SD Chamber's Governor's Giant Vision Competition

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Name: SD Chamber's Governor's Giant Vision Competition
Date: April 11, 2019
Event Description:
The Giant Vision event is being held in conjunction with the Governor's Office of Economic Development (GOED) annual conference at the Sioux Falls Convention Center.  For more information on the GOED conference, visit

The Giant Vision competitor display booths will be open to the public in Exhibit Hall 1 from 1-4:30 PM on April 11th.  Winners will be announced as part of the GOED banquet program.  The evening reception begins at 5:00 PM and the banquet follows at 6:00 PM.  Registration required.

The Governor’s Giant Vision Business and Student Business competitions were established to help citizens realize that South Dakota is the very best place to start a successful business.   The program was designed as an opportunity for entrepreneurs to compete for seed money and a chance to achieve their dream.  This South Dakota Chamber of Commerce & Industry program is chaired by Brad Wheeler, Wheeler Manufacturing of Lemmon.
Sponsors of the business program are
  • South Dakota Future Fund (former Governor Dennis Daugaard)
  • Black Hills Energy, Rapid City
  • Christiansen Land & Cattle, Ltd., Kimball
  • Dacotah Bank
  • First PREMIER Bank/PREMIER Bankcard Center, Sioux Falls
  • MidAmerican Energy
  • Toshiba America, Mitchell
  • Valley Queen Cheese Factory, Milbank
  • Wheeler Manufacturing, Lemmon
  • Xcel Energy, Sioux Falls  
The student competition is supported by
  • South Dakota Future Fund (former Governor Dennis Daugaard)
  • Citibank, N.A. of Sioux Falls
  • South Dakota EPSCoR, Brookings
Banquet registration is available at
Event Sponsors:
  • Black Hills Energy
  • Christiansen Land & Cattle LTD
  • Citibank NA
  • Dacotah Bank
  • First Premier Bank/Premier Bankcard
  • MidAmerican Energy
  • Toshiba America Business Solutions
  • Valley Queen Cheese Factory, Inc.
  • Wheeler Manufacturing Co
  • Xcel Energy
Sioux Falls Convention Center
1201 N West Avenue
Exhibit Hall 1
Date/Time Information:
Thursday, April 11, 2019
Open to the public 1:00-4:30 PM
Contact Information:
Mary Anne Boyd VP Program Services South Dakota Chamber of Commerce & Industry
No fee unless planning to attending the banquet.  Registration is available on the website -
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