Co-STARS are awarded to outstanding teams of employees.

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Pictured above from left to right: Nathan Foster, Nick Emanuel, Rick Poling, Dan Smoliak, Erik Halverson, Sandy Anderson, Rob Villanueva and Marcus Travis. Not pictured: Kevin Glass, Tammy Lind, Mark Masanz, Bobo Mulata, Michael Stoning, Ralph White and John Zasada.
MCC Guest and Security Services - Team VIP, Convention Center

Senior Event Coordinator Kristen Wollin nominated the Guest and Security Services - Team VIP staff at the Convention Center for the support they offered to numerous high-profile events and guests in the last 12 months:

“The Guest and Security Services team had one of the busiest and most demanding years on record. Convention Center visitors have included Secretary of State Hillary Clinton; the future president, Donald Trump; Sen. Bernie Sanders; FBI Director James Comey; Drug Enforcement Administration Administrator Chuck Rosenberg; U.S. Attorney Andrew Luger; Sen. Amy Klobuchar; Sen. Al Franken; Gov. Mark Dayton; and many other local and state dignitaries. The year ended with an electronic dance music event – a first for the Convention Center – that required a robust security plan.

“The Guest and Security Services team contributed to the success of 2016 events by:

“Their efforts resulted in:

“If employees did not successfully execute their job duties, the implications could include:

Published Feb 22, 2017



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