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SD CEO West Women's Business Center Announces Program Coordinator

Bailey Sadowsky accepts new role at SD CEO West focusing on program creation and community outreach

SD CEO West Women’s Business Center named Bailey Sadowsky as Program Coordinator. Sadowsky has held the Marketing Specialist position since April of 2022.

SD CEO West Women’s Business Center provides training, counseling, and technical assistance to aspiring entrepreneurs and current business owners in South Dakota. The Program Coordinator manages programming and events and acts as the organization's community development arm. Sadowsky will continue to develop marketing and communication strategies in her new role.

Past Program Coordinator, Carissa Hauck accepted the Director role in December of 2022. SD CEO West will be seeking to add a third person to its team this spring.

“Bailey has been an expert as the Marketing Specialist since joining SD CEO West and brings her creativity and programmatic vision into her new role as Program Coordinator,” Said Carissa Hauck, Director of SD CEO West, “As an individual dedicated to the community, I am thrilled to work alongside Bailey as she brings fresh ideas and enthusiasm to how SD CEO West can best serve the business owners of South Dakota.”

Sadowsky received her bachelor’s degree in Mass Communications in Corporate Communications and Mass Communications in Graphic Design from Black Hills State University in 2017.

Sadowsky brings four years of entrepreneurial experience as the founder of Shadow Sky Creative Co. She brings several years of experience in the small business and economic development industry.

“I believe in the power of a support system and curating meaningful connections with women in business. Building a community has been crucial for my growth, and I want to provide that for others. Moving into this new role, I’m excited to be boots-on-the-ground and identify needs of the workforce and curate impactful resources,” said Sadowsky

SD CEO West is hosted by the Black Hills State University Foundation and partially grant funded by the U.S. Small Business Administration.

For more information about the services provided by SD CEO West, contact Bailey Sadowsky by email,

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