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Vermillion Teacher Receives 2020 Daktronics Outstanding Mathematics Teacher Award

Vermillion math teacher develops creative lesson plans and adapts to each student's learning ability.

Marketing Goes Above and Beyond With COVID-19 Messaging

Free COVID-19 messaging available to customers to help them communicate to their communities.

Brookings Community Theatre Gains Support from Daktronics Corporate Sponsorship

Carrie McClanahan has always had a love for theatre as she majored in media production at South Dakota State University. For some time after graduation McClanahan lived in Bozeman, Montana. She was disappointed that opportunities to be involved in theatre in the area were limited.. To McClanahan’s relief, when she moved back to Brookings, South ...

Building Community and Strength: Daktronics Sponsorship Used for CrossFit Competition

When Cara Sterbis moved from South Dakota to Oregon and began working from home, she was in search of a good way to meet people. CrossFit turned out to be the perfect fit. Sterbis loves the variety and camaraderie that has come from joining CrossFit. Recently, Sterbis used her Daktronics Corporate Sponsorship as she competed ...

Reed Uses Corporate Sponsorship to Comfort Cancer Patients

Three Additional Daktronics Employees Join the Cause Amber Reed turned a grief-stricken and challenging time in her life into something positive, and she is actively passing that hope on to others through her Cancer Comfort Collection (CCC). Reed’s mom Peggy was misdiagnosed with a rare blood cancer for five years. After learning of this misdiagnosis, ...

Thank You to Allison Schaffer for 15 Years of Service

Fifteen years ago, Allison Schaffer graduated from Dakota State University in Madison, South Dakota, on a Saturday, moved to Brookings, South Dakota, on Sunday, and started at Daktronics on Monday. Since this memorable weekend, Allison has been making an impact on Daktronics and those around her.   Allison’s supervisor, Eric Bauer, recognized the tremendous asset ...

Daktronics Helps Student Earn Transportation Scholarship

​Dale Storhaug (Sales, Transportation, SD Corporate) was surprised when a student from the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology (SDSMT) asked for a scholarship recommendation without ever meeting before. He was even more surprised at the outcome and relationship that was formed because of it.  Tyler Kleinsasser, a student working on his master's in ...

Daktronics thanks Richard Krautter for 15 years of dedicated service.

Leadership is not about being in charge. Leadership is about taking care of those in your charge. Those are the words Richard Krautter leads by. He has contributed a great amount to Daktronics in the past 15 years—most notably his servant leadership.   Richard obtained his associate degree in electronics and a bachelor’s degree in technical ...

Happy Holidays From our World to Yours

It’s that time of year, where people around the world gather with their families and friends to celebrate special holidays.

Daktronics thanks Dale Storhaug for 40 years of dedicated service.

Forty years of hard-work, dedication, and memories all started with a handwritten note. One day after an engineering class at South Dakota State University, Dale Storhaug (Sales, Transportation, SD Corporate) met with his instructor to discuss his plans for a job. His instructor wrote down a contact at Daktronics. Dale decided to give it a ...