Sales & Marketing Executives, Inc. of Sioux Falls® awarded Steffanie Liston-Holtrop, owner and publisher of MED Magazine and Hood Magazine its inaugural Rising in Excellence Award™.
The new award, which was presented at the 2018 SME Excellence Awards® banquet, recognizes an individual in the South Dakota business community who is a current member of SME Sioux Falls®, is between the ages of 25-45 and is viewed as a future leader.
As publisher of MED Magazine, Liston-Holtrop brings cutting edge information to health care providers in countless practices through print and digital stories. Her entrepreneurial spirit and desire to help others also led her to launch Hood Magazine, which focuses on parenting, children and family. Liston-Holtrop recently assumed management of FamilyFest, an event held annually in July.
In addition to SME, Liston-Holtrop is involved with the American Heart Association, the South Dakota Association of Healthcare Marketing & Public Relations (SDAHMPR), the South Dakota Association of Healthcare Organizations (SDAHO), the South Dakota Medical Group Management Association (SDMGMA), the Sioux Falls Chamber of Commerce and the Chamber’s Young Professionals Network.
The 2018 SME Excellence Awards® banquet, held Feb. 27, honored business development professional Rod Carlson with its 2018 South Dakota Sales and Marketing Executive of the Year Award™.