Creative Industries accepting nominations for 2013 Rushmore Honors
– By Rapid City Chamber
The Creative Industries Committee of the Rapid City Area Chamber of Commerce is accepting nominations for the 2013 Rushmore Honors Awards. The Rushmore Honors Awards are presented to individuals who have made significant contributions to arts and culture in our community, have championed innovative ideas or have had success in a creative industries field.
The term “creative industries” describes businesses and individual efforts whose work stems from creativity—for example, design, music, publishing, architecture, film & video, libraries, museums, crafts, visual arts, fashion, TV, radio, culinary arts, advertising, literature, computer gaming and performing arts.
All nominees must have resided or done business in the Black Hills area for a minimum of five years and currently be a resident of the area (residency requirement waived only by unanimous ballot of the Selection Committee). The deadline for nomination is June 1. If you are interested in nominating someone for this award, please fill out the Rushmore Honors Nomination Form and return it to Shiloh Day.