Each year the Lyles Center recognizes the unique achievements of Fresno State students and local community leaders who demonstrate originality and fortitude. By pursuing innovative concepts in the Central Valley’s fast-paced business community, these individuals have contributed to remarkable advancements in the field of entrepreneurship.

Through the generous donation of their time, community leaders share valuable knowledge and insight with budding entrepreneurs. Translating this knowledge into practice, skillful students are positively impacting economic growth. For their commitment to the Valley and empowerment of our community, the Lyles Center recognizes these individuals and their hard work.