Top Executive Leadership Luncheon

 
Greater Mankato Area United Way's Top Executive Leadership & Business Awards Luncheon occurs every June. The event brings together regional leaders to enhance their leadership practices and increase corporate awareness of United Way’s work. The event includes the Campaign Business Awards, presented to standout regional businesses from the United Way campaign.
 
Thank you to everyone who attending the Greater Mankato Area United Way's Top Executive Leadership & Business Award Luncheon sponsored by United Prairie Bank. The event welcomed a record crowd of over 315. Congratulations again to all of the Campaign Business Award Winners. 

2019 Campaign Business Award Winners:

Artistry Award 
Lime Valley Advertising
 
Public Sector of the Year
City of Mankato 
 
Nonprofit of the Year
Mankato Family YMCA
 
Regional Business of the Year
TBEI
 
New Employee Campaign of the Year
Discipline Advisors
 
Small Business of the Year (1–49 employees)
Frandsen Bank & Trust
 
Medium Business of the Year (50–149 employees)
Hiniker Company
 
Large Business of the Year (150+ employees) 
Scheels
 
 
2019 Keynote Speaker: Senator Nick Frentz:
 
Senator Nick Frentz (DFL-North Mankato) represents Senate District 19 which includes Nicollet County, parts of Blue Earth County and Le Sueur County. He was elected in 2016. Senator Frentz serves on Family Care and Aging Committee, Transportation Finance and Policy Committee, Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance Committee, Legislative Audit Commission, and the Legislative Commission on Pensions and Retirement. 
 
The son of a Mankato native, Frentz attended high school in Davis, California, before attending Macalester College and William Mitchell College of Law. He has 30 years of experience representing injured people. Frentz is a MSBA Certified Civil Trial Law Specialist and a member of the Minnesota Association for Justice, Minnesota State Bar Association, and the American Board of Trial Advocates. He has been a longtime volunteer for MNMYF, MAHA, and MAYBA.
 
Nick and his wife, Jill, live in North Mankato and have four children: Vanessa, Andrew, Derek and Sean.”
 
 
 
 
 
 
2019 Presenting Sponsor:
United Prairie Bank
Top In-Kind Donors (alpha order):

Alpha Media
Bolton & Menk
Coughlan Companies
The Free Press
KEYC News 12
Office Space Design
Radio Mankato
Snell Motors