The NE Chamber ( and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) College of Business recently announced the 2024 inductees into the Nebraska Business Hall of Fame, including:

  • Sid Dinsdale, Pinnacle Bancorp, Inc.
  • Lance Fritz, Union Pacific, Inc.
  • Hornady Family, Hornady Manufacturing Co.

These leaders will officially be inducted at the Nebraska Business Hall of Fame Banquet Thursday, February 1, at a 5:30 p.m. reception and 6:30 p.m. banquet held at the Lincoln Marriott Cornhusker Hotel.

These individuals join a distinguished group of more than 135 business leaders whose work to grow their businesses in Nebraska have made a significant impact on the free enterprise system, Nebraska’s economy, overall job opportunities and quality of life in their communities. Candidates are nominated by individuals from the business community, business associations and academia. The program was established in 1992 by the NE Chamber and UNL College of Business.

“We are excited to recognize and salute the accomplishments of the 2023 Nebraska Business Hall of Fame honorees whose contributions to Nebraska’s economy and business environment are broad and far reaching. This group includes entrepreneurs, exceptional business leaders and highly engaged citizens who made a tremendous impact on the state,” said Kathy Farrell, James Jr. and Susan Stuart Endowed Dean of the UNL College of Business.

The NE Chamber is the largest, statewide business association, proudly serving as the voice of Nebraska’s business community since 1912. The organization promotes and protects Nebraska’s free enterprise system by ensuring a competitive business climate, economic growth and greater prosperity for all Nebraskans. Learn more at