Past Winners

Agribusiness

South Dakota Wheat Growers - '95  & '97
Heartland Grain Fuels - '96 & ‘99
RDO Equipment  - '98
Rea Hybrids - '00 & ‘04
Hub City Livestock Auction - '01
Sharp's Inc. - '02
L&O Acres - '03

Farm Forum – ‘05

North Central Farmers Elevator -’06

Farm Rescue -’07

Butler Machinery -’08

RDO Equipment  - ’09

Anderson Industries  - ’10

South Dakota Wheat Growers - ‘11

Midwest Ag Supply - ’12

South Dakota Wheat Growers -  ‘13

J. Gross Equipment- ‘14

RDO Equipment  - '98 & ‘15

TNTax Business Services -’16

Wolff Family Genetics—’17

 

Bridge Builder

3M Company of Aberdeen- '08

Avera St. Luke’s  - ‘09

Northwestern Mutual Financial Network -  ‘10

Eide Bailly, LLP -  ‘11

South Dakota Wheat Growers -  ’12

RDO Equipment- ‘13

Molded Fiber Glass of South Dakota -  ‘14

Dacotah Bank -  ‘15

Sanford Aberdeen -  ‘16

Aspire—’17

 

Community Involvement - Business

Aberdeen American News - '95
Avera St. Luke's Medical Center - '96
Simmons Jr. High School - '97
Presentation College - '98
Dacotah Bank - '99 & ‘06
Aberdeen Police Dept./ Brown Co. Sheriff's Dept./SD Highway Patrol District 1 -'00
Aman Collection Services, Inc. - '01
The Lakewood Mall - '02
Lust Chevrolet-Buick - '03

US Bank - '04

3M of Aberdeen – ‘05

Dacotah Bank -’06

Lakewood Mall -’07

Dakota Broadcasting -’08

Dacotah Bank—’09

Center For Advanced Dentistry -  ’10

Great Lakes Higher Education Corporation - ’11

3M Company -  ’12

Molded Fiber Glass South Dakota- ‘13

RDO Equipment- ‘14

SD Wheat Growers - ’15

Northern Valley Communications  -  ‘16

Eide Bailly, LLP—’17

 

Community Involvement - Non Profit

Yelduz Shrine - '01
The Auxiliary Guest House - '02
Volunteer Service Clearing House - '03

Aberdeen School District - '04

Aberdeen Home Builders – ‘05

United Way of Northeastern SD -’06

Homes Are Possible, Inc. - ‘07

SCORE Chapter - ’08

Aberdeen Family Moose -’09

Aberdeen Area Arts Council - ‘10

Boys & Girls Club of Aberdeen -’11

Aspire, Inc - ’12

Spurs – ‘13

Aberdeen Exchange Club - ‘14

Safe Harbor - ‘15

Sertoma Club - ‘16

Area IV Senior Meals—’17

 

Customer Service - Retail

Kathleen's - '96
Jason's Truck and Auto Body - '97
Lust Chevrolet-Buick - '98
Good Nature - '99
Lang's Audio-TV & Appliance - '00
Natural Abundance - '01
Closet to Closet - '02
Aberdeen TV, Audio & Appliance - '03

Target of Aberdeen  - '04

Gotta Hava Java – ‘05

Campbell’s Town &Country -’06

Herberger’s - ‘07

Carpets Plus - ‘08

Riddle’s Jewelry - ‘09

Lang’s TV, Audio & Appliance - ‘10

Centsable Fashions - ‘11

Revive Day Spa -  ’12

Budget Furniture - ‘13

Natural Abundance - ‘14

Profiling Beauty Health & Wellness Studio -‘15

Teacher’s Pet -  ‘16

Dakota Outdoor Living—’17

 

Customer Service - Service

RBE Electronics - '95
Aman Collection Service, Inc. - '96
Northwestern Public Service - '97
Country Village Manufactured Homes - '98
Subway - '99
Aberdeen Federal Credit Union - '00
Dial-A-Move, Inc. - '01
Northern Valley Communications - '02
RDO Equipment - '03

Insurance Plus - '04

Wells Fargo Bank - ‘05

Wylie Thunder Road -’06

Wyndham Worldwide - ’07

Tel Serv Communications - ‘08

Ramada Convention Center - ‘09

QQP/Midstates Printing - ‘10

Midcontinent Communications  -’11

Plains Commerce Bank -  ’12

Aramark - ‘13

Small Business Development Center - ‘14

Jerry’s Dent Repair - ‘15

Aberdeen Federal Credit Union -  ’16
Best Western Ramkota Hotel - '17

Health and Wellness
Aberdeen Family YMCA - '02
3M Company of Aberdeen - '03
Student Loan Finance Corporation - '04
Education Assistance Corporation – ‘05
Eide Bailly, LLP - ’06
Aberdeen Family Physicians - ‘07
Bethesda Home - ‘08
Avera St. Luke’s Cardiology - ‘09
Avera St. Luke’s Sports Medicine - ‘10
Sanford Health Aberdeen Clinic - ‘11
Avera St. Luke’s Cardiology Specialists -  12
Banner Engineering - ‘13
Behavior Care Specialists - ‘14
Aberdeen Parks, Recreation, & Forestry  Dept. - ‘15
Lutheran Social Services -  16
Aberdeen Health & Rehab—’17 

Manufacturing

United Defense - '95
Twin City Fan Company  - '96
3M of Aberdeen - '97 & ‘00 & ‘05
Midstates Printing Co. - '98
Banner Engineering - '99
Western Printing Company - '01
United Defense of Aberdeen - '02
Hub City, Inc. - '03

Horton, Inc. - '04

Wooden Mallet - ’06

Eureka Kuchen Factory - ‘07

3M Company - ’08 & ‘09

3M Company - ’11

Banner Engineering  -  ’12

BAE Systems - ‘13

Blackout INC - ‘14

Twin City Fan - ‘15
Molded Fiberglass - ’10 & ‘16

Midstates—’17 

People’s Choice

Aberdeen Parks, Recreation & Forestry  - '95
Brown County Fair  - '96
Brown County United Way - '97
Retired Senior Volunteer Program - '98
The Resource Center  - '99
Aberdeen Community Theatre – ‘00
Aberdeen Sertoma Club - '01
Pheasant Country Broadcasting - '02
Avera Mother Joseph Manor - '03
Make A Wish Foundation Region 3 - '04
Adjustment Training Center – ‘05
Aberdeen Family YMCA - ’06
Brown County Landfill - ‘07
Schwan Financial Group LLC. - ’08
Roncalli Nearly New - ’09
JDH Construction - ‘10
Avera Cardiovascular Services- ‘11
Northwestern Mutual Financial Network’12
Karisma Boutique - ‘13
Aberdeen Federal Credit Union‘14
US Senator John Thune’s Office - ‘15
Great Plains Outdoorsman ’16
Northwestern Mutual Financial Network - ’17

​Professional Services

Aman Collection Service, Inc. - '95
Student Loan Finance Corporation - '96 &'98
Avera St. Luke's Medical Center - '97
Vision Care Associates - '99

Small Business Development Center – ‘00
Eide Bailly, LLP - '01
Education Assistance Corporation - '02
Verifications, Inc. - '03

Avera St. Luke’s Hospital - '04

Web Water – ‘05

Orthopedic Surgery Specialists - ’06

Helms & Associates - ‘07

Schwan Financial Group, LLC - ’08

Opportunities for Independent Living - ’09

Northern Plains Animal Health - ‘10

Progressive Financial Services - ‘11

JDH Construction -  ’12

Johnston Agency-Western Agency - ‘13

Marco -  ‘14

Production Monkeys- ‘15
Dakota Broadcasting -  ’16

Dial-A-Move—’17