Spencer, IA (KICD)–Thirteen entrepreneurs and business owners are vying for votes from the public as part of the third annual Dream Big Grow Here competition.
Brian Dalziel with the Iowa Lakes Corridor Development Corporation told KICD News at the kickoff event last month that this contest provides opportunity.
From now-November 4, voters are asked to visit www.DreamBigGrowHere.com in order to review the businesses and vote for who they believe is worthy of the award.
This year’s competitors include Crown Clinics, Campbell Tree Service, CinTa Party Rentals, Unified Technologies Cooperative, Soft Skull, EcoSense Inc., Spencer-Okoboji Time Ban, Lauri’s Cakes & More, Spencer Convenient Healthcare, Ms. Margie’s Flower Shoppe, Cool Catz Pottery Studio, Whiskers Lodge and The Ice Shack.
The top five vote-getters will compete against one another in a pitch-off on November 19 to a panel of judges. The winner will receive $5,000 and will go on to compete at the state level with 9 other regional winners for a chance at an additional $10,000.