Mike Sweeney // Chairman of the Board

Michael T.P. Sweeney is the chairman of the board of Star Tribune Media Holdings. He is also chairman, CEO and president of Steinway Musical Instruments, Inc. He serves on the boards of several investment partnerships, and was previously the president at Starbucks Coffee Company UK Ltd. He has also worked at Merrill Lynch & Co., Inc. and currently serves as the chairman of American Blue Ribbon Holdings, LLC. He is a director of Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, Carlson Hotels Worldwide, Inc., Carlson Companies, Inc., Allen Edmonds Shoe Corp., and the Guthrie Theater among many others. Sweeney is a graduate of Swarthmore College.