Dr. Kelly La Venture

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Associate Professor

Office/Department: Business Administration

Location: Memorial Hall 132

Phone: (218) 755-4404

Box #: 30

Email: kelly.laventure@bemidjistate.edu

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Dr. Kelly La Venture is Assistant Professor of Business Administration at Bemidji State University where she teaches Marketing Research and Marketing Management to undergraduate students and Corporate Social Responsibility and Marketing Management to MBA students. She is co-author of The Human Factor to Profitability: Building a People-Centered Culture for Long-Term Success and serves as keynote speaker and presenter worldwide. Dr. La Venture is a member of the Bemidji Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors and serves as Director for Marketing Assistance and Research Solutions (MARS Marketing Agency).

She received an EdD from the University of St. Thomas, MBA from Minnesota State University Moorhead, and MS and BS from the University of Wisconsin-Stout.

Recent Work

Selected Publications

Wooyang, K., La Venture, K. & Park, K. (2018)
Cultural Property Value as Antecedents of Tourist Consumption Value and Visit Intention.
Winner – Best Paper Award, Korea America Hospitality & Tourism Educators Association (KAHTEA)

Black, J. & La Venture, K. (2017).
The Human Factor to Profitability: Leveraging People-Centered Cultures as Meaningful Organizations
Public Integrity

Black, J. & La Venture, K. (2017).
The Human Factor to Profitability: People-Centered Cultures as Meaningful Organizations
Journal of Organizational Psychology

La Venture, K. & Norrgard, C. (2016).
In With the Old, Out with the New: Green Marketing and the Used Merchandise Sector
Journal of Applied Business Research

La Venture, K. (2015)
Imparting SEAM and the Four Essential Steps in Schools of Business and Management
International Journal for Cross-Disciplinary Subjects in Education

Heorhiadi, A., La Venture, K., & Conbere, J.P. (2014).
What do Organizations Need to Learn to Become a Learning Organization?
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