The Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce, announced that Spectrum Industries, Incis among 39 Wisconsin companies nominated for the 2014 Wisconsin Manufacturer of the Year Award (MOTY).
In its 27th year, the MOTY program recognizes a diverse array of manufacturers of all sizes and sectors of the economy for their paramount economic contributions to the great state of Wisconsin. A total of five Grand Award winners will be chosen: four in categories based on company size, and one for being an exceptional example to all in inventing and implementing innovative workforce development best practices.
“It is an honor for Spectrum Industries to be recognized as a Wisconsin Manufacturer of the Year nominee,” said Scott Dorn, executive vice-president of sales and marketing for Spectrum “The past two years have produced extraordinary growth. Meeting this level of customer demand wasn’t easy. It has required our team members to work together more than ever and the entire team deserves credit for Spectrum’s performance. Without their contributions there is no way we could experience the growth we have and still continue to meet our customers’ expectations. It is exciting to see how far we have come and to imagine where we will go in the future.”
“In the past 46 years, Spectrum has built upon its strengths and values to provide innovative and high-value products and services to customers in many diverse markets,” said Dave See, Spectrum President and CFO. “Spectrum’s method of working directly with the end-user to solve a customer’s need has resulted in over 15,000 partnerships and furniture installations throughout the United States along with countless innovative product ideas.”
The accounting and advisory firm of Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP, the law firm of Michael Best & Friedrich LLP, and the business association Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce sponsor the annual MOTY awards program.
The sponsors will celebrate the nominees and reveal the winners at a ceremony February 26, 2015, at The Pfister Hotel in Milwaukee.Spectrum Industries Inc. is a premier manufacturer of furnishing products that facilitate a learning and collaborative environment by incorporating innovative designs with technology and communications equipment. Founded in 1968 and headquartered in Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin, Spectrum has gained a strong reputation for producing quality products in an environmentally responsible manner. Spectrum Industries employs over 200 people and 2014 revenues reached over $43 million.