2021 NE Chamber Mfg of the Year Awards
Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts (left) presents the Large Manufacturer of the Year Award to Plant Manager of BD Broken Bow Dave Berge (right.)
Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts (center left) presents the Small Manufacturer of the Year Award to Hughes Brothers, Inc. President John Hughes (center right) at the NE Chamber Manufacturing Summit on October 19. Listed from left to right: Chantel Denker, Human Resources Manager, Hughes Brothers, Inc.; Jana Hughes, wife of John Hughes; Pete Ricketts, Governor of Nebraska; John Hughes, President, Hughes Brothers, Inc.; Lynda Hughes, wife of Ted Hughes; Patty Roth, Secretary/Treasurer, Hughes Brother, Inc.; Ted Hughes, Plant Superintendent, Hughes Brothers, Inc.; Matt Stryson, Plant Engineer, Hughes Brothers, Inc.
Manufacturers of the Year
Exmark Manufacturing Company Inc.
Endicott Clay Products Company
Novozymes Blair Inc.
Sargent Pipe Co., Inc.
Hornady Manufacturing Company
Smeal Fire Apparatus Co.
NUCOR Steel, Div. of NUCOR Corporation
Chief Industries, Inc.
Orthman Manufacturing, Inc.
Kawasaki Motors Manufacturing Corp., USA
Behlen Mfg. Co.
Majors Plastic Inc.
Reinke Manufacturing Co., Inc.