The NIACC John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center will host the NIACC Pappajohn Entrepreneur Gala on Oct. 29. The event celebrates the entrepreneurs and partners who make their communities a better place to work and live.

Sponsorship opportunities to underwrite the gala and support the NIACC Pappajohn Center and North Iowa Area SBDC are available. In order to take full benefit of sponsorship, express a level of commitment by Aug. 25, to Tim Putnam at 641-422-4192 or Tim.Putnam@niacc.edu.

The NIACC Pappajohn Entrepreneur Gala will share the center's story, recognize the region’s entrepreneurs, and honor John K. and Luise V. Hanson’s contributions and support to North Iowa with the NIACC Pappajohn Legacy Award.

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Four additional recognitions will be awarded at the gala: Entrepreneur of the Year, Young Entrepreneur of the Year (Under 40), Business of the Year, and the Innovation Award. Nominations can be made by contacting the Pappajohn Center directly for an application, or on the Pappajohn Center website (www.niacc.edu/pappajohn/gala).

Gary Schoeniger, co-author of the book, “Who Owns the Ice House? Eight Life Lessons from an Unlikely Entrepreneur,” is the keynote speaker and invited guests include Gov. Kim Reynolds, IEDA Director Debi Durham, and John and Mary Pappajohn.

In partnership with North Iowa’s Small Business Development Center, the NIACC John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center provides tools, support and resources to Iowa’s entrepreneurs. Contact the NIACC Pappajohn Center at 641-422-4111 or pappajohn@niacc.edu.

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