Prairie Family Business Association is an outreach center of the Beacom School of Business at the University of South Dakota. The Boyd Hopkins Sr. Excellence in Family Business Award in Sioux Falls that has been presented for 19 years to a Sioux Falls area family business.
The Boyd Hopkins Sr. Excellence in Family Business Award was established in 2003 to acknowledge and celebrate the importance of family-owned businesses to the economy and the region. This award recognizes multi-generational family businesses with practices and policies that positively impact local business, as well as the neighboring community. It has been named in honor of Boyd Hopkins Sr. since 2010.