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WOI-TV, Des Moines

Animal Rescue League receives special honor (10/12/17)

KCWI, Des Moines

Iowa Job Honor Awards (7/27/17)

WHO-HD, Des Moines

Today in Iowa: Iowa Job Honor Awards (4/04/15)

KCCI, Des Moines

Iowa Job Honor Awards (4/10/14)

WQAD, Quad Cities

Burlington man with cerebral palsy proves hard work leads to happiness (10/11/18)

Clinton man celebrates victory after second chance at life (6/23/16)

KIMT, Mason City

Job Honor Awards open nominations (2/23/16)


Iowa Public Radio:  River to River

Iowans Overcoming Barriers to Employment (3/01/16)

Focus on the Positive: Finding Talent in People Usually Overlooked (3/24/15)

Insight on Business the News Hour (AM-940, FM-104.5, 103.3 HD2)

Iowa Job Honor - What Does It Mean to Have a Job? (10/15/17)

The Honor in a Job with Kyle Horn (7/14/17)

Iowa Job Honor Awards with Kyle Horn (6/12/15)

Celebrating the Power of Jobs! (3/12/15)

Iowa Job Honor Awards (4/01/14)

KCIM, Carroll Broadcasting Company (Carroll, Iowa)

Haley Equipment in Carroll receives Iowa Job Honor Award (4/15/15)

Carroll County In Unique Position When It Comes To Employment Opportunities (6/19/15)

KJAN (Atlantic, Iowa)

Atlantic employer receives 2016 Iowa Job Honor Award (4/14/16)

KDTH (Dubuque, Iowa)

YMCA Staffer Wins State Workforce Award (10/19/17)

Radio Iowa

Deadline for entries in Iowa Job Honor Awards is July 31st (7/22/17)

Iowa Job Honor Awards recognize ‘second chances’ (7/03/15)


Des Moines Register:

ReWall wins Iowa Job Honor Award (4/17/16)

Ailey-Roberson rebounds from tragedy, prison (7/15/15)

Iowa Job Honor nominations due Friday (4/13/15)

Iowa Job Honor Awards accepting nominations (4/08/14)

Business Record of Des Moines:

Nominations open for annual Iowa Job Honor Awards (7/12/18)

ARL among Iowa Job Honor Awards honorees (10/12/17)

Nominations open for Iowa Job Honor Awards (7/07/17)

Iowa workers, employers honored for overcoming employment barriers (6/14/16)

Deadline is April 15 for Iowa Job Honors nominations (4/08/16)

Iowa Job Honor Awards accepting nominations (3/24/15)

New awards to honor people who have overcome barriers to employment (3/21/14)

Cedar Rapids Gazette:

Nominations sought for Iowa Job Honor Awards (7/16/17)

A second look for an untapped Eastern Iowa workforce (8/14/16)

Nominations open for Iowa Job Honor Awards (3/28/14)

Sioux City Journal:

Sioux City becomes spotlight for hundreds of Iowa businesses (6/14/16)

Ottumwa Courier:

Ottumwan recognized at Iowa Job Honor Awards (10/13/17)

The Hawk Eye (Burlington):

Joe Coleman wins Iowa Job Honor Award (10/07/18)

Storm Lake Times:

SSI honored for employing people with disabilities (10/20/17)

Storm Lake Pilot Tribune:

Finding the ability in those with disabilities (10/23/17)

Dubuque Times Herald:

The will to work: Local resident overcomes ageism on way to new job  (10/26/17)

Searching for talent: Interns, those with criminal records among options used by Dubuque-area companies  (10/31/17)

Dubuque Today:

Winners Announced for 2017 Iowa Job Honor Awards (10/15/17)

The Daily Iowegian (Centerville):

Steven Shewry receives statewide honor (10/15/17)

Dickinson County News:

Bean Earns Job Honor Award (6/14/16)

Voice of Muscatine:

Building Firm Foundations: Hahn Ready Mix Awarded Iowa Job Honor Award for Inclusive Hiring (10/18/18)

Creston News Advertiser:

Nomination deadline is April 15 (4/13/16)

Afton’s Avila wins Iowa Job Honor award (6/10/15)

Nominations open for first Iowa Job Honor Awards (3/26/14)

Valley News Today (Shenandoah):

Nominations open for Second Annual Iowa Job Honor Awards (4/13/15)

Iowa Job Honor Awards will be held June 10 (4/02/14)

Newton Daily News:

Iowa Job Honors Awards dreams of new kind of hero (4/10/14)

The Daily Nonpareil (Council Bluffs)

4th annual Iowa Job Honor Awards seeks nominations (7/09/17)

Quad City Times:

Business and industry leaders coming to Quad-Cities in June (3/19/15)

Oskalooska Herald:

Nominations open for Iowa Job Honor Awards (2/24/16)

The Fairfield Ledger:

Nominations open for Iowa Job Honor Awards (2/23/16)

Globe Gazette (Mason City):

Nominations open for fourth annual Iowa Job Honor Awards (7/15/17)

Winnebago receives Job Honor Award (6/19/14)

Carroll Daily Times Herald:

Experts: College not sole path to high-paying careers in rural Iowa (9/18/14)

Dubuque Today

Winners Announced for 2017 Iowa Job Honor Awards (10/15/17)


Office of Governor Kim Reynolds:

Gov. Reynolds, Lt. Gov. Gregg encourage nominations for Iowa Job Honor Awards (7/13/17)

Iowa SHRM State Council (Society for Human Resource Management):

Iowa Job Honor Awards (10/12/17)

Nominations open for fourth annual Iowa Job Honor Awards (7/07/17)

Iowa Workforce Development:

Iowa Workforce Development Congratulates Iowa Job Honor Award Honorees (10/12/17)

Trade journals

Plastics News:

Iowa processor honored for helping workers overcome barriers to employment (6/24/16)

Resource Recycling:

ReWall Company Receives Iowa Job Honor Award (6/21/16)

RV Pro:

Winnebago Receives Iowa Job Honor Award (6/16/14)

RV Business:

Winnebago Ind. Earns Iowa Job Honor Award (6/14/14)

America's RV Mall:

Winnebago Recipient of First Annual Iowa Job Honor Award (6/15/14)

Press Releases

Winners Announced for 2018 Iowa Job Honor Awards

Initiative aims to employ disadvantaged jobseekers by celebrating “A New Kind of Hero” 

DES MOINES, IA — The Iowa Job Honor Awards, an initiative aimed at recognizing Iowans who have overcome barriers to employment, has announced its top honorees for 2018.

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