2016 40 Under 40
Steve Mattern, Midco's General Operations Manager, was named one of Prairie Business Magazine's 40 Under 40 in 2016. The magazine publishes its list of the region's top 40 professionals under the age of 40 every December. Learn more about Steve.
2016 Top 50 Best Places to Work
For the second year in a row, Prairie Business Magazine selected Midco as one of the top 50 best places to work in the Midwest. The magazine invites employees from for-profit companies to complete a survey annually on their website. Based on the feedback, Prairie Business selects the top 50 employees, with 25 each in large employer and small employer categories. For more information, read the news release.
2016 Special Achievement in GIS Award
Midco was one of 175 companies from around the world to receive a Special Achievement in GIS (SAG) Award – which recognizes companies that do outstanding work with geographic information system (GIS) technology – at the 2016 Esri User Conference in San Diego, CA. Learn more about the award and Midco's use of GIS technology.
2016 Eric Sevareid Awards
MidcoSN earned recognition from the Midwest Broadcast Journalists Association for the third year in a row. The awards honor the best work of broadcast news operations and journalists in small, medium and large markets in Minnesota, Wisconsin, North Dakota, South Dakota, Iowa and Nebraska. Read the news release to learn more.
2016 Women in Technology Award
Erin Hayes, Midco's Director of Corporate Construction, won the Women in Technology award at the Women in Cable Telecommunications (WICT) Spirit of the Midwest Awards in 2016. The awards honor outstanding women in the telecommunications industry. Learn more at WICT.org.
2016 Top Honors at Telly Awards
Midco Business and Midco Sports Network® earned eight awards at the 37th Annual Telly Awards, including two Silver Awards – the highest Telly honor. These awards showcase the best film and video productions, groundbreaking online video content and local, regional and cable TV commercials and programs. Less than 10% of 12,000 annual entries receive a Silver Telly. Read the news release.
2016 Gold ADDY Awards
Midco Business took home three Gold ADDYs and one Silver ADDY at the 50th Annual ADDY Awards. The South Dakota Advertising Federation use the ADDY Awards to recognize outstanding creative and production techniques and showcase local, regional and national content. To see the winning ads, read the news release.