C of I alumnus Bundgard named CEO of Influence

College of Idaho alumnus Tim Bundgard ’72 has been named a 2013 CEO of Influence by the Idaho Business Review. Bundgard, the President and CEO of Pioneer Title Company in Boise, and his fellow award winners will be honored during a May 9 ceremony at the downtown Boise Centre on the Grove. Click here for event tickets and information.

Bundgard graduated from the C of I in 1972 with a degree in economics and finance. In addition to his leadership at Pioneer Title Company, he has served on boards and in leadership capacities for many nonprofit groups including The Boys & Girls Club of Nampa, United Way, the American Heart Association, the March of Dimes and Junior Achievement. He also is the founder of the Idaho Association of Commerce & Industry.

According to the Idaho Business Review, the CEO of Influence is awarded to chief executive officers in Idaho “for their leadership, integrity, values, vision, commitment to excellence, financial performance, community involvement and diversity, and above all – influence.” In addition to the May 9 public event, Bundgard and his fellow honorees – Bea Black, Jim Cleary, Sally Jeffcoat and Bob Lokken – will be featured in the annual CEO of Influence publication, a special magazine published in the May 10 edition of the IBR. Click here to learn more about the award, including a list of the 2012 honorees.

Founded in 1891, The College of Idaho is the state’s oldest private liberal arts college. It has a century-old tradition of educating some of the most accomplished graduates in Idaho, including seven Rhodes Scholars, three Marshall Scholars, and another 11 Truman and Goldwater Scholars. The College is located on a beautiful campus in Caldwell, Idaho. Its distinctive PEAK curriculum challenges students to attain competencies in the four knowledge peaks of the humanities, natural sciences, social sciences and a professional field, enabling them to graduate with an academic major and three minors in four years. For more information on The College of Idaho, visit