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KeeFORCE Announces the 3nd Annual Owensboro Xtreme Business Makeover
 17 Local Companies to Award over $50,000 Prize to One Local Business


KeeFORCE, a leading corporate I.T. services provider in Western Kentucky for 20 years, has announced the launch of the 3rd annual Owensboro Xtreme Business Makeover.  Xtreme Business Makeover represents a partnership of 17 regional companies dedicated to the success of businesses in the Greater Owensboro Area. The 2018 Xtreme Business Makeover aims to help one lucky organization improve their business operations by taking them from ordinary to extraordinary!  One business in the Owensboro area will win a Grand Prize that includes free professional goods and services valued at over $50,000.  The contest is designed to help the winning organization find “the next level of success” for their business.

The contest is open to businesses in Daviess, Hancock and McLean Counties of Kentucky with three or more employees who have been in operation for a minimum of 2 years as of February 2, 2018. Non-profit organizations and home based businesses are not eligible. The winner will be selected by an independent panel of judges from the region based on demonstrated need, community involvement, and dedication to growing their business in the Owensboro area.

The 2016 Xtreme Business Makeover winner Alisha Hardison with Dalishas Bakery and Café stated, “The impact the Xtreme Business Makeover had on my business was significant. With some really hard work and the great prize package, I was able to grow my staff from 5 employees to10, and increase sales by 50%!” We hope this community effort will help bring attention to a variety of local companies in the Owensboro region who are here to assist businesses in becoming more productive and ultimately more profitable.  This program will assist at least one regional business obtain the help they need to move them forward.   We are not just looking to help new, small businesses. This project was designed to help every business in the region, both new and old, obtain business partners that will help them find the next level of success for their organization.”

A Grand Prize worth over $50,000 awaits the winner of the 3rd Annual Owensboro Xtreme Business Makeover.  The 2018 prize package includes valuable business products and services from the following 17 organizations; The Cromwell Group, Dalishas Bakery and Cafe, Dialog Telecommunications, Ebelhar-Whitehead PLLC, Greater Owensboro Chamber of Commerce, Greenwell-Chisholm, Gorman Recruiting, KeeFORCE, Kentucky Innovation Network Owensboro Office, Media Works Advertising, Messenger – Inquirer, Owensboro Community and Technical College’s Workforce Solutions, Owensboro Convention Center, Thacker, Hodskins, and Knight, LLP, WEHT Local and Local 7 WTVW, UPS, and 20/20 Xtreme.

On-line applications will be accepted through March 23th, 2018.

Please Email Applications to or Fax to Jim Dudley at 866-948-7544.

Click here to download the 2018 Owensboro Application
Click here for a full list of participating 2018 Business Partners and prize package
2018 Owensboro XBM Official Rules

For more information contact:

Jim Dudley
Vice President of Business Development
(270) 366-0553
401 Frederica Street, Building D, Suite 103,
Owensboro, KY  42301
Phone: 270.215.0003