November 1, 2010 – Minneapolis, MN – UPA is proud to announce that Ms. Ann Olson and Mrs. Mallory Haugen have been promoted to Executive Director status within the organization. “I am thrilled to bring both of these outstanding women to UPA’s highest leadership tier.” said UPA’s President, Lisa Saline. “Their communication skills, organization and enthusiasm for UPA far surpassed my expectations. They will help take UPA to the next level within the spirit industry.”
Ann has been with UPA for eight years. She started in an entry-level position and soon worked her way up the ladder with her many skills. Ms. Olson has played an intricate role in UPA’s Registration procedures, client relationships and event development.
This is Mallory’s fourth year with UPA. She has spent a majority of her time as Lisa Saline’s assistant working with event logistics. Her attention to detail and professionalism when working with clients and spirit industry colleagues both played a part in the decision for her promotion.
Please help me congratulate these two fine women with their new titles at UPA and within the spirit industry.