CRES Brings Jill Blashack Strahan to Campus

Strahan composite.jpgTastefully Simple Founder and CEO Jill Blashack Strahan spoke on campus on Tuesday as part of the Center for Rural Entrepreneurial Studies (CRES) Speaker Series.

Jill Blashack Strahan is the founder of Tastefully Simple, a direct sales company based out of Alexandria, Minnesota. She is one of the nation's leading female entrepreneurs and has been named one of the top CEOs in the nation by Inc., Pink, and Fast Company magazines. In her presentation titled, Small Beginning and Big Dreams, Jill shared three success factors for entrepreneurs and her straight-forward philosophy for building a multi-million dollar business.

In the photos, (L to R): Jill Blashak Strahan presenting in Kiehle Auditorium; Kevin Cooper, director CRES, Fadel Naassana, Sean Rozell, Strahan, Hannah Reysen, and Rachel Lundbohm, assistant director CRES; Strahan signing copies of her book after the presentation.