Women in Business Award winners announced

Friday, April 12, 2013

The Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal on Friday announced winners of its annual Women in Business Awards. This year a number of the honorees are Opus College of Business and University of St. Thomas alumnae.

The Journal says that each year it recognizes 50 women for their professional achievements, leadership qualities, and contributions to the broader Twin Cities community. The Opus College of Business is proud to observe that two members of the list – selected from hundreds of nominees – are MBA alumnae.

The Business Journal also honors one female executive with a Career Achievement Award. This year’s award goes to Margaret Perryman ’78 M.B.A., president and CEO of Gillette Children’s Specialty Healthcare.

Additional award recipients are University of St. Thomas alumnae:

  • Emily Carlson Hjelm ’01, Director of development/executive director, The Basilica of Saint Mary/The Basilica Landmark
  • Kim Keprios ’90 M.A., CEO, The Arc Greater Twin Cities
  • Margaret Murphy ’82, chief credit officer, Anchor Bank
  • Nicole Pomerleau ’97, media director, Colle+McVoy

Other St. Thomas affiliated honorees:

Congratulations to all of the remarkable women honored by the Business Journal this year.

Originally published: 04/12/2013, Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal