Ryan Hegarty


Ryan Hegarty

Vice President – Employee Benefits

Hegarty Consulting Group





Hegarty Consulting Group’s mission is to drive growth and success for Minnesota small businesses by delivering comprehensive, high value employee benefit strategies that protect, attract and retain.
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Phil Kamps


Phil Kamps


Resilience Chiropractic





Dr. Kamps founded Resilience Chiropractic in St. Louis Park, MN in 2019. His patients receive experienced, hands on care for expert spinal adjusting, help with recovery from new injuries, management and improvement of chronic spine and extremity conditions. Whether the goal is pain relief, improving function or even regaining lost function, Dr. Kamps enjoys helping people of all ages and abilities enjoy more resilience in living.

Yvette Cook


Yvette Cook

Holistic Health and Wellness Coach

Living Well with Yvette, LLC





At Living Well with Yvette, the focus is on holistic wellness services, incorporating products that are beneficial, and connecting the mind, body, spirit relationship. Yvette is certified in life coaching, nutrition, yoga instruction, reiki, and natural healing. She understands how a body can heal and started Living Well with Yvette, LLC, after her own health challenges and healing herself. She has a passion for helping others integrate holistic wellness practices into their lives to heal, empower, and make simple choices for long term wellness with a healthy lifestyle.

Kristin Derus


Kristin Derus

Biofeedback Specialist

Eden Biofeedback LLC





At Eden Biofeedback, Kristin provides her clients with completely personalized computer-assisted wellness services. She uses biofeedback technology which is FDA approved for stress reduction, pain management and muscle re-education. Biofeedback has been scientifically proven to help reduce stress related to illness, injury or emotional trauma. Kristin strives to educate her clients on how their choices impact their health and about all the wellness options available to them.

Dan Therrien


Dan Therrien

Water, Fire Mold Restoration and Testing

Twin Cities Finest





At Twin Cities Finest our team provides top tier Water, Fire and Mold remediation services along with
Mold testing and Inspections. In addition to our restoration capabilities, we also offer carpet
cleaning. Working with our comprehensive network of trusted partners in the restoration and
reconstruction industry this allows us to be the one call that solves it all.

Matt Palminteri

Matt Palminteri

Commercial Printer

Gleason Printing LLC





Gleason is a family owned and operated commercial printer that has been serving the needs of the Twin Cities with exceptional customer service, fast turn around times & quality printing since 1940. Gleason Printing is a “one-stop shop”, and provides services from offset, digital, and large format printing to graphic design, mailing, and bindery. We also specialize in brand consistency. As a result of our many years in business we have relationships with countless different printing specialists. If we cannot get something done in-house, we are able to either outsource or we’re more than happy to refer you to someone who is better suited for your project.

Lisa Ferrario

Lisa Ferrario

Agent Relations Manager

Structure Tech Home Inspections





At Structure Tech, our mission is helping home buyers, real estate agents, and home inspectors up their game through education. We inspect homes for buyers, sellers, and homeowners. We value real estate agents, and it is my mission to ensure each agent is taken care of and things go smoothly at every transaction, no matter what side of the transaction they are on. Structure Tech is the most highly rated home inspection company in Minnesota, and we were named as Best Place to Work by the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal in 2018.

Steve Grohn

Steve Grohn Executive Connection Business Referrals

Steve Grohn


Standard Water Control Systems





Our focus at Standard Water is Basement Waterproofing, Foundation Repair, Egress Windows and Radon Mitigation. We install and run service calls year round with a dedicated team of 22 employees. More than 80% of our business is repeat and referral so Customer Satisfaction is our #1 priority!!.

Amanda Earle


Amanda Earle

Technology Advisor






At Lelch we do things a bit differently. We aim to build highly customized systems that help you relax, work, and entertain all while staying connected and safe in that environment. To achieve this end, we have built a very experienced lineup of trained and competent individuals that guarantees the right person for the right job, every time! At Lelch, you are the boss and our experts and specialists are committed to only one cause – to make your life easier, better, and a lot more comfortable than it has ever been! We are very proud of our outstanding customer service record and you will find out why once you do business with us. Pick up that phone, give us a call and become the boss of your technology today.

Kevin Lytle


Kevin Lytle

Community and Business Engagement Manager






PRISM is the local food shelf serving the Northwest communities. We currently serve between 1,600 – 2,000 individuals each month. I am excited to bring a local social services perspective to Executive Connections and local businesses. I look forward to work together and build relationships to improve the quality of life of the residents in the community. PRISM has served families in need for over 50 years and with the continued support of Executive Connections, we will do so for another 50 years.

Mallorie Rife


Mallorie Rife


Edina Realty





Mallorie helps people sell, buy and invest in real estate. As a full time Realtor® and creative marketer Mallorie brings a balance of strategic focus and tactical execution to consistently deliver results. She is known for her exceptional work ethic, marketing expertise, negotiation skills, expanded network of resources and commitment to clients. Areas of expertise include: pre-list marketing, networking, multi-channel marketing strategy, creative planning and execution, negotiation, pricing, sales development, revenue growth and relationship management.

Justin Goetz

Justin Goetz

Heating and Cooling Technician

BWS Plumbing-Heating-Air Conditioning





Justin is all about providing you fast and courteous heating and air conditioning service with a personal touch. Our word-of-mouth reputation is extremely important because, like you, we are a local family, and it is our pleasure to serving our local community. As a result, we always go out of our way to make our customers feel like family.

Brent Johnson

Brent Johnson

Director of Business Development

KFI Staffing





Brent helps small to mid-sized CEO’s and business owners with all things related to being an employer. Brent has been in the Human Resources consulting business for nearly 5 years because of his passion for people. Brent’s curiosity has allowed him to grow a strong network since moving to the Twin Cities in August of 2018 and he looks forward to the process of building deep relationships with his connections and clients.

Pat Arnason

Pat Arnason

Senior Business Account Executive





Phones, Internet & TV, the most essential services to make your business function. When it comes to your telecommunications needs, let the expert customize a solution for your business.

Nate Mielke

Nate Mielke

Design Builder

Skäpar, LLC





From design to construction, Skäpar Design/Build, uses a transparent process to guide each project from idea to reality. Nate and his team’s experience in residential design-build ensures that you will receive clear communication, effective time management and an exceptional remodeling experience. “Remember, Remodeling is like a big puzzle. All the pieces need to fit.”

Andrew Kuderer

Andrew Kuderer

Recruitment and Retention Consultant






CorTalent is a recruitment and retention consulting firm specializing in retained search, talent assessments, applicant tracking systems, and special projects. We work with small to medium-sized businesses in manufacturing, high-tech, and any company running on or practicing EOS/Traction. We love to partner with companies to accelerate business growth through great people. At CorTalent, “we get the people part right.”

Andy McCarty

Andy McCarty

Sales Engineer, Business Telephone Systems

Central Telephone Sales & Service





Central Telephone Sales & Service is a 40 year old locally owned and operated company that specializes in the sales and service of business telephone systems. We are available to assist in the design and implementation of VoIP and Hybrid PBX’s, both On-Premise as well as Cloud/Hosted. We also install Cat5e, Cat6, Fiber and Paging Solutions and work closely with ALL ISP’s to get the best solution for each customer.

Jared Johnson

Jared Johnson

Local Account Executive






At Effectv, our focus is to provide video solutions to local businesses through the power of television and premium digital advertising to reach target audiences through high-quality content at any time, on any device. We are ready to prove our impact on our clients’ business. Use advanced analytics and the era of new TV to drive growth in every business.

Philip Ruce

Philip Ruce

Estate Planning Attorney

Stone Arch Law Office, PLLC





Phil creates wills and trusts for families who want to feel secure that their loved ones are cared-for. Stone Arch Law Office works with families on estate planning,
wills, trusts, probate and trust administration. Real Planning for Real People.

Kathy Konkel

Kathy Konkel

Owner, Global Shipping and Freight Consultant

InXpress Minneapolis West





For 20 years, InXpress has provided unrivaled shipping and freight solutions to small and medium sized businesses around the world. We partner with the best global carriers and are the largest small business solution of DHL. Because of our size and shipping volumes, we offer the lowest prices available, with multiple carrier choices for LTL, FTL, Air and Ocean freight.

Mark Zubert

Mark Zubert One Wheel Marketing

Mark Zubert

Website Design, SEO

One Wheel Marketing





Mark is the owner of One Wheel Marketing. One Wheel creates websites as a team in as little as 1 business day. One Wheel curates and invents web solutions to help (local and national) businesses get leads online and through integrated print/web campaigns.

Stefan Lucyk

Stefan Pro Products Manufacturing

Stefan Lucyk

Residential & Commercial Painting

AM Painting




A.M. Painting was established in 1993. We specialize in residential and commercial interiors, exteriors and multiple other substrate specialties. A.M. Painting also has a pre-finishing facility for staining/painting, window and door finishing as well as siding finishing. In a market where the average painting company only lasts 18 months or less, our expertise and commitment to communication and quality allow peace of mind and reliance for our clients. We are also one of a few companies in Minnesota qualified to apply and warranty flat roof coatings. Stefan has been in the painting industry since 1994 and has the knowledge to provide the correct solution and coating for your project.

Thomas Brock

Thomas Brock

Personal Injury Attorney

Erickson, Zierke, Kuderer & Madsen, P.A.





Tom is a trial attorney who helps injured people and grieving families in personal injury and wrongful death matters. He brings understanding, hard work, and tenacity to every case. He handles cases involving serious car accidents, defective products and vehicles, nursing home abuse, drunk drivers, construction and industrial accidents, premises liability, and truck accidents. Super Lawyers named Tom a Rising Star in 2021 and 2022, a distinction given to the top 2.5% of lawyers. There is no greater professional honor for Tom than helping people facing the darkest times of their lives.

Tim Molgren

Tim Molgren

Auto and Home Insurance

The Woodlands Financial Group





With The Woodlands Insurance, you will get all the benefits of the big name insurance companies with all the rewards of a family run business. We offer the highest quality insurance plans at competitive prices. We partner with long standing, trusted insurance providers. We are built on a foundation of quality coverage, affordable prices and outstanding customer satisfaction. Let us protect your dreams!

Rebecca Schack

Rebecca Schack

Family Law Attorney

Meier Schack, LLC





We provide zealous advocacy in all areas of family law, including, dissolutions (divorces), child custody, child support, spousal maintenance, prenuptial agreements, and post decree issues. We combine our expertise and knowledge of the law with the needs of our clients to achieve optimal results.

Tony Selinger

Tony Selinger

Advertising – Community/Consumer

Town Planner Community Calendar





We help businesses build their brand with high visibility, local community marketing. Our community calendars feature area photography, community events and local business offers. We are an integral community connection in 12 west metro Twin Cities communities. Town Planner, where Business and Community connect!

Bob Johnston

Bob Johnston

Commercial Broker

Barklie Ross, LLC




Bob provides solution-focused commercial real estate consulting/advisory and brokerage services to local, regional and national firms seeking to expand/downsize, relocate or develop new office, retail or industrial facilities.

David Anderson

David Anderson

Business Attorney
Anderson Business Law, LLC

David Anderson is an experienced, no-nonsense business litigator and advisor with 40 + years of successful representation of business owners in deals, disputes, contracts and litigation. He helps business owners manage and resolve litigation and disputes with an eye towards cost-effective representation, and minimizing or eliminating litigation risks and expenses.

Erin Sullivan

Erin Sullivan

Delivery Service

On Time Delivery





Since 1986, On Time Delivery had utilized the most advanced technology, professional drivers, and friendly customer service to solve your unique transportation and courier needs whether across town, throughout the state, or across the country.

Karen Lamb

Karen Lamb

Credit Card Processing

Heartland Payment Systems





Heartland is the industry leader in merchant services, online payment solutions and point of sale software. We consult with business owners to allow them the piece of mind to run their business and know that they are protected and working with a processor that is transparent and provides amazing customer service.

Peggy Scheeler

Peggy Scheeler

Business Broker

Opportunities in Business





Opportunities In Business is a full service business brokerage. We represent buyers and sellers of small, medium, and large companies. We also provide business valuations tailored to the needs of our clients. Opportunities in Business has been established since 1981 and facilitated over 2000 transactions. Call me in confidence to discuss your business goals.

Mark Jerde

Mark Jerde


RightMark LLC





RightMark is a fully licensed plumbing company serving Minneapolis, St. Paul & the State of Minnesota. Our expertise is commercial & residential construction both new & remodels, our forte is Tenant Improvements. We are an Armstrong Air Comfort Team dealer for your heating & cooling needs.

Tom Barber

Tom Barber

Certified Public Accountant

Johnson & Company, Ltd.





Our mission: Deliver quality financial statement, tax and business consulting services in a manner that makes us a trusted and valuable resource to our clients. We offer a wide range of accounting services for business and individuals. Member of the Intuit QuickBooks ProAdvisor Program. Your bottom line is our business.