Montana State University

Alumni Achievements & Updates

Hertz Scholarship


Alumnus Honors Father with Accounting Scholarship
John D. Hertz is a local boy who grew up in Bozeman, played high school football and ran track for the Bozeman Hawks, and enjoyed skiing at Bridger Bowl. John stayed in Bozeman to continue his education at MSU, where he earned his business degree with honors (Acct ’89). Full article.

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CoB Alumnus Dives Into Video Game Economics
Kristian Miller, a finance alumnus and master’s student at MSU, has what many young men might consider their dream job. He works as an economist for Valve Corporation, a video game development and digital distribution company based in Bellevue, Wash., just across Lake Washington from Seattle. Full article.

Todd Eliason Todd Eliason Receives MSU Alumni Foundation's Highest Award
Thomas Parac and Todd Eliason, both of Bozeman, received the Montana State University Alumni Foundation’s highest award, the Blue and Gold Award, during MSU homecoming ceremonies. Full article.
Folkvords
Dean and Hope Folkvord Win 2012 Community Excellence Award
Dean and Hope Folkvord of Three Forks have won the 2012 Community Excellence Awards. The couple owns and operates Wheat Montana Farms and Sacajawea Hotel, LLC. Full article.

Shavon Cape CoB Advisory Board Member Profile - Shavon Cape
Shavon Cape (Mktg '93), a CoB alumna serves on the CoB National Advsiroy Board and who, with her husband, brought Old Chicago and the Hilton Garden Inn to Bozeman, Montana. Full article.

Other Alumni Highlights:
CoB Advisory Board member profile - Scott Peterson (Mgmt '06)
Alumnus Honored with Blue & Gold Award During Homecoming
Jake Lewendal (Mktg '11): Marking His Mark
Recent Alum Completes Internship with U.S. Senate Finance Committee
Brad Bergum, COB Alumnus and author, Here for Book Signing
Alderson to Receive an Honorary Doctorate
COB Instructor and Alumnus Finds Success Inside and Out of the Classroom
Eric Flynn: Honored in the 40 Under 40 List
COB Grad Recognized in the 40 Under 40 List
Cape, COB Alumnus, Awarded Entrepreneur of the Year
Former Business Student Accepts VP Position with Wells Fargo