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New Startup of the Year – This award is given to a new startup that has launched in the Sioux Falls area in the last eighteen months.

Growth Startup of the Year – This award is given to a successful and growing startup in the Sioux Falls area that has launched in the last ten years.

Startup Champion of the Year – This award is given to an individual directly responsible for helping shape entrepreneurial culture and the startup ecosystem in our community.

Investor of the Year – This award is given to an individual or an investment firm that has helped grow the local economy by investing in small businesses and startups in the Sioux Falls area.

Corporate Innovator of the Year – This award is given to a company that has supported the Sioux Falls startup ecosystem through sponsorship, community engagement and volunteer work with local entrepreneurs.

Social Impact Award – This award is given to a local business or non-profit that has helped solve social challenges in our community through a unique and innovative operating model. 

Read more about the six awards on our Awards List page.