Alumni Service Award Recipient
Carlson School of Management, October 20, 2016
Frank Grazzini II received a master of business administration (MBA) in 2007 from the Carlson School of Management at the University of Minnesota. He is the president, COO, and co-founder of Prevent Biometrics, which has patented impact-monitoring technology that detects concussion-causing impacts. He has been a member of the MBA Alumni Board (2011-present) as well as a mentor in the Mentorship Program (2011-2015). Since 2007, Grazzini has volunteered in ways small and large for Carlson School Management, from working registration tables at events to being a guest speaker at orientation sessions and in the classroom. He is credited with developing an interview training program in partnership with the Carlson School’s Business Career Center, securing a dozen alumni volunteers from companies that students were interested in joining, and having them interview students over winter break.
Biographies are as-of time of award presentation.