Black Hills State University

2012 "Celebrating Women in Business" Luncheon & Awards Program

Thank you for attending the 3rd Annual Women in Business luncheon on Thursday, May 17 2012 at the Spearfish Holiday Inn!

Jackie Nettleton, president & CEO of Mountain Movers Construction, Inc., was the guest speaker.  Mountain Movers’ first government contract came in 2006 and was $1,500. Within five years, Nettleton had signed $150 million in contracts. Because of its success, the company is able to sponsor numerous community organizations and has been excited to participate in community education and scholarship funds.

Congratulations to the recipients of the enterprising business awards!

Enterprising Friend of Small Business: Beth Davis, Dakota Resources

Enterprising Young Entrepreneur: Kelsie Darling, Quik Signs

Enterprising Business Team: Project Solutions Inc.

Enterprising Business Woman: Dixie Olson, Properties Unlimited Realty

Enterprising Friend of Small Business: Tawney Brunsch, Lakota Funds

2012 Sponsors:

First Interstate Bank


Black Hills Pioneer

PACE Strategic Development

Black Hills Federal Credit Union

Lorie Eichert Empowerment Coach

Quik Signs

RE/MAX in the Hills

Ketel Thorstensen, LLP

Lantis Enterprises, Inc

Bernard Marketing & Advertising

Elkhorn Ridge Resort & Golf Club

Spearfish Economic Development Center

Casey Peterson & Associates

2012 Exhibitors

Abbey Group, Ltd.

BHSU Bookstore

Chicken Creek Communications

Dakota FInancial Services

Heritage Makers

Highmark Federal Credit Union

Innovative Business Solutions


MicroSolutions, Inc

New York Life Insurance Company

Small Business Administration

Spearfish Canyon Lodge

Project Solutions

Select Imaging

Stec's Advertising Specialties

Swank Spaces

Vanilla Bean Bakery