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Lake Michigan Mailers, Inc. announced today that company co-founders Robert and Karen Rhoa have created The Robert and Karen Rhoa Fund at Kalamazoo College. The fund will be used to underwrite The Robert and Karen Rhoa Prize in Business and The Robert and Karen Rhoa Prize for Outstanding Senior Individualized Project in Business. Each prize will be awarded to a graduating senior majoring in business based on achievement of select criteria established by the Rhoa’s and administered by the faculty of the College’s Department of Economics and Business. The inaugural prizes will be awarded during commencement weekend in June 2016.
“Kalamazoo College is the perfect venue to demonstrate our family’s continuing commitment to fostering a student’s passion for business and entrepreneurial studies,” said Robert Rhoa, CEO and co-founder of Lake Michigan Mailers, Inc. “A student majoring in business at K will have benefited from a dynamic, multi-discipline approach to business and entrepreneurship. Achievement in this major and achievement in the Senior Individualized Project are worthy of acknowledgement and celebration,” added Karen Rhoa, Chairman and co-founder of Lake Michigan Mailers, Inc.