Iowa Lakes Corridor receives economic development award
Thursday, June 27, 2013
Iowa Area Development Group honored Iowa Lakes Corridor Development Corporation and President and CEO Kathy Evert with the Silver Shovel Award at a gathering at King's Pointe in Storm Lake on June 24.
The Silver Shovel Award honors outstanding leadership, innovation and achievement in business and community development. In presenting the award Rand Fisher, president of IADG, highlighted numerous accomplishments of the Iowa Lakes Corridor Development Corporation. Fisher recognized their comprehensive approach to economic development in leading business and community development efforts with entrepreneurship, existing industry, new business and industrial locations.
"It is humbling and it is an honor to be recognized by our peers. Our success is due to great working relationships with partnerships like Iowa Lakes Electric Cooperative, Corn Belt Power Cooperative and Iowa Area Development Group," Evert said.