Karen Blacik


CLA BizOps, National Industry Leader Restaurants 2019-present

VP Finance, The Bartmann Group, 2018-2019

CFO, Hallmark Business Connections, 2014-2016

Controller and Director of Finance, Famous Dave's BBQ Restaurants, 2005-2014

Manager, Financial Reporting, Wilsons Leather, 2001-2005

Controller, Pharsight Corporation, 1998-2000

Senior Associate, PwC, Assurance and International SEC Practices, New York and San Jose, CA 1994-1997




The Ohio State University, BSBA Finance and Accounting

New York University, MBA, Finance

Active CPA license - MN

In the community

Hospitality Minnesota, Board member and Programming Committee Member 2023-present

Financial Execuitives International FEI Twin Cities chapter, Co-Chair Engagement Committee 2020-present

Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra, 2nd Violin 2001-present

Marywood HOA, Treasurer 2022-present