Richard “Dick” Hartig, CEO of Hartig Drug Company, headquartered in Dubuque, spoke on campus during the morning of April 4. In attendance were members of Prof. John Upstrom’s and Prof. Gene Steidinger’s Senior Capstone Business classes. Dick provided an overview of his company which now also includes MedOne Healthcare Systems. The students were given the opportunity to ask questions about Dick’s career path and general advice for new college graduates. The professors and students found this time to be informative and productive.
Hartig Drug Company is the second oldest family-owned pharmacy in the United States and one of the largest independent drug store chains.