Dan Dreier, senior supervisor
Event Operations, Minneapolis Convention Center
Convention Center Director of Event Services Mark Zirbel and acting Business Services manager Nancy Nyberg nominated Dan for being a great role model and for helping create a highly productive team with his outstanding and motivational leadership:
“Dan Dreier's responsibilities include leading a team of front-line staff to effectively clean up the Convention Center from one day and prepare it for the next. Dan is a new leader to the organization, and he has brought in new energy and a fresh, positive attitude. He has worked hard to invest individually in each member of his team. In addition, he has remained extremely collaborative with his peer group of supervisors. As a result, the work group has become more productive and much more enjoyable to be a part of. Dan is a great role model for our organization.
“Dan is dedicated to the relationships he has with his peers and staff. He is always willing to listen. His focus is on finding solutions to challenges and working out agreements to potential conflicts. His strong relationships have encouraged receptiveness to feedback and suggestions among his staff and colleagues.
“Dan always has a calm demeanor, is willing to step up when the situation arises, and stays positive in the face of adversity. This positive attitude provides a motivational climate. People are excited to work with him and want to keep up the pace that he sets.
“Dan’s dedication to relationships, development, and consistent communication are greatly appreciated among his staff, the Event Operations team, and other divisions within the Convention Center. Dan’s team is counted on to produce a high level of productivity, and through his outstanding leadership, they are motivated to do so.”
Published Apr 21, 2015