Minneapolis, MN, May 6, 2024Margaret Murphy was announced as a 2024 Most Admired CEO honoree by the Minneapolis St. Paul Business Journal. The Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal unveiled its 10 Most Admired CEOs for 2024 on Monday.  To view the announcement, visit the site here.

The awards, which were launched in 2016, recognize the professional accomplishments, industry leadership and community involvement of the Twin Cities top business and nonprofit leaders at small and mid-sized organizations.

“I’m so humbled and honored to be recognized alongside these other leaders and 2024 honorees,” Murphy said, “I’m grateful every day that I get to work with the amazing talent at Bold Orange, partner with the bold clients we serve, and together create stronger customer experiences that make an impact for communities, consumers, and businesses.”

The 2024 honorees are in real estate, banking, media and more. Together, their companies employ hundreds of people. Beyond contributing to the region’s robust economy by growing their businesses, honorees volunteer their time outside of work to community and industry organizations where they hold additional leadership roles.

  • Todd Archbold, PrairieCare
  • Tim Baylor, JADT Cos.
  • Patricia Chinander, Love From USA Group Inc.
  • Margaret Murphy, Bold Orange Co.
  • Amy Ronneberg, NMDP
  • Brian Ryks, Metropolitan Airports Commission
  • David Saber, Park Financial Group Inc.
  • Ken Smith, District Energy St. Paul
  • Tracey Williams-Dillard, Minnesota Spokesman-Recorder
  • Simone Xavier, Sigma Enterprises

MSPBJ will feature the 2024 honorees in a Sept. 27 special publication. They will also celebrate them at an awards event Wednesday, Sept. 25 at the Renaissance Minneapolis Hotel, The Depot.

About Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal

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About Bold Orange Company

Bold Orange Company is a leading customer experience company focused on helping brands outperform in the areas of acquisition, engagement, growth and retention. They believe authentic human connections are the single most important driver of business and societal progress. They exist to create those connections and driving relevancy between businesses and their customers is what they do. Solutioning through strategy, content, technology, media and analytics is how they do it. Human-led, purposeful, brave, future-focused. That is who they are.