Marian University's 31st Annual Business & Industry Awards

Tuesday, October 23, 2012
Stayer Center for Technology & Executive Learning 

 Keynote speaker was Glen E. Tellock, President and Chief Executive Officer of The Manitowoc Company, Inc.

Award recipients for 2012 are:
Business of the Year -- ACUITY Insurance, Sheboygan, Wis.
Entrepreneur of the Year -- Sonex Aircraft, LLC, Oshkosh, Wis.
Economic Development Award -- Commonwealth Companies, Fond du Lac, Wis.
Special Achievement Award -- Michael Mentzer, retired editor of The Reporter, Fond du Lac, Wis.
George Becker Business Spirit Award -- Gary Sadoff, CEO of Badger Liquor, Fond du Lac, Wis.

Male Symbol

Fun Fact

Although founded as a women’s college, Hal F. Hornby, superintendent of Fond du Lac rural schools, was the first male student to attend classes in 1940. He attended art and music classes with his wife (Source: Marian University Archives).

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Marian University
45 S. National Ave.
Fond du Lac, WI 54935-4699


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