Missouri recently received high marks in a manufacturing study. For the tenth year in a row, Ball State University in Indiana has ranked each of the 50 states in a variety of categories involving manufacturing and logistics.
Window Technology Inc. in Monett, also known as WinTech, was honored on Thursday with the prestigious Missouri Impact Award for Continuous Improvement in Manufacturing Excellence.
Missouri Enterprise created the Missouri Impact Award in 1998 to recognize the accomplishments of its business clients and associates who have excelled in continuous improvement in manufacturing, innovative technology development, environmental solutions or contributions to the success of Missouri business and community/state economic development.
“The award recognizes WinTech for its commitment to achieving and maintaining 'world class' manufacturing status, as well as the contributions that the company makes to the state of Missouri the city of Monett and Barry and Lawrence Counties,” said Dusty Cruise, president and chief executive officer for Missouri Enterprise, when presenting the award to WinTech President Mark Harper.
In accepting the award, Harper said the WinTech growth is a result of the efforts of all its employee-owners, its suppliers, customers and a team of Missouri Enterprise manufacturing specialists.
Source: Monett Times