New North firms lead way in manufacturing honors

Posted on Feb 26, 2010 :: Insight on Business, Web Exclusive.
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Posted Feb. 26

The New North was well represented during Thursday night’s 2009 Wisconsin Manufacturer of the Year Awards in Milwaukee.

Oshkosh Corp.-Defense Division won the Grand Award in the Mega Company Division while American Orthodontics Corp. of  Sheboygan  received the Grand Award in the Large Company Division.

Mayville Engineering Company Inc.  received a Special Award for Community Involvement and Conservation Education  and  Wisconsin Aluminum Foundry Company Inc. in Manitowoc received a Special Award for Industry Perseverance.

The statewide recognition program is co-sponsored by Baker Tilly, one of America’s largest accounting and advisory firms; Michael Best & Friedrich LLP, a Midwest-based law firm; and Wisconsin Manufacturers and Commerce, the state’s largest business association.

–By MaryBeth Matzek