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Meet the 2023 Biz 417 Women Who Mean Business

Each year, Biz 417 chooses five women who are guiding southwest Missouri into the future.

Meet our 2023 Winners

Lisa Tinkler

LISA TINKLER
Franchise owner and regional developer for Redline Athletics

Audrey Garard

AUDREY GARARD
Owner of Grooms Office Environments

Andi Hilburn-Vaini

ANDI HILBURN-VAINI
Owner/operator of 28 McDonald’s restaurants

Joselyn Baldner

JOSELYN BALDNER
President/CEO of Central Bank

Monique Carriger

MONIQUE CARRIGER
General manager of Pinegar Honda


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We all know one: a powerful, determined businesswoman who, honestly, would be a little intimidating if she weren’t so damn good at her job. Nominations for Biz 417’s annual Women Who Mean Business feature will begin later this year—check back soon for more info. Strong candidates are women who are leading the way in their field, running boardrooms or giving back in big ways.

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