SEDC Annual Awards

2020 SEDC Award of Excellence Winner – Knecht Home Center

Created in 1999 to annually recognize a business which best exemplifies dedication and commitment within the areas of business development, capital investment, job creation and leadership within the community.

Past Award of Excellence recipients include:

  • 2019 –   Prairie Hills Transit
  • 2018 –   Black Hills Energy
  • 2017 –   Speedy Mart
  • 2016 –   Spearfish School District
  • 2015 –   Holiday Inn
  • 2014 –   White’s Queen City Dealerships
  • 2013 –   TMone
  • 2012 –   Spearfish Regional Health
  • 2011 –   Spearfish Forest Products
  • 2010 –   Donovan Construction

2020 SEDC Spirit of Enterprise – Recreation Station

Created in 2003 and honors a small business which best exemplifies the spirit of free enterprise in Spearfish. The award recognizes the entrepreneurial spirit of those who take risks and make the investment of time and money to grow a small business.

Past Spirit of Enterprise (Rising Star Award) recipients include:

  • 2019 –   All About Potential Family Chiropractic
  • 2018 –   Guadalajara’s Mexican Restaurant
  • 2017 –   Captain Clean of Northern Hills
  • 2016 –   Alpine Impressions
  • 2015 –   Lawrence County Title
  • 2014 –   Quik Signs
  • 2013 –   Black Hills Urethane
  • 2012 –   Crow Peak Brewery
  • 2011 –   Johner Construction
  • 2010 –   Quarq Technology