Dean and Judy Stevens of Double D Western in Huron have received a Distinguished Service Award from the South Dakota Retailers Association. They were nominated for the 2016 South Dakota Retailer of the Year Award, and the Distinguished Service Award is given in recognition of that nomination.
“It is a great honor to receive this award,”said Judy Stevens.”We appreciate our customers, who helped make this happen.”
The certificate commends Double D for “Distinguished service to customers and commitment to community.”
“We have been presenting the Retailer of the Year Award annually since 1982,” said SDRA Executive Director Shawn Lyons. “This year, we had excellent nominations submitted from across the state by customers, employees, business colleagues and organizations. It’s always heartwarming to read the nominations and see that people recognize the vital role retailers play in their local communities, and appreciate the great customer service they receive in their favorite businesses. We are pleased to recognize Dean and Judy for being among the businesses nominated.”
Ron Luke of Garretson Food Center in Garretson received this year’s Retailer of the Year Award during SDRA’s annual Awards Banquet January 11 in Pierre.
For information on submitting a nomination for the 2017 Retailer of the Year Award, visit www.sdra.org/EducationEvents/RetailerofYear, call the South Dakota Retailers Association at 800.658.5545, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.