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Kosciusko entrepreneur Hall announces 2012 class

The Kosciusko County Entrepreneur Innovation Hall of Fame has announced its 2012 inductees, who were selected for their “critical and unique talents,” which have contributed to building strong companies and a strong county economy, the group said.

This will be the second year for the event, which honors business leaders in the orthopedics, agriculture, recreational boating, manufacturing and retail sectors.

This year’s inductees are Jan and John Rinker, Rinker Boats; Tobias Buck, Paragon Medical; Adele De Berri, Da-Lite Screens; Miles Igo, Warsaw Orthopedic (Medtronic Inc.); Wallace Stouder, Penguin Point; and Kip Tom, Tom Farms.

The awards banquet is scheduled for 6 p.m. Nov. 8 at the 2517 Restaurant in the Ramada Plaza. Tickets are $75 each. For more information, call the Kosciusko Economic Development Corp. at 574-265-2601.