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Minnesota Economic Trends Magazine Wins Award: Two HIRED Connections

On Monday, Minnesota Economic Trends magazine was honored with an Award of Excellence at the Minnesota Association of Government Communicators’ Northern Lights Awards.

Congratulations to the Labor Market Information Office of the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) on their award!

HIRED has two connections to the March 2011 issue of the magazine, which was one of three issues submitted for the award.  HIRED’s Adrian Shaheed co-wrote the article “Minding Their Own Businesses” with DEED’s Rachel Vilsack.  Adrian is a business development coordinator with HIRED.  The article highlighted several Minnesota entrepreneurs, including Cynthia Wilson, who owns Designs by Cynthia, a custom jewelry business.  In addition to being a business owner, Cynthia is a senior employment counselor with HIRED.

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