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RetrieveOne advisors

John Sturgess, Founder, Owner, Operator

Pet industry advisors implementing strategic business solutions.

RetrieveOne advisors works within the pet industry helping early-stage to established organizations implement strategic business solutions. Their process is focused on your needs and your development as a business owner or manager, allowing you to grow with your company, achieve your goals and reach sustainable milestones.

ADOGO has four locations in the Twin Cities, with the fifth and sixth locations in the development stage. Local news has called John’s dog hotel concept the W of the pet hotel business. ADOGO has received consecutive “Best Of”, “Readers Choice” and multiple community recognition Awards over the past seven years.

Prior to starting ADOGO, John was chief development officer of Hunter Hotels, managing development and brokerage efforts in the United States and corporate vice president of development for Carlson Hotels Worldwide, managing hotel development for the company’s hotel brands in the Americas. John has held other executive positions throughout his 20-year career in the hotel business.

John is on the Advisory Board of the University of Minnesota’s Carlson School of Management’s (Carlson) Executive MBA Program and the Board of Can Do Canines, a non- profit company focused on raising service dogs for individuals with disabilities. John is highly involved in Carlson’s mentorship program working with students in the Undergraduate & Graduate programs at Carlson. He is also on the Board of Directors for the Twin West Chamber of Commerce and the Parrish Council Board for St Hubert’s Catholic Church.

John was the 2012 Emerging Entrepreneur of the Year from the Twin West Chamber of Commerce, 2014 Eureka Award winner for Innovation from the Minneapolis/St Paul Business Journal, 2014 Minnesotan to Meet by CBS Channel 4 News and the 2018 Top 100 People to Know in Minnesota by Twin Cities Business magazine. Sturgess graduated with a marketing degree from Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas and earned his MBA from the University of Minnesota’s Carlson School of Management.

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