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January 8, 2008Press Release

Nominees Announced for 2007 Manufacturer of the Year Awards

Madison, WI – Sixty-three Wisconsin businesses have been nominated for the 20th annual Wisconsin Manufacturer of the Year Awards (MOTY) for outstanding achievements in manufacturing, the sponsors announced today.

The MOTY Awards recognize Wisconsin companies that demonstrate a commitment to business excellence which has a positive impact on the company and the state, making Wisconsin a better place to live, work and play. Winners will be announced at a black-tie awards dinner and program on Thursday, February 28, 2008, at the Pfister Hotel in Milwaukee. 

Nominated companies are evaluated in areas such as financial growth or consistency, technological advances, product development, environmental solutions, operational excellence/continuous improvement, commitment to employees, and effective research and development.

An independent panel of judges, with representatives from business, education, government and the media, selects the 2007 Manufacturer of the Year Award winners. More information about the

Wisconsin Manufacturer of the Year Awards program can be found at www.wimoty.com.

The statewide recognition program is co-sponsored by Michael Best & Friedrich LLP, a preeminent Midwest-based law firm; Virchow, Krause & Company, LLP, the nation’s 15th largest accounting and consulting firm; and Wisconsin Manufacturers and Commerce, the state’s largest business association.

2007 Wisconsin Manufacturer of the Year Award Nominees

Company

City

ABB Group

New Berlin

American Packaging Corporation

Columbus

Anteco Pharma LLC

Lodi

Arcways, Incorporated

Neenah

Badger Meter, Inc.

Milwaukee

Bassett Inc. DBA Bassett Mechanical

Kaukauna

Bemis Company, Inc.

Neenah

Beta LED

Sturtevant

Brenner Truck  LLC

Fond Du Lac

Briggs & Stratton Corporation

Milwaukee

Bruno Independent Living Aids, Inc.

Oconomowoc

Cambridge Major Laboratories, Inc.

Germantown

Centrisys Corporation

Kenosha

Convenience Electronics, Inc.

Madison

ENCAP, LLC

Green Bay

Exactech Holdings, Inc.

Sturgeon Bay

F-M Enterprises, Inc.

Merrill

Fox Valley Metal-Tech, Inc.

Green Bay

Freedom Plastics, Inc.

Janesville

Heartland Label Printers, Inc.

Little Chute

Horizon Industries, Inc.

Kaukauna

iMark Molding, Inc.

Woodville

Inland Label & Marketing Services, LLC

LaCrosse

International Product Technology, Inc.

New Berlin

J.J. Keller & Associates, Inc.

Neenah

JCB Flavors, LLC

Sullivan

Lifeline International

Madison

Marshfield DoorSystems, Inc.

Marshfield

Marvel Manufacturing Co. Inc.

Oshkosh

Mathews, Inc.

Sparta

Mayville Engineering Company Inc.

Mayville

MCL Industries, Inc.

Pulaski

Milsco Manufacturing Company

Milwaukee

Northwood Flooring, LLC

Coleman

ORBIS Corporation

Oconomowoc

Orion Energy Systems

Manitowoc

Paper Converting Machine Company

Green Bay

Paragon Lighting, Inc.

Hudson

Placon Thermoformed Products

Madison

Plastic Components, Inc.

Germantown

Poblocki Sign Company LLC

West Allis

Premier Dies Corporation

Chippewa Falls

Proteus Packaging, Inc.

Franklin

R. Sabee Company, LLC

Appleton

Reflective Concepts, Inc.

Kenosha

Regal-Beloit Corporation

Beloit

Reich Tool & Design, Inc.

Menomonee Falls

Sargento Foods, Inc.

Plymouth

Schenk AccuRate, Inc.

Walworth

Schoeneck Containers, Inc.

New Berlin

Signicast Corporation

Hartford

Sonex Aircraft, LLC

Oshkosh

Spectrum Industries, Inc.

Chippewa Falls

Standard Imaging, Inc.

Middleton

Tailored Label Products, Inc.

Menomonee Falls

TIDI Products, LLC

Winnebago

United Plastic Fabricating, Inc.

Neenah

United Wisconsin Grain Producers LLC

Friesland

Venture Manufacturing Group, Inc.

Beaver Dam

Vulcan Global Manufacturing Solutions, Inc.

Milwaukee

Wisconsin Oven Corporation

Walworth

Woodland Face Veneer, LLC

Two Rivers

WS Packaging Group, Inc.

Algoma

For more information, please contact Kelly Morgan at WMC at 608.661.6907, or kmorgan@wmc.org, or Keith Hudson at WMC at 608.661.6926, or khudson@wmc.org.

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