Get to know some of the professionals selected for In Business magazine’s 2015 class of 40 Under 40. You’ll learn a bit about their professional lives as well as some of their hidden talents. In this episode, we feature Farrah N.W. Rifelj, partner, Michael Best & Friedrich; Adam Jacobson, partner and owner, Sunseed Research LLC; Marisa Menzel, financial advisor, Wisconsin Financial Group; and Tara Saleh, director of business development and communications, MIG Commercial Real Estate.
The president of Beloit College may have thought he was offering a simple endorsement, but actually he was communicating volumes about the experience of place and the importance of making an investment. In a letter written to bolster Beloit’s chances of winning a Great American Main Street award (which it did), Scott Bierman told the story of how he came to accept the position as president of the private college, and how a simple walk downtown helped seal the deal with wife Melody.