2013 Spirit of Entrepreneurship Awards Dinner

Monday, September 1, 2014


Join us as we present the Spirit of Entrepreneurship Award and honor the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners of the Young Entrepreneurs Program with prizes and scholarships!

Date/Time: November 21, 2013, 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Location: Meshingomesia Country Club

(2225 North Lagro Road Marion, IN 46952)

Keynote Speaker: Andy Dalton, Founder & CEO of My Mobile Fans

Andy Dalton

Andy Dalton is the Founder and CEO of My Mobile Fans.  My Mobile Fans is a Mobile-apps-as-a-Service company that helps brands, businesses and organizations create an affordable mobile strategy in order to maximize their interaction with fans, customers and members.

Prior to My Mobile Fans, Andy launched a collegiate nonprofit organization, which now serves over 75 University campuses and 3000 members across the US.  In 2007, he served as the US Representative for the Global Emerging Leaders Formacion in Hong Kong, and in 2011, the Silver Medal Award Winner for Best Radio Campaign by the NAHB National Sales and Marketing Council.

Andy is passionate about developing leaders, communicating hope and encouraging innovation.  He continues to speak regularly to Business leaders and University students across the country.


RSVP to Courtney by November 14, 2013: (888)668-3203 csmear@grantcounty.com


Submissions for the Spirit of Entrepreneurship Award:


Click here to nominate an entrepreneur! (*Deadline October 25th)


Criteria for Spirit of Entrepreneurship Award Nominees

  • Company has been in existence at least five (5) years
  • Displays innovation in product/service

Judges will also take the following into account:

  • Creates significant impact on community (financial or otherwise)
  • Reasons for remaining in Grant County
  • Company has high visibility in community
  • Has been able to either create or retain jobs
  • An entrepreneur who shows perseverance/tenacity


*Nominations due by October 25, 2013