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Local Leader Kurt Liebich, President and CEO of RedBuilt, Speaks with Executive MBA Cohort

Kurt Liebich, President and CEO of RedBuilt, took part in the Executive MBA “Leaders Unplugged” series recently. Our second year cohort found Kurt’s story to be “an inspiring example of what it looks like to be a leader who gives … (Read More) Local Leader Kurt Liebich, President and CEO of RedBuilt, Speaks with Executive MBA Cohort

Linda Avey, Co-Founder of 23andMe and Precise.ly, meets with the Executive MBA Program

We were pleased to have Linda Avey meet with the Executive MBA Program recently as part of our Leaders Unplugged series. The talk focused on her insights with regard to leading an entrepreneurial organization. Linda Avey is currently co-founder and … (Read More) Linda Avey, Co-Founder of 23andMe and Precise.ly, meets with the Executive MBA Program

Fred Webster, Physician and Provider Relations Director at HCA, to Speak at the Upcoming Executive MBA Informational Session

We are proud to have Fred Webster as our alumni speaker for the November 16th Executive MBA Informational Session. Fred is the Physician and Provider Relations Director at HCA, a transformative healthcare company. His primary focus is on the development of … (Read More) Fred Webster, Physician and Provider Relations Director at HCA, to Speak at the Upcoming Executive MBA Informational Session

Executive MBA Professor Receives Vietnam’s Prestigious Award

The Executive MBA program would like to offer a big congratulations to Executive MBA’s Nancy Napier for being awarded the Medal of Friendship from Vietnam. This prestigious award has been awarded only six other times and demonstrates Professor Napier’s outstanding … (Read More) Executive MBA Professor Receives Vietnam’s Prestigious Award

The Decisions that Led to Nike as We Know It

Nancy Napier dives a little deeper into what decisions played pivotal roles in creating the brand and icon that is so familiar today. Here is a segment of the article (for the full article, click on the link below): “A … (Read More) The Decisions that Led to Nike as We Know It

Nicole Brown to Speak at the June Executive MBA Informational Session Next Week

We are thrilled to announce that Nicole Brown will be coming to speak at our last Informational Session on Thursday, June 22. Nicole is the Executive Director of OB/GYN Associates, a Meridian-based independent medical group, previously serving as the Vice … (Read More) Nicole Brown to Speak at the June Executive MBA Informational Session Next Week

Russ Barron Appointed to Director of Idaho Health & Welfare

Executive MBA alumnus, Russ Barron, is appointed by Governor Otter as Director of Idaho Health & Welfare. Russ Barron graduated from the first cohort in the Executive MBA program at Boise State in 2008. We offer our congratulations to Russ … (Read More) Russ Barron Appointed to Director of Idaho Health & Welfare

Vice President at St. Luke’s, Adrian Wengert, to Speak at the May Executive MBA Informational Session

We are looking forward to seeing Adrian Wengert speak at our next informational session on Wednesday, May 24. Adrian Wengert was recently promoted to Vice President of Supply Chain in Boise. Adrian graduated from the University of Phoenix in 2010 … (Read More) Vice President at St. Luke’s, Adrian Wengert, to Speak at the May Executive MBA Informational Session

Executive MBA Alumni Celebrates 10th Anniversary at Payette Brewery

Last Thursday we had the privilege to host a second 10th anniversary celebration for our Executive MBA program. Alumni, current students, and faculty had the opportunity to talk with one another while enjoying drinks and the chance to win a … (Read More) Executive MBA Alumni Celebrates 10th Anniversary at Payette Brewery

Jennie Myers to Speak at March Executive MBA Informational Session

We are excited to announce that we will have alumni Jennie Myers speaking at our next Informational Session on Wednesday, April 26. As the VP Creative at Drake Cooper, Jennie leads and overseas the creative output of her team utilizing … (Read More) Jennie Myers to Speak at March Executive MBA Informational Session