Merrill, WI (February 9th, 2024) – Weinbrenner Shoe Company headquartered in Merrill, Wisconsin has been nominated as a finalist for the Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce (WMC) 35th Annual (2023) Manufacturer of the Year.
The Wisconsin Manufacturer of the Year (MOTY) award program honors businesses for their leading business practices, innovative technology, and dedicated employees within the state of Wisconsin. A total of 4 Grand Award winners will be selected by an independent panel of judges in the following size categories: small, medium, large, and mega. Winners will be revealed, and nominees honored at the Manufacturer of the Year Award Ceremony at The Pfister Hotel in downtown Milwaukee on February 22, 2024.
“It is an honor to be nominated for this prestigious award for the second year in a row”, said Weinbrenner President Jeff Burns. “Weinbrenner has been making footwear in Wisconsin for over 132 years and our team members are some of the finest shoemakers in the world. This nomination recognizes the passion and pride they take in crafting the world’s finest footwear. This nomination belongs to each and every member of the Weinbrenner family”.

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