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[Dubois County, Indiana] – Junior Achievement of Southwestern Indiana in Dubois County and Bingham Greenbaum Doll LLP, Title Sponsor, are seeking laureate nominations for the 2015 Dubois County Business Hall of Fame. This will be an annual event honoring local business leaders and benefiting Junior Achievement in Dubois County. Nominees should be individuals who have demonstrated outstanding leadership as well as made significant contributions to free enterprise and society while serving as inspiring role models for our young people. Laureate nominees can either be active, retired, or historical/deceased.
Dubois County Business Hall of Fame will celebrate the induction of laureates during a breakfast and ceremony on Thursday May 7, 2015 at 7:30am at Vincennes University Jasper Campus. The event was created to recognize icons of local commerce and industry. The 1st Annual Dubois County Business Hall of Fame will recognize individuals for their business excellence, vision, innovations, inspiring leadership and community service to Dubois County.
All persons wishing to nominate a laureate should fill out a Laureate Nomination Form. This form can be acquired by contacting Junior Achievement of Southwestern Indiana by phone at (812) 425-8152 or at www.jaswin.org. Nominations will be accepted through Wednesday December 24th, 2014.
About Junior Achievement of Southwestern Indiana (JASWIN)
Junior Achievement of Southwestern Indiana provides in-school and afterschool programs for students which focus on three key content areas: work readiness, entrepreneurship, and financial literacy. The organization’s purpose is to inspire and prepare young people to succeed in a global economy. The mission of the organization is to ensure that every child in their service territory has fundamental understanding of the free enterprise system. JASWIN serves 11 counties and over 24,000 students in Southwestern Indiana and Southeastern Illinois and began in 1964. For more information, visit www.jaswin.org.
About Junior Achievement USA™ (JA)
Junior Achievement is the world’s largest organization dedicated to giving young people the knowledge and skills they need to own their economic success, plan for their future, and make smart academic and economic choices. JA programs are delivered by corporate and community volunteers, and provides relevant, hands-on experiences that give students from kindergarten through high school knowledge and skills in financial literacy, work readiness and entrepreneurship. Today, JA reaches four million students per year in more 120 markets across the United States, with an additional 6.5 million students served by operations in 117 other countries worldwide. Visit www.ja.org for more information.