John King (VictoryXR)

John King is the Director of Higher Education at VictoryXR, a company whose mission is to bring higher education to the Metaverse. Born in Rome, Georgia, King’s hometown may not be as glamorous as its European counterpart, but the Peach State’s rendition can still be described as the quintessential southern city. “Rome has a vibrant... Continue Reading →

Matthew Peterson (TSARSI)

Matthew Peterson is the Business Development Manager at TSARSI, a Twin Cities company that provides global staffing solutions for the construction industry and beyond. Born in Hastings, Minnesota, Peterson later spent several years in Des Moines, Iowa playing hockey. After high school, Peterson, a fluid skater with a penchant for putting the puck in the... Continue Reading →

Kyle Boland (Boland Lawn Service)

Kyle Boland is the owner of Boland Lawn Service in Eau Claire, Wisconsin. A Green Bay Packers fan, Boland grew up in Independence, Wisconsin, a remote city with a population of just over 1,000 people. “It’s the stereotypical small town,” Boland says of Independence.   “Everybody knows everybody.” In addition to huddling around the TV... Continue Reading →

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