“It’s hard to think back to where we were in late February,” said Elizabeth Funderburk, Growth Energy vice president of communication and public affairs. “We had just come out of our annual meeting — a great opportunity to showcase all that our industry had been able to achieve while also leaning into the year ahead. Weeks later, COVID completely altered the landscape. Our commitment to effectively advocating on our industry’s critical issues didn’t change. What did change was how we would communicate.”
This issue focuses on the transitions we’ve all had to make in reaction to the global COVID-19 pandemic. We take a look at new initiatives to support teleworking and virtual presence, profile another biofuels champion, South Dakota’s Dusty Johnson, check in with Universal Technical Institute’s education efforts, and get a taste of South East Asian street food.
We hope you enjoy this issue and we always welcome your feedback. Stay healthy!
On Sunday, October 18th, Austin Dillon placed 11th at Kansas Speedway while driving the American Ethanol Chevrolet. Dillon was pleased with the American Ethanol team’s result, but looks ahead towards another win at Texas Motor Speedway next weekend: “Overall, it was a good run for us. On to Texas Motor Speedway, where we will try […]
Earlier this week Growth Energy and CSP, the leading source for convenience store news, hosted an interactive virtual E15 workshop for retailers, where more than 2000 retail sites were represented. The workshop’s full agenda covered everything retailers would need to know to adopt E15. During the workshop, Growth Energy’s Vice President of Market Development Mike […]
Don't forget to register for next Wednesday. On Oct. 28 @EmilySkor and new @NationalCorn President John Linder will host a virtual town hall to discuss the opportunities on the horizon for corn and biofuel producers. Register here: fjwebinars.com/account/regist… https://t.co/gVnmtsiZ5s
It has been a real challenge for the Biofuels this year!!! Great to have the opportunity to visit with @EmilySkor and talk about the bright future of Biofuels!!! https://t.co/BLugDIcwSI
@GrowthEnergy CEO Emily Skor joined farmer and biofuel leader Kelly Nieuwenhuis for a virtual conversation on the biofuel landscape and top priorities for the agricultural community leading into the new year. @iowafuel #biofuels #bioethanol #US #farming https://t.co/NuzL7ZhFWz https://t.co/38khRWXCyo