This year AMA SoDak is excited to announce two new sponsors, POET and HenkinSchultz. POET is our platinum sponsor where they are given a premium spot on our website, their logo on the back of our organization’s t-shirt and involvement in our regional conference during spring semester. HenkinSchultz is a silver sponsor and is also given a premium spot on the AMA SoDak website.
POET is the world’s largest ethanol company located in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. The company was founded in 1986, from a single ethanol plant located in Scotland, South Dakota that was up in running by 1988. Originally named Broin & Associates, they specialize in plant design, engineering, construction and research, along with ethanol production. In March of 2007, the company was renamed POET, bringing together all the teams under one strong identity. Now, POET has over $6 billion in revenue, with 27 corn ethanol plants and 1 cellulosic plant. Not only is POET a nationally known company, they have also spread their knowledge and expertise internationally by working with companies in Denmark, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy and many others on products, machines, and other capital items that have helped make their company what it is today. POET also issues their own quarterly magazine, Vital, has launched national television campaigns, continues to work with NASCAR and is constantly making progress in their field.
HenkinSchultz is a “one stop advertising and marketing shop” founded in 1991 located in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. They include services for content development, public relations and events, digital, and strategy. Their content development includes graphic design, animation, video production, photography and things alike. Public relations and events is where they get involved in event planning, interior design, press releases and staging. The digital part of the company works on analytics, e-marketing, social media, web design and a handful of other aspects to the digital world. Finally, strategy includes those working on account planning, branding, SEO (Search Engine Optimization), research, and strategic planning. Some of their past work includes items from these four divisions created for American Cancer Society, State Theatre, Sioux Falls Skyforce, Good Samaritan Society, Iowa Caucas and many others. HenkinShultz offers more than just the average creative services. They’re a company full of talented creators dedicated to giving their customers “a steady stream of awesome”.
We would like to thank POET and HenkinSchultz for sponsoring us this school year!