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• JLG Architects, one of the Top 25 Architecture Firms in Minnesota, has named Tom Behm, Jason Haagenson, Eric Johnson, Randy Lieberg, Todd Medd, Amanda Silverman Kosior, Jeff Steiner and Nicole Washburn as its newest company shareholders. They will each carry the title of associate principal.

JLG Architects was founded as a two-person firm in 1989. Today, with 80 professionals over seven offices in North Dakota and Minnesota, including in Alexandria, JLG has received 90 design awards and was recently named to the ZweigWhite Top 100 National Hot Firms list.

• Marco, Inc. was honored by Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. with the 2014 Pro-Tech Service Excellence Award. The award recognizes those Konica Minolta dealerships that demonstrate the highest commitment to customer support and satisfaction.

To attain the Pro-Tech Service Award, each element of Marco’s operation was evaluated and measured, including its management skills, inventory control systems, technical expertise, dispatch systems and customer satisfaction ratings.

• Paul Amundson, FIC, CLTC, a financial consultant with Alexandria Lakes Area Associates of Thrivent Financial, has qualified to attend the Summit Circle conference by providing outstanding financial guidance and solutions to members of the organization in 2013. Only 223 of Thrivent Financial’s 2,300 financial representatives qualified for this honor.

Amundson was recognized by his peers from across the country at Thrivent Financial’s annual conference in Chicago. Amundson has been with Thrivent Financial for 12 years and serves members in Alexandria and surrounding communities.

• Elizabeth Amundson, DDS, has recently joined Drs. Golke, DeWitt and Odland at Dentistry at the Center in Alexandria.

Amundson is an Alexandria native with four generations of family in the Alexandria area. She earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University of Minnesota in 2009 and has been in private practice for nearly five years.

Amundson has completed advanced training in cosmetic dentistry and the surgical placement and restoration of dental implants. She is currently providing care at the Alexandria and Evansville dental offices.