Recognizing operational and leadership excellence on the transformation journey to digital manufacturing.

2024 ML Awards Season has Closed for Nominations

We thank all the companies and individuals that have submitted nominations for the 2024 season of the Manufacturing Leadership Awards. We are no longer accepting nominations for this season; this year’s entries are in the process of review and scoring. We look forward to a public finalist announcement in April.

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If you weren’t a part of this year’s awards, make plans for 2025! The next season will open for nominations in September. Companies of all sizes and in any industry are encouraged to participate. Additionally, technology and consulting partners are encouraged to nominate their manufacturing clients as a way to recognize their accomplishments.

Who should enter the ML Awards? This program is for you if:

  • You’re a manufacturer using M4.0 technology to improve operational performance or become more sustainable
  • You have create a more collaborative, engaged, and/or digital-ready manufacturing workplace culture
  • You have a high-performing operational leader (or up-and-coming leader) driving your M4.0 initiatives
  • You are a consultant, technology or service provider partnering with a manufacturer to do any of the above

Questions? Reach out to [email protected].


Want to Know More?

Visit the Frequently Asked Questions page to learn more about the awards, get copies of sample nomination forms, see examples of winning nominations, and more.

If you still have questions, you can complete this simple help form and someone from the MLC will reach out to assist.


2024 Award Categories

Winners Archive

Meet the past winners of the Manufacturing Leadership Awards