Wednesday, May 13, 2015
Minnesota Business Ethics Award Luncheon
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Celebrate Companies Reaching for the High Road
Please join the Minnesota business community to honor the finalists and recipients who will recognized at the 2015 Minnesota Business Ethics Award (MBEA) luncheon celebration on May 13, 2015.
Our keynote speaker is James Lukaszewski – America’s Crisis Guru®. An outstanding crisis management expert, Lukaszewski is a trusted strategic advisor and counselor to leaders, top executives and corporations guiding them through treacherous high-profile situations emphasizing integrity, honest and ethical action and communication.
Registration and Fees: The MBEA luncheon will be held on from 12 to 1:30 PM on May 13, 2015, at the Nicollet Island Pavilion.
Sponsorships and Company Tables: To become a sponsor or purchase a corporate table to share this event with your team, please see the MBEA web site or contact Dyanne Ross-Hanson at .
Since its inception in 1999, the MBEA has recognized 46 Minnesota businesses, ranging in size from less than 10 employees to more than 150,000, that have exemplified and promoted ethical business conduct. A list of past recipients can be found at http://mnethicsaward.org/past-recipients/.
James Lukaszewski – America’s Crisis Guru®
Author, Speaker, Crisis Counselor
President, The Lukaszewski Group
James (Jim) Lukaszewski (Loo-ka-shev-ski) is president of The Lukaszewski Group Division of Risdall Marketing in New Brighton. He has an international practice devoted to helping organizations and their leaders respond to extremely serious trouble they are in or have caused; recover from the damage they suffer and cause; manage the victims they create and must care for; repair reputational damage thru constructive, workable ethical approaches.
Lukaszewski is often retained to work directly with senior leadership to manage the resolution of organizational problems, serious reputational damage and bad news. He has clients in every US state, much of Canada plus Central and South America. He is among the most prolific authors in his profession with twelve books and manuals, many monographs and hundreds of articles on crisis management, leadership and organizational reputation recovery. He has served on the PRSA National Board of Ethics and Professional Standards (BEPs) for more than twenty years, and his name has appeared in Corporate Legal Times as one of “28 Experts to Call When All Hell Breaks Loose” and in PR Week as one of 22 “crunch-time counselors who should be on the speed dial in a crisis.”
Lukaszewski’s communications career began in Minnesota following graduation from Minnesota Metropolitan State University in 1974. He was graduate #81, moved his practice to New York from 1986 to 2010, and then resumed practice from Minnesota in 2011.
Date, Time, and Location
Wednesday, May 13, 2015, 12:00 pm
Registration: 11:15 AM to 12 PM
Luncheon and Program: Noon to 1:30 PM
Nicollet Island Pavilion, Minneapolis