Brienne Maner


Alternative HRD is holding a three-part human resource series for businesses of all sizes – this week’s conversation focuses on What Scares People Most? – The New I-9 Form: Why You Should Be Very Afraid!, and Hey, Corona! Fear-Mongering or Practical Workplace Preparations.

Alternative HRD LLC in Sioux Falls provides expertise to businesses, non-profits and public entities in the areas of human resource development and management.


Chris Laughery

In The Moment ... January 7, 2020 Show 728 Hour 2

Chris Laughery

Since 1980, Tofurky has been making food that, according to the company, makes animals, people, and the planet happy.

Seth Tibbott is the company's founder and CEO. He's in Sioux Falls for various events celebrating Global Entrepreneurship Week. He joins In The Moment along with Brienne Maner, executive director of the Zeal Center for Entrepreneurship.

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Chris Laughery

In The Moment ... October 22, 2019 Show 684 Hour 1

This week is Women's Entrepreneurship Week and the Zeal Center for Entrepreneurship is hosting a special edition of 1 Million Cups. The weekly entrepreneurship event highlights local business owners and provides an opportunity to network with like-minded people.

Joining In The Moment ... Brienne Maner, executive director of Zeal, Amanda Christopherson, owner of Beautique in Brandon, and Carina Glover of HerHeadquarters.


In The Moment .. September 17, 2019 Show 660 Hour 1

Great entrepreneurs have the ability to change the way we live and work. If successful, their innovations may improve standards of living, and in addition to creating wealth with ventures, they also create jobs and contribute to our economy. 

Chris Laughery

In The Moment ... March 18, 2019 Show 537 Hour 1

REACH Literacy's annual Brewhaha fundraiser marks seven years of storytelling. This year's theme is "Against All Odds."

Paige Carda serves as Executive Director of REACH Literacy. Downtown Sioux Falls Vice President Brienne Maner is one of the event's storytellers. 

Adria Botella

In The Moment ... November 21, 2018 Show 465 Hour 1

This Saturday is the day for small businesses as it's been proclaimed Small Business Saturday by Mayor of Sioux Falls Paul TenHaken. This holiday shopping season is also off to a good start in Rapid City.

Brienne Maner, VP of Downtown Sioux Falls, Dan Senftner, President and CEO of Destination Rapid City and Nancy Savage, owner of Child's Play Toys in Sioux Falls, joined In the Moment for a preview of the event.