Monday Business

New vet greeted at New Ulm Regional Veterinary Center

Dr. Caroline Rauschendorfer is a new veterinarian at New Ulm Regional Veterinary Center. The Willkommen Committee of the New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce stopped by to welcome and meet her. Caroline, who is originally from Michigan, began working here in August. Since graduating from Iowa ...

New kitchen manager welcomed at Green Mill

The Willkommen Committee of the New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce stopped at the Green Mill to welcome Adam Aufderheide as the new kitchen manager. Adam comes from Portland, Oregon, where he has been in the restaurant hospitality business since 2002. He has done everything from busing tables ...

New Ulm Medical Center welcomes new mental health provider

NEW ULM — New Ulm Medical Center announced that Kelly Jarcho, APRN, has joined the hospital staff as a mental health counselor. She will care for both inpatients and outpatients at the hospital. Jarcho received both her Bachelor of Science and Master’s degrees in Nursing from the College ...

Nuvera receives an ACG Minn. 2019 BOLD Awards Nomination

NEW ULM — Nuvera was recently nominated for an Association for Corporate Growth (ACG) Minnesota BOLD Award. The BOLD Awards honor and celebrate cutting-edge organizations and the leaders that have made BOLD moves to positively grow, restructure, or enhance their companies for the benefit of ...

Atnip joins Frandsen Bank & Trust

NEW ULM — Kevin Atnip has joined the staff of the Wealth Management and Trust Division of Frandsen Bank & Trust as a wealth management advisor. In his role, Atnip will work directly with investment, IRA, and retirement plan clients as well as with prospective clients and local attorneys ...

Citizens Bancorporation holds annual meeting

NEW ULM — Citizens Bancorporation of New Ulm, Inc., parent company of Citizens Bank Minnesota, held its annual meeting on January 15. Citizens Bancorporation is owned by approximately 400 shareholders from New Ulm and the surrounding area. Re-elected to three-year terms were incumbent ...

Citizens Bancorporation reports promotions

NEW ULM — Citizens Bancorporation of New Ulm, Inc., parent company of Citizens Bank Minnesota, is pleased to announce the following promotions: Julia Baumgartner, SVP/Chief Operations Officer Baumgartner joined Citizens in 1991 as a Vice President, Commercial Loan Officer and was promoted ...

New pediatrician, director of clinic operations

NEW ULM — The Willkommen Committee of the New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce stopped at the New Ulm Medical Center Allina Health to welcome Dr. Obehi Okojie, pediatrician, and the new Director of Clinic Operations Brie Taralson. Dr. Okojie is a Washington, D.C., native who completed her ...

Nuvera honored by 2018 Census of Women in Corporate Leadership

NEW ULM — Nuvera was recently named one of the “Honor Roll” companies in The 2018 Minnesota Census of Women in Corporate Leadership conducted by St. Catherine University, in collaboration with Twin Cities Business. This elite group of Minnesota companies were recognized for 20 percent or ...

First Three Complete Citizens Leadership Academy

NEW ULM — Citizens Bank Minnesota announces that Melissa Bergeman, Lisa Reinarts and Jenn Wendorff recently completed CitizensLeadership Academy (CLA). The CLA is an internal two-year program that was developed to grow leadership skills of staff members to prepare them to take on bigger ...

Pastor Rob Guenther welcomed at St. John’s

NEW ULM — The Willkommen Committee of the New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce recently welcomed Pastor Rob Guenther, new pastor at St. John’s Lutheran Church. Pastor Guenther grew up in a suburb of Seattle and found his way to Minnesota to attend MLC College. After graduation he was called to ...

Pierson is Finance Director at Chuck Spaeth Ford

NEW ULM — The Willkommen Committee of the New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce made a stop at Chuck Spaeth Ford to welcome Matt Pierson as a new Finance Director! Matt is a 2002 graduate of New Ulm and is moving back to the area with his wife and son. Coming back from St. James, Matt was ...

Schwichtenberg joins Gislason & Hunter

NEW ULM — The Willkommen Committee of the New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce stopped at Gislason & Hunter Law Firm to welcome new attorney Rhett Schwichtenberg. Rhett comes from Edina, and is a graduate of the University of Minnesota Law School, Juris Doctor with a Business Law ...

Promotions announced at HOP

MADELIA — Ogden Newspapers of Minnesota - House of Print announced staff promotions in the HR, Press and Sales Departments.  Renee Petersen has been promoted to office manager/Human Resources.  Petersen has a background in office and human resources with 18 plus years experience with Palm ...

Coop recaps year

Bird Island — Central Region Cooperative (CRC) detailed its fiscal year ending 7/31/2018 financial results and elected three directors, at its first annual meeting held on Tuesday afternoon, December 4. More than 100 patrons/members/employees attended the meeting held at the Bird Island ...

New veterinarian has German roots

Dances with Bavarian club, active in Cross Fit NEW ULM — A new veterinarian at New Ulm Regional Veterinary Center has German roots, dances with a Bavarian club and is active in New Ulm CrossFit. Dr. Caroline Rauschendorfer grew up near Detroit, graduated from Michigan State University ...

New manager at Walgreens

The Willkommen Committee of the New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce made a stop at Walgreens to welcome Theodore Bargabus, the new store manager. He began in his new position in the New Ulm store in October, and has been with Walgreens for 17 years. Originally from the Twin Cities, Theodore has ...

New manager at Turner Hall

The Willkommen Committee of the New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce welcomed Andrea Boettger as the new General Manager of Turner Hall. Andrea had worked previously as Assistant General Manager at Turner Hall for 6 years. Andrea currently handles all Turner Hall tasks from schedules to ...

New PUC director welcomed

The Willkommen Committee of the New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce recently welcomed Rod Marshall as the new Director with New Ulm Public Utilities. Rod has previous management experience as well as electric engineering, believes in courtesy before business, and most recently helped with the ...