Builders Exchange Announces 2020 Board of Directors

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Contact: Jill Gerwig                                                                                   


The Minnesota Builders Exchange Holds Annual Meeting to Announce 2020 Directors, Officers and Award Winners


                Danielle Dziedzic, Dziedzic Caulking Inc, was introduced as 2020 President of the Minnesota Builders Exchange Board of Directors at the 132nd Annual Meeting of the Minnesota Builders Exchange (MBEX) on Wednesday, January 15, 2020. Dziedzic succeeds Beth Nde, Adolfson & Peterson Construction. Dziedzic has served on the MBEX Board of Directors and has served as Treasurer and Vice President prior to her election as President.


                Erik Molin, Molin Concrete Products Co was elected 2020 MBEX Vice President, Randy LaFaive, Market & Johnson Inc, was elected 2020 MBEX Treasurer and Tom Getzke, MBEX, was elected Secretary. Elected to new three-year terms as Directors were Heidi Sedlacek, Bituminous Roadways Inc; Greg Grazzini, Grazzini Brothers & Company; Sean Ochis, Northern Industrial Insulation Inc.


                Other members of the 2020 MBEX Board include: Chris Hauck, PCL Construction Services; Andy Ristrom, Carl Bolander & Sons Co; Ben Newlin, Terra Construction; Kelli Lind, John A Knutson and Co PLLP; Adam Kuettel, A W Kuettel & Sons Inc; Nate Sapik, Benson Electric Company; Mike Carlson, Max Gray Construction. 


After officially receiving the president’s gavel, Dziedzic stated that she “looks forward to her role in working with the board, staff and general membership to keep our progress moving forward,” adding that one of her key focus areas in 2020 will be to “continue our online plan room leadership position by investing every possible resource needed to keep MBEX competitive and relevant.” 


                During the MBEX Annual Meeting, Jason Loven, John A Knutson & Co PLLP was named the 2019 recipient of the Earl Madison Volunteer of the Year Award, given to the MBEX member who exemplifies volunteer service and promotes the mission of the Minnesota Builders Exchange through active MBEX volunteer participation. 


Mark Ryan, Carl Bolander & Sons Co, was named the 2019 MBEX Distinguished Member of the Year for his service to the construction industry, his outstanding leadership and his continued commitment to the growth of the Minnesota Builders Exchange. 




The Minnesota Builders Exchange is a non-profit construction trade association comprised of firms in the upper-Midwest construction industry. It has provided construction plan and project bidding information to its members since 1888.


Amy Paschke

Minnesota Builders Exchange

Communications + Membership Assistant

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