Indian Progress in Business (INPRO) Awards Gala

Presented by National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development

The INPRO Awards Gala is the oldest and most prestigious Native American recognition event acknowledging accomplishments and contributions made by American Indians and those who support their economic and business development endeavors. Highlights of the awards banquet includes the presentation of Business Leadership Awards, American Indian Business Scholarship Awards and our annual “Native American 40 under 40″ awards.

The annual Indian Progress in Business Awards (INPRO) is presented by the National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development.

Our 2015 INPRO Award Winner:

First American Corporate Leadership:

Public Service of New Mexico (PNM)

Our 2014 INPRO Award Winners:

Jay Silverheels Achievement Award

Posthumously to Governor Mary V. Thomas, Gila River Indian Community

First American Corporate Leadership:

United Parcel Service (UPS)

First American Entrepreneurship:

Rob Rosette, Rosette, LLP

Our 2013 INPRO Award Winners:

Jay Silverheels Achievement Award

Denis Turner, Southern Tribal Chairmen’s Association

First American Corporate Leadership:

Kari McCormick, Kitchell Construction

First American Entrepreneurship:

David Beaver, Titan Facility Services

The Annual Indian Progress in Business Awards (INPRO) is presented by the National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development. The INPRO Awards Gala is the oldest and most prestigious Native American recognition event acknowledging accomplishments and contributions made by American Indians and those who support their economic and business development endeavors.

Previous presenting sponsors of INPRO include: Bank of America Corporation, GTE California, Honda of America MFG, Inc., Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Northrop Grumman, Raytheon, The Boeing Company, Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A., Inc., Southern California Edison and the Chickasaw Nation.