Friday, April 19, 4:30 PM

University of St. Thomas
Opus College of Business
1000 LaSalle Ave
Opus Hall
Room 201
Minneapolis, MN 55403

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