Category: Daktronics Life

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 ...

Pickleball: The Game for All Generations

What do you get when you mix tennis, badminton, and ping pong? The fastest growing sport in the United States—pickleball. There are more than 3.1 million pickleball players in the U.S., including one of Daktronics' own, Brett Hansen (Account Manager, Creative Service, SD Sioux Falls). Hansen was first introduced to Pickleball when he took it as ...

Corporate Sponsorship Acquired for Aerial Acrobatics

Daktronics employees use corporate sponsorships to support aerial silks program.

Sweet Treats Helped Make Miracles Happen

Daktronics participates in Miracle Treat Day.

Flanagan Uses Sponsorship for Trap Team

Daktronics employee uses Corporate Sponsorship to help high school trap team.