Good Morning, Cedar Rapids BRAVO Award Winners

Nov 18, 2020

Good Morning, Cedar Rapids! kicked off October 29 with a livestream that members could watch from the comfort of their socially-distanced desktop, or from anywhere! More than 140 attendees joined to watch BRAVO Award Winners AMTek Microwaves, Blue Grass Enterprises, and Nesper Sign Advertising, Inc. show off their story and spaces, and Community Spotlights AARP of Iowa, Covenant Family Solutions, and LBA Foundation receive recognition for their successes in our community. Thank you to Cedar Rapids Bank & Trust as Presenting Sponsor, and Wellmark as Supporting Sponsor!

Congratulations, BRAVO Award Winners!

AMTek Microwaves is a privately held family owned company located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, USA. AMTek produces industrial microwave systems for pasteurizing, drying, cooking, tempering and other applications in a very extensive array of products for customers across the globe. The AMTek team of professionals has proven to be the supplier of choice worldwide when it comes to designing, supplying and supporting of custom built, turnkey systems, using microwave energy as a heat source.

AMTek has proven again and again to be price competitive in this market place, by fully integrating the company and focusing entirely on building custom microwave systems from the ground up to a completed system, all being done at our 58,000 sq. foot world class facility.

AMTek is supported by a global network of distributors that represent the company on six continents. AMTek’s international distribution team consists of more than 25 reputable companies that would typically provide marketing, sales support, and technical service for a variety of food processing equipment manufacturers in their respective territories. These international distributors are key players and are considered an important part of AMTek’s overall team.

Blue Grass Enterprises opened in 1969 to satisfy a demand in the Cedar Rapids and Iowa City areas for quality nursery grown sod. As a result of their hard work and knowledgeable employees, Blue Grass Enterprises has earned their reputation as ‘your natural grass solutions expert.’

Nesper Sign Advertising, Inc has been a premier full-service company since 1925. The integrity, craftsmanship, and imagination of their professional staff have been proven to be a definitive advantage for clients. Working with Nesper, you can count on competitively priced, quality signs, which meet local ordinances, while generating business for your company.

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