Manufacturing Awards

April 1, 2018By Seattle Business Magazine


**Due to recent news about COVID-19, the requirements set forth by the King County Public Health Department and recommendations by the federal government and CDC, Seattle Business magazine will postpone the Manufacturing Awards event slated for April 28. We will announce the new date as soon as possible.**

The Washington Manufacturing Awards recognize companies making important progress in productivity, growth and innovation. Companies will be honored in multiple categories, including Manufacturing Company of the Year (Large and Small); Executive of the Year; Innovator of the Year; Food & Beverage Processor of the Year; Emerging Manufacturer of the Year; Building Trades Manufacturer of the Year; Green Manufacturer of the Year; Manufacturing Nonprofit of the Year; and Legacy Manufacturer of the Year. Winners will be announced at an awards dinner in April 2020 and featured in the May 2020 edition of Seattle Business magazine

                                                         Event Postponed

Seattle Business magazine events for 2021 except for Best Companies To Work For have been temporarily postponed due to the pandemic. Please check back for more information or contact Executive Editor Rob Smith at [email protected]

2020 Honorees

Manufacturing Company of the Year, Large Companies:
Sonderen Packaging
Manufacturing Company of Year, Small Companies:
Haley Manufacturing
Innovator of the Year:
Vita Inclinata Technologies
Building Trades Manufacturer of the Year:
Frontier Door & Cabinet
Vaagen Timbers Colville
Food & Beverage Processor of the Year:
Heritage Distilling Company, Inc.
Nonprofit Manufacturer of the Year:
Pioneer Human Services 
Emerging Manufacturer of the Year:
Tiger Tail 
Wilkinson Baking Co.
Green Manufacturer of the Year:
Biokleen Industries
Legacy Manufacturer of the Year:
Aerojet Rocketdyne
Market Spice
Executive of the Year, Large Company:
Richard Brown, President, The Boxmaker
Executive of the Year, Small Company:
Scott Young, president/owner, Sytech Inc.

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Check out the photos from the 2019 Manufacturing Awards gala!