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We appreciate the local news outlets taking time to come and visit with our students! Thanks, KIMT!  https://www.kimt.com/content/news/austintradeshow-510598601.html
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We appreciate the local news outlets taking time to come and visit with our students! Thanks, KIMT! https://www.kimt.com/content/news/austintradeshow-510598601.html

It was a fantastic night at the Mower County CEO Trade Show!  Thank you to the community for coming out to support our students and see the amazing work they have done this year.  ...
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It was a fantastic night at the Mower County CEO Trade Show! Thank you to the community for coming out to support our students and see the amazing work they have done this year. ...

Just a quick preview of what you will find today at our trade show!  See you from 4 to 7pm at The Hormel Home today.  Entrance is free and our students can’t wait to share their ...
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Just a quick preview of what you will find today at our trade show! See you from 4 to 7pm at The Hormel Home today. Entrance is free and our students can’t wait to share their ...

Today is the day and set up is happening!  See you today at The Hormel Home from 4 to 7 pm! Austin Public Schools Pacelli Catholic Schools Hormel Historic Home
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Today is the day and set up is happening! See you today at The Hormel Home from 4 to 7 pm! Austin Public Schools Pacelli Catholic Schools Hormel Historic Home

The first ever Mower County CEO Trade Show is tomorrow, Wednesday, from 4 to 7 pm at The Hormel Home. This a FREE event and is open to the community. Please share this information ...

Make sure you follow Circulate on Facebook.  Claire shared how she has persevered through some obstacles in her post below.  It’s amazing to see how far our students have come this ...
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Make sure you follow Circulate on Facebook. Claire shared how she has persevered through some obstacles in her post below. It’s amazing to see how far our students have come this ...

Check our Molly & Co Home Decor.  Molly Stromlund is a Mower County CEO student and she will have some amazing products at our trade show tomorrow.  Follow her on Facebook and ...
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Check our Molly & Co Home Decor. Molly Stromlund is a Mower County CEO student and she will have some amazing products at our trade show tomorrow. Follow her on Facebook and ...

On Friday we were able to visit K and K Fabrication.  Kurt Smeby shared with students about being an active owner and treating employees like family. He also shared about saving for ...
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On Friday we were able to visit K and K Fabrication. Kurt Smeby shared with students about being an active owner and treating employees like family. He also shared about saving for ...

Thursday we visited Potach and Mitchell Dental Office.  Dr. Potach was born and raised in Austin and Dr. Mitchell moved to Austin in 2003.  He served in the Navy and then continued ...
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Thursday we visited Potach and Mitchell Dental Office. Dr. Potach was born and raised in Austin and Dr. Mitchell moved to Austin in 2003. He served in the Navy and then continued ...

Rachel Nelsen is a student in the Mower County CEO Program. Three Generation Knits is the handmade mitten company she started with her grandma, Connie. Please check out her commercial ...
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Rachel Nelsen is a student in the Mower County CEO Program. Three Generation Knits is the handmade mitten company she started with her grandma, Connie. Please check out her commercial ...

Trevor Baldus is another CEO student who is working hard to prepare quality products for you at our upcoming trade show.  Stop in to see what he has to offer and be sure to check out ...
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Trevor Baldus is another CEO student who is working hard to prepare quality products for you at our upcoming trade show. Stop in to see what he has to offer and be sure to check out ...

Morgan Hose is a student in the Mower County CEO Program.  Handle With Care is a unique business that Morgan created to address an issue she saw within her community.  Please check out ...
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Morgan Hose is a student in the Mower County CEO Program. Handle With Care is a unique business that Morgan created to address an issue she saw within her community. Please check out ...

Dave Yerhart opened Y Waste 10 years ago.  During that time he has continued to expand and serve the Austin community.  He originally created Y Waste using the first initial of his ...
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Dave Yerhart opened Y Waste 10 years ago. During that time he has continued to expand and serve the Austin community. He originally created Y Waste using the first initial of his ...

Thanks to all of our wonderful investors for their support of the CEO program and our students!  We are so thankful for your commitment and willingness to work with our students.  ...
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Thanks to all of our wonderful investors for their support of the CEO program and our students! We are so thankful for your commitment and willingness to work with our students. ...

This morning students were hard at work preparing for the trade show.  We had interviews going, students filming personal commercials, and building staging for the trade show just to ...
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This morning students were hard at work preparing for the trade show. We had interviews going, students filming personal commercials, and building staging for the trade show just to ...

Students have been working on products, promotional videos, and trade show booth designs.  Look for sneak peak videos in the coming days highlighting student businesses!  You will not ...
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Students have been working on products, promotional videos, and trade show booth designs. Look for sneak peak videos in the coming days highlighting student businesses! You will not ...

It’s been a busy morning for Mower County CEO!  A few of our amazing students were able to share about their businesses and the Mower County CEO Trade Show on May 29th from 4 to 7pm at ...
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It’s been a busy morning for Mower County CEO! A few of our amazing students were able to share about their businesses and the Mower County CEO Trade Show on May 29th from 4 to 7pm at ...

We also visited Daisy Blue Naturals this morning with Jena Thompson.  They have only been open for a few months, but have already been enjoying the atmosphere of downtown Austin.  Jena ...
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We also visited Daisy Blue Naturals this morning with Jena Thompson. They have only been open for a few months, but have already been enjoying the atmosphere of downtown Austin. Jena ...

This morning we visited Sweet Read with Lisa Deyo.  Lisa is a school teacher and she opened her bookstore about 3 years ago.  When she decided to open Sweet Reads she was not ...
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This morning we visited Sweet Read with Lisa Deyo. Lisa is a school teacher and she opened her bookstore about 3 years ago. When she decided to open Sweet Reads she was not ...

Today we met with Jeff Sellers at Sellers Lock and Key. He started his company in 2008 operating out of his garage. For the first two years everything he made he put back into the ...

On Monday students traveled to investors and local businesses to promote the Mower County CEO Trade Show.  We still have more locations to visit, but please message us if you would be ...
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On Monday students traveled to investors and local businesses to promote the Mower County CEO Trade Show. We still have more locations to visit, but please message us if you would be ...

Friday morning was our final mentor meeting.  We can’t thank these mentors enough for their commitment to each student and to this program!  THANK YOU! Austin Public Schools Pacelli ...
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Friday morning was our final mentor meeting. We can’t thank these mentors enough for their commitment to each student and to this program! THANK YOU! Austin Public Schools Pacelli ...

Galen Berg met with us this morning at Lou Rich in Hayward. Lou Rich was established in 1972 at the Hayward facility. They have expanded over the years and now have three plants.  They ...
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Galen Berg met with us this morning at Lou Rich in Hayward. Lou Rich was established in 1972 at the Hayward facility. They have expanded over the years and now have three plants. They ...

Wednesday we visited Accentra Credit Union.  We found that credit unions focus on financial literacy and providing customers with the financial counseling in order to help them be ...
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Wednesday we visited Accentra Credit Union. We found that credit unions focus on financial literacy and providing customers with the financial counseling in order to help them be ...

We spent Tuesday morning with Carter and Pat Wagner at Joseph Company.  We learned about the strong family history of the business and how it developed into what it is today.  They ...
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We spent Tuesday morning with Carter and Pat Wagner at Joseph Company. We learned about the strong family history of the business and how it developed into what it is today. They ...

Friday and Monday students worked on their projects and had individual meetings to discuss their progress. It was great to hear from each student about their goals, inventory, trade ...

Scott Fox, owner of Fox Electric and the B and J met with us today. Scott spent some time in the military before returning to Austin and buying the family business from his father.  ...
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Scott Fox, owner of Fox Electric and the B and J met with us today. Scott spent some time in the military before returning to Austin and buying the family business from his father. ...

Today we visited Wealth Management Solutions and were hosted by Brianne Brede, Randy Kramer, James Surdy, and Abby Heimer.  James shared that the majority of his time is spent having ...
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Today we visited Wealth Management Solutions and were hosted by Brianne Brede, Randy Kramer, James Surdy, and Abby Heimer. James shared that the majority of his time is spent having ...

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