Reigniting Your Growth in a Changing Business World
Save the date for Twin Cities Business Growth Conference 2021!
- Location: Edina County Club
5100 Wooddale Ave.
Edina, MN 55424
- Date: Friday, October 22
- Time: 7:30AM - 1PM
David Reiling is a social entrepreneur, who is an innovator in community development finance and financial inclusion. He is the Chief Executive Officer of Sunrise Banks and has been in the community development banking industry for more than 25 years. Under David’s leadership, Sunrise Banks became the first Minnesota bank certified as a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI), a certified B-Corp, a legal Benefit Corporation, and a member of the Global Alliance of Banking on Values.
Sunrise has grown its assets and social and environmental impact tenfold since David’s arrival in 1995. Sunrise’s total assets exceed $1.4 billion and is ranked by B Lab as one of the best banks in the world for positive social and environmental impact. Sunrise executes a two-fold strategy under one mission: to be The Most Innovative Bank Empowering Financial Wellness. As a place-based community development bank, it serves the urban core of Minneapolis and St. Paul, Minnesota. As a people-focused financial institution, Sunrise partners with values-aligned financial technology firms to provide better access to convenient, easy-to-use, and fairly-priced financial services globally.
David is currently Chair of the Global Alliance for Banking on Values, an independent network of banks around the world using finance to deliver sustainable economic, social and environmental development. He is also a member of American Bankers Association Endorsed Solutions Banker Advisory Council.
CEO of Great Clips
A seasoned business leader, Olsen began consulting with Great Clips, Inc. in 1984 before joining the corporate team as Vice President of Human Resources and Training in 1987, at which time she also became an owner. She was named President in 1998 and transitioned to CEO in 2011.
Olsen has grown Great Clips from 1,000 salons in 1998 to more than 4,100 salons across the United States and Canada in 2016, increasing its revenue from $200 million to well over a billion dollars. Today, Great Clips is the world’s largest salon brand with locations in more than 180 markets across North America.
Olsen’s business acumen and passion set Great Clips on the road to success. She is known for her analytical skills and her keen sense of what people need to be successful.
Also known for her down-to-earth style, Olsen is often found serving beverages and snacks to staff and visitors alike, and is rarely seen without a bag of M&M’s® nearby. She is loved by many, including franchisees, their stylists, vendors and the 250 corporate employees at Great Clips, Inc.
Effective Jan. 1, 2018, Olsen transitioned from CEO to the role of vice-chair on the Great Clips board of directors.
Wendi Breuer is CEO of SeaChange Print Innovations, the largest WBENC-certified, women-owned and -led commercial printing company in Minnesota. A leader in Minnesota and beyond, she has led SeaChange through an extensive turnaround from its launch in 2014 to the thriving, successful business it is today. Her naturally inquisitive disposition, leadership style and passion for the changing print industry have kept SeaChange on the forefront of print and emerging technologies.
Wendi’s passion for helping others extends beyond the office to her involvement as a board member of NAWBO and a volunteer for organizations including The Hope Lodge, The Minneapolis Crisis Nursery, Toys for Tots, Printing Industry Midwest, Girl Scouts, among others. She’s an avid reader of latest business and professional development books, surrounds herself with inspiring role models, and is eager to mentor young women whenever she has the chance.
Wendi earned a B.A. from Hamline University with a double major in economics and political science and an M.B.A. from the University of St. Thomas. She lives in Eden Prairie, MN, with her husband Jim, their two sons, and their much-loved golden retriever. When not working, she enjoys golf, travel, entertaining, and – more than anything – cheering her two young boys on in everything they do.
7:30 - 8:00 am Check-in / Networking Breakfast
8:00 - 8:45 am Keynote: David Reiling
8:45 am - 12:00 pm Sessions: SUCCESS Computer Consulting, Pivotal Advisors, The Resultants, CorTalent
12:00 - 1:30 pm Networking Lunch
Owner & President of
Partner & Co-founder of
Senior Business Advisor of
SUCCESS Computer Consulting
Meet the Hosts