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Dakota Resources Honors De Smet Leader with Mentorship Award

Blog, News & Events on November 4th. Comments Off on Dakota Resources Honors De Smet Leader with Mentorship Award

Rita Anderson, Executive Director of the De Smet Economic Development Corporation, was recently honored with the Economic Development Professional Mentor Award by Dakota Resources.


Hot Springs Business Leader is Empowered!

Blog, News & Events on December 22nd. Comments Off on Hot Springs Business Leader is Empowered!

Becoming a Community Leader

They call him “The Instigator.”

It’s a title Brian Spitzer never imagined for himself, but after four years as a Resource Team member with Dakota Rising, he is proud to be a positive influence on his hometown of Hot Springs.

“I’ll admit I was skeptical at first,” he says. “It was hard to fathom how it would all work. As time went on it became apparent that Dakota Resources DOES work. It isn’t just a bunch of people talking, it is a bunch of people connecting and making things happen.”

Brian grew up in Hot Springs and has been the owner of Spitzer Construction for twenty-two years. As a local businessman, he figured “people knew me and that was good enough.” It wasn’t until he was invited to a Dakota Rising meeting in 2012 that he began to realize his … Read More »


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