The Grand Forks, N.D., Chamber of Commerce has nominated Jim
and Denise Karley, North Central Commodities
, of Johnstown, N.D., for the state's Small Business Administration's Exporter of the Year Award.
...North Central Commodities is an export company founded in 1982 by Jim Karley and his father-in-law Don Lindholm to market the beans they processed at their two bean plants, Johnstown Bean Company and Cavalier Bean Company.
...Jim and Denise credit the companyÃ•s success in large part to the fact that they are a part of the process from seed to delivery.