Border States Electric (BSE) (Fargo, N.D.): Mike Busch was recently hired as V.P. of human resources. He has human resources experience with Whirlpool Corp. and Eaton Corp. and most recently was with HR Value Partners, working with small to midsize businesses on recruiting and talent management challenges. Busch will lead BSE’s human resources team to support growth and drive continuous improvement. He has also been appointed to the company’s executive council.