Monument Health


Montana-Dakota Utilities Co.


Golden West Technologies


Coca-Cola High Country


Pioneer Bank & Trust


Phase Technologies


Great Western Bank


Dacotah Bank


RESPEC


Riddle’s Group


Western Dakota Insurors


VRC Metal Systems


Tri-Tech Manufacturing


South Dakota School of Mines and Technology


Sound Pro


Sentinel FCU


SDN Communications


Paystubz


Lynn, Jackson, Shultz, & Lebrun


Ketel Thorstenson


Innovative Systems


Immutrix Theropeutics


GCC Dacotah, Inc.


Compete Property Solutions


Black Hills Reptile Gardens


Black Hills Insurance


Assurant Solutions


Aspiring Business Consulting


WEST PLAINS ENGINEERING


TOM HELLAND


LLOYD COMPANIES


LIV HOSPITALITY


GUNDERSON, PALMER, NELSON, AND ASHMORE


FIRST NATIONAL BANK


EVERGREEN MEDIA


BMS FINANCIAL ADVISORS


Black Hills Surgical


City of Rapid City


Four Front


MIDCO


Security First Bank


First Interstate Bank


Box Elder


Black Hills Harley Davidson


Black Hills Federal Credit Union


VAST BROADBAND


Western Dakota Tech


Black Hills Energy


Lloyd Companies updates plans for downtown project


Home for the Holidays


Young Professional Spotlight: Kourtney Peterson


December 2020


Trauma Informed Practices to benefit businesses serving high crisis employees


Scholarships


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Economic Indicators: November 2020


Brian Rupert Awarded 2020 Spirit of Enterprise Award


Samantha McGrath


Matt Brunner


FourFront Design work turns into a labor of love


VFW Post 1273: More than just a canteen


New college course assists DOD with real-life problems


October Ribbon Cutting


Black Hills Wire continues military tradition


Engineer wears many hats at Raven Applied Technology


Young Professional Spotlight: Capt. Mabbitt


SatCom Marketing, Minneapolis-based company, Expands to Rapid City


Ellsworth continues its path towards hosting B-21’s


The Veterans Honor Banner Project is just the beginning for U.S. Air Force veteran Bill Casper


November 2020


Dream Design International, Inc.


BMS Financial Advisors


Black Hills Community Bank


Black Hills Regional Eye Institute


Northwest Pipe Fittings


Highmark Federal Credit Union


GP Local


US Bank


Scull Construction Service


Sanford Health


Rapid City Medical Center


West River Electric


Pete Lien & Sons Inc.


Pledged Investors


In April 2018, Elevate Rapid City came to be thanks to the support of these early business investors. The organization was founded with a mission to unify the Chamber of Commerce, Economic Development Partnership, Ascent Innovation and SDEDA. Together, we work to elevate the quality of life and employment opportunities for the region. 

Industry experts offer free trainings to small business owners


Economic Indicators: October 2020


Ace Handyman Services – Business Spotlight


Elevate Rapid City Position on the 2020 General Election Ballot Measures


District 35 Candidates


Meet The Candidates

District 30 | District 32 | District 33 | District 34 | District 35

Senate

You will be able to vote for one.

Jessica Castleberry


Brian Gentry


House of Representatives

Pat Cromwell (Democrat), Tina L. Mulally (Republican, Incumbent) and Tony Randolph (Republican, Incumbent) did not return questionnaire. You will be able to vote for up to two.

David A. Hubbard


Election Resources

District 34 Candidates


Meet The Candidates

District 30 | District 32 | District 33 | District 34 | District 35

Senate

You will be able to vote for one.

Michael G. Diedrich


George J. Nelson


House of Representatives

Nick Anderson (Democrat) did not return questionnaire. You will be able to vote for up to two.

Jess Olson


Mike Derby


Rick Stracqualursi


Election Resources

District 32 Candidates


Meet The Candidates

District 30 | District 32 | District 33 | District 34 | District 35

Senate

You will be able to vote for one.

Helene Duhamel


Michael Calabrese


House of Representatives

Chris Johnson (Republican, Incumbent) did not return questionnaire. You will be able to vote for up to two.

Toni Diamond


Becky Drury


James Preston


Election Resources

District 33 Candidates


Meet The Candidates

District 30 | District 32 | District 33 | District 34 | District 35

Senate

You will be able to vote for one.

David Johnson

Ryan A. Ryder


House of Representatives

Taffy Howard (Republican, Incumbant) and Phil Jensen (Republican) did not return questionnaire. You will be able to vote for up to two.


Election Resources

District 30 Candidates


Meet The Candidates

District 30 | District 32 | District 33 | District 34 | District 35

Senate

Julie Frye-Mueller (Republican) did not return questionnaire. You will be able to vote for one.

A. Gideon Oakes


House of Representatives

You will be able to vote for up to two.

Tim Goodwin


Trish Ladner

Election Resources

Elevate Rapid City participates in United Way’s Month of Caring


Elevate Rapid City CEO reflects on first year


Annual Meeting


Download 2020 Annual Report

Elevate Rapid City is a public-private partnership organization leading the economic development and small business efforts in the Black Hills region. We work to elevate the Rapid City region for all with the strong vision of making Rapid City and the Black Hills region the place people want to be.

Elevate Rapid City is committed to promoting business and personal advancement in western South Dakota through a targeted spotlight on jobs, infrastructure, and overall quality of life in and around the Black Hills region and Rapid City metro area. 

Together, we strive to embrace the heart and soul of our community through diversified growth and strong professional opportunities advocating the strengths of the Black Hills.

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Living Treasures Program Brings Native American Center to Life


Events


Prairie Edge: Preserving Traditions


September Ribbon Cuttings


Young Professional Spotlight: Molly Barari