FARGO, N.D. – Forum Communications Co. has named its Forum Forward class for 2014, company officials announced this week. This year’s class is comprised of 13 individuals, salespeople, reporters, editors, press technicians and multimedia producers from all over the company’s geographic footprint.
Forum Forward is an internal company leadership program created in 2009 to broaden the leadership skills of the dedicated employees across Forum Communications Co. and to build the company’s next generation of leaders.
This year’s class includes:
- Not Pictured – Rodney Bursey, Lead Press Operator, Forum Communications Printing-DL; Detroit Lakes, MN
Each year, FCC employees have the opportunity to apply for Forum Forward and company executives choose the finalists who experience a year of site visits, leadership studies and mentoring. Each graduate is assigned a mentor from inside the company, someone who has demonstrated leadership and the ability to help build the skills of their employees. The class then spends a year traveling to various FCC sites and learning from respected leaders in all aspects of the company’s ventures.
Forum Communications Co. is a multimedia information company based in Fargo, N.D. Forum Communications owns dozens of newspapers, websites and television and radio stations in North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota and Wisconsin.