Welcome to the Wisconsin Manufacturer of the Year Award Program

Manufacturers contribute to the vibrancy of Wisconsin and our communities through good business practices, innovative processes, safe work environments and productivity enhancements. Manufacturing creates economic growth and is the engine that drives the Wisconsin economy.

Congratulations to the 30th Annual (2017) Wisconsin Manufacturer of the Year Award Winners!

Grand Award Winners

  • Oshkosh Corporation, Oshkosh
    Mega (800+ employees)
  • Linetec, Wausau
    Large (300-799 employees)
  • Automation Components Incorporated, Middleton
    Medium (100-299 employees)
  • Nicolet Plastics LLC, Mountain
    Small (1-99 employees)

Special Award Winners

  • Carnivore Meat Company LLC, Green Bay
    Global Brand Growth
  • Exact Sciences Corporation, Madison
    Exceptional Growth & Service
  • iMARK Molding, Inc., Woodville
    Enterprise-Wide Precision 

Recognizing manufacturing excellence for more than 30 years!

The Wisconsin Manufacturer of the Year Award program is an annual recognition of excellence in manufacturing. It celebrates the successes of manufacturers in the state: their innovations, philanthropy, technological advances, commitment to customer satisfaction, and quality jobs.

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Meet the Winners

Hear from this year's winners and get a behind-the-scenes look at the 30th Annual Manufacturer of the Year Awards!

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