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Erin Budmayr Marcy Olson
The GOED has two new hires - Erin Budmayr and Marcy
Olsen. Budmayr will join the Marketing and Public Relations
team as a Marketing Specialist; and Olson as an
Administrative Assistant in the Office of Commercialization
in Sioux Falls.
Budmayr comes to the GOED from the Pierre Chamber of
Commerce where she served as its Communication and
Community Outreach Coordinator.
Olson is originally from Huron and graduated from Colorado Technical University in
December 2013 with a Criminal Justice degree.
The GOED has partnered with the South Dakota Board of Regents and several state
universities to offer a new summer program in information technology. The program
consists of a four undergraduate course curriculum established in conjunction with the IT
“South Dakota companies need trained IT professionals and that’s exactly what the summer
institute intends to produce,” said Mel Ustad, director of commercialization at the GOED and
contributor to the new summer institute.
The program is available to current university and tech school students, as well as others
with an aptitude for IT and a desire to pursue a career in the IT field. Standard and fast track
options are currently available to participants.
To apply or learn more, visit www.usd.edu/cde/summer-it.cfm or contact Ben Krush,
program manager, at 605.677.5949 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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