House of Talents makes a global artisan connection

Friday, August 9, 2013

Founder of House of Talents, Kate Herzog ’09 M.B.A., was featured in the Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal. Her enterprise connects artisans in Africa with consumer markets worldwide, selling their products to retailers and providing the individuals with a steady income.

After graduating from college and working at Deloitte Institute in Ghana, Herzog came to the U.S. and married her American husband, Phil Herzog, a research and development technician at Boston Scientific Corp. With her 401(k) funds and help from the entrepreneurship MBA program at the University of St. Thomas, Herzog launched House of Talents in September 2009.

Originally published: 08/09/2013, Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal