Retailers of the Year
Retailers of the Year Award Announced at Hog Roast
Mark Reiners and Deb Pederson, of Chancellor, South Dakota, were honored and awarded the “Retailers of the Year” award at the recent South Dakota Licensed Beverage Dealers and Gaming Association Annual Hog Roast held in Pierre, SD. Each year this award is given to an individual(s) who is recognized for their excellence in the retail business.
Mark, and his long-time partner and girlfriend, Deb Pederson, have operated the Chancellor, SD bar since 1989. Mark has been very active in this community as well.
He is noted to always have a smile on his face and has a great personality which continues to help him be successful and well liked in this Turner County rural area bar. Mark has been a long-time member and board member of the South Dakota Licensed Beverage Dealers and Gaming Association. He also served as a board member of the Sioux Empire Liquor Dealers which serves the Great Sioux Falls area. Mark and Deb have been the chief cook and bottle washer for many years.
The Chancellor Bar is open 7 days a week and serves food and beverages daily. They were serving the construction workers and were the hub of informal meetings of workers at the Poet Plant while they were in the building process.
Mark and Deb also owned the Hurley Bar for a short time as well.
Please join us in congratulating Mark Reiners and Deb Pederson in receiving this prestigious award!!
The South Dakota Licensed Beverage Dealers and Gaming Association is a non-profit trade association that serves and protects the alcohol/beverage and video lottery industries. The association is comprised of members throughout the state of South Dakota which includes: taverns, nightclubs, casinos, restaurants, bowling centers, fraternal organizations, sports bars, grocery stores, convenience stores, and package stores, etc. It was founded over 60 years ago by a group of concerned licensees who recognized the need for representation in this highly regulated and controlled business environment.
For more information regarding the organization and its membership refer to their website at: www.sdliquorandgaming.com or contact their office at #800-721-1789 or 605-343-1844.
South Dakota Licensed Beverage
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