And the winner is….

Our Awards judges met today. Here is who you’ll get a chance to mingle with at our 19th Annual Family Business Awards & Expo on November 8. Reserve your table now!

Family Business of the Year:

Ricart Automotive is a leader in their industry and a generous contributor to the community at large. They have a strong family legacy and work hard to take care of their 540 employees.

Lifetime Achievement:

Bill Englefield, III credits his success with surrounding himself with good people. Starting from humble roots, he worked hard to achieve great success with his company, Englefield Oil.

Community Engagement Winner:

  • Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams

Re-Invention Winner:

  • Alyfe Wellbeing Strategies

Succession Planning Winners:

  • Lee Farms – Small Sized Company
  • Advance Sign Group – Medium Sized Company
  • Kimball Midwest – Large Sized Company

Milestone Awards:

100 Years: George F. Neff & Company

70 Years: Stanley Steemer

65 Years: Anthony-Thomas Candy Co.

60 Years: Southeastern Equipment Co., Inc.

55 Years: 2-J Supply, Inc.

50 Years:

  • Artina Promotional Products
  • Jay-Car Construction Company, Inc.
  • Straub Dance Center

45 Years:

  • McGohan Brabender
  • TriAd Marketing and Media

40 Years:

  • Ahlum & Arbor Tree Preservation
  • Flyer’s Pizza/Ulrey Foods
  • Heiberger Paving, Inc.
  • Jet Container

30 Years:

  • Burton Metal Finishing, Inc., & Powder Coating
  • Inn & Spa at Cedar Falls
  • The Basement Doctor

25 Years:

  • Capital-Plus, Inc.
  • Kaiser Consulting
  • Safex

20 Years:

  • 5 Seasons Landscape Management
  • Easy IT
  • RobinTek
  • QuickStitch Plus

15 Years:

  • Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams
  • PMG Employment Consultants

10 Years:

  • A Player Advantage
  • Hina Environmental Solutions

5 Years:

  • CloudCover, LLC
  • Outreach Promotional Solutions

Register now!

Our Awards program is generously sponsored by:

2017 Awards Sponsors