Nebraska Business Development Center
Business Success & Economic Impact
Vol. 4 Issue 2

2018 Business Awards presented in Lincoln
NBDC's 2018 Annual Business of the Year awards were presented by senators from the winners' unicameral districts during a luncheon March 13, 2019 at the Governor's residence in Lincoln.
  • Champion of Small Business: Landen Chiropractic, P.C.
  • Innovation Business of the Year: Innovative Prosthetics & Orthotics
  • Government Contractor of the Year: McDaniel Farms
  • Sustainability Business of the Year: Tyson Foods Omaha Bacon Plant
  • Manufacturing Business of the Year: Airlite Plastics
  • Export Business of the Year: Brehmer Manufacturing
  • Employee Development Business of the Year: Hillcrest Health Services

Business transition preserves local ownership 
When the longtime owner of the Taco John's restaurant in McCook began considering retirement, he set a goal of handing over the keys to another local owner, and the Nebraska Business Development Center (NBDC) office in North Platte helped make it happen.

Couple turns from cattle farming to viniculture
There is nothing lazy about Jim and Julie Stutzman, a hard-working couple who have dedicated the past six years to developing the Lazy Horse Brewing & Winery in Ohiowa, Neb.
Mark your calendar 
On March 20, #SBDCDay will unite the nearly 1,000 SBDC centers across the country and the hundreds of thousands of clients they serve by sharing, in real time, the success stories and notable impacts SBDCs collectively have on the small business community at large. Help us showcase the impact of the Nebraska SBDC by being part of the 3rd annual #SBDCDay campaign. 

Check out to learn more!

For more client stories, news and publications follow NBDC on LinkedIn.

NBDC offers a full suite of business services:
  • Financial projections, planning and loan packaging
  • Market research and analysis
  • Export consulting
  • Technology commercialization consulting
  • Government sales consulting (Procurement Technical Assistance Center)
  • Business valuation and transition planning
  • Project management and leadership training
  • Process improvement and sustainability training
  • Organizational development consulting  and customized training
(402) 554-2521  | E-mail | Website