Catch up on this week's Corridor news.

This Week in the Corridor
Intern Spotlight: 
Brock Jungjohan

Brock Jungjohan, a 2018 graduate from Spirit Lake High School, is the Marketing Intern at annLeo. Located in Milford, annLeo helps healthcare facilities get the staff they need by being a single point of contact between healthcare locations and multiple medical staffing agencies. Jungjohan is a rising sophomore at the University of Iowa, where he studies Psychology and Enterprise Leadership. 

Read more about  Brock's internship experience!

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Featured Real Estate

Site: Shaw's of Okoboji
Industrial, Commercial
Location: 1796 US-71 
                 Okoboji, IA 51355
15,500 sf. with 16 ft. ceiling
Sale Price: 

For more information, visit  the Corridor website!
News to Know
ILCC to Host Leadership Training Fall 2019 and Spring 2020

Iowa Lakes Community College intends to hold classes on leadership skills for the upcoming school year. Each training is a one day event and is available at the Spencer or Algona campuses. Some of the subjects include, Key Roles of Leadership, Time Management, Workplace Professionalism, What Motivates Employees, and Communication. 
Find the complete schedule  on our website. 

BVU Announces New Scholarship in Partnership with Tyson Foods

Buena Vista University announced two new scholarship opportunities for students with parents or guardians who are employed at Tyson Foods in Storm Lake. BVU intends to match two already existing scholarships awarded by Tyson Foods, resulting in the winning applicants receiving double the amount. 

Read more  here!

Alumni Return En-Masse for CC-E All-School Reunion

A Clay Central Everly All-School reunion was held in conjunction with the 2019 Community days. This brought back many alumni from Everly and Royal schools to the area for a variety of events, including reminiscing and saying goodbye to the high school building. 

See more about the events.

U of O Corvette Club Makes Donation to Okoboji Foundation

The University of Okoboji Corvette Club donated $3,000 dollars to the Okoboji Foundation. The donation was largely made possible by the club's annual "Vettes in the Park" event. 

Read the  article!
Learn more about the  Okoboji Foundation
Investor Spotlight
Each week, we want to feature and thank the businesses and individuals that have committed to economic development and growth in our communities. To learn more about these investors and others, visit our Business Directory !
Metal Works, Inc.
Sector:  Manufacturing
Location: Spencer
Description: MWI has always operated with the same premise - delivering specialized metal products that customers want in the post-frame building industry for more than 30 years.
They are a one-stop shop that provides a wide variety of products, from cupolas to TempShield Insulation, so that their customers can deliver amazing post frame buildings to their clients.  Centrally based in Spencer, Iowa, MWI is able to service customers all over the United States and Canada.

MidAmerican Energy
Sector: Communications & Utilities
Location: Spencer
Description MidAmerican Energy provides electric and natural gas service in Iowa, Illinois and South Dakota, and natural gas service in Nebraska. They safely manage more than 29,000 miles of power lines, over 700,000 utility poles, as well as circuits, connections and control systems to keep everything on for their customers.

Jobs in the Iowa Lakes Corridor
Post your jobs where quality candidates are already looking:

See more current job openings here.

Job Title
Part-Time Landfill Employee City of Spencer 7/8/2019
Part-Time Housekeeper Avera Holy Family Hospital 7/9/2019

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