2011 Tekne Award Finalists EventPresentation Transcript
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Thank you 2011 Tekne Selection Committee Doug Astry, Stockholm Technology, LLC Wendy Bennett, Medtronic Foundation Bill Betten, TechInsights Lynn Casey, Padilla Speer Beardsley Bob Elde, University of Minnesota Jill Farrigton, KPMG Dan Grigsby, Drivetrain Ann Hill Duin, University of Minnesota Lisa Jansa, Exsulin Brad Lehrman, Lommen, Abdo, Cole, King & Stageber, P.S.
Thank you 2011 Tekne Selection Committee Bob Lewis, University of Minnesota Bill Linder-Scholer Betsy Lulfs, Minnesota Science & Technology Authority Tom Martin, Dorsey & Whitney Tom Mason, Mason Public Affairs Stacie Moncrief, Minnesota Public Radio Cy Morton, Robins, Kaplan, Miller & Ciresi Paul Paradis, Dashe & Thomson Commissioner Carolyn Parnell, State of Minnesota Jim Patterson, Patterson Thente, Christensen & Pedersen PA
Thank you 2011 Tekne Selection Committee Doug Paulson, Minnesota Department of Education Pat Peterson, Aveda Dave Ruch, Metropolitan Airports Commission Joan Thompson, Minnesota Wire & Cable Co. Jamshid Vayghan, IBM Rob Weber, W3i Don Weinkauf, University of St. Thomas Lynn Willenbring, Fujitsu
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