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Wisconsin Manufacturer of The Year Awards: 2023 Press Release

Gamber-Johnson wins 34th Annual - Wisconsin Manufacturer of the Year Award

Wisconsin has spoken, and Gamber-Johnson (GJ) is the Grand Award recipient of the 34th Annual - Wisconsin Manufacturer of the Year. This prestigious acknowledgment of success in the Medium Category (100-249 employees) manufacturer is a great honor recognizing GJ's business excellence in positively impacting the state of Wisconsin. 

Founded in 1954 and headquartered in Stevens Point, Wisconsin, Gamber-Johnson is a multinational company that has developed into a global partner for mobile technology mounting products, cases, and durable display mounting solutions that serve the diverse needs of the professional audiovisual industry. These products support various verticals, most notably, public safety, enterprise, material handling, and logistics. We at GJ are thrilled to announce that the Gamber-Johnson Group has been named the winner of the prestigious 34th Annual Manufacturer of the Year Award Grand Award in the category of Medium Sized Business (100-249 employees). The program recognized 28 nominees demonstrating a commitment to business excellence that positively impacts the state of Wisconsin. The awards are sponsored by Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce - the state chamber and manufacturers' association - the law firm of Michael Best & Friedrich LLP, and the accounting and advisory firm of Baker Tilly.

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Gamber-Johnson is proud to be one of four Grand Award winners recognized for impeccable performance, tenacity, commitment to excellence, and superior customer relations. During the pandemic, Gamber-Johnson pushed itself to achieve new heights and invest in itself. Moving forward with a newly renovated larger World Headquarters in Stevens Point, WI, acquiring three businesses to add to our Gamber Group, and drastically improving our employee benefits; with free on-site health, wellness center, and free streaming service of your choice to all employees to name a few. Gamber-Johnson's notion is the house always comes out ahead, so it pays to invest in it.

"The Wisconsin Manufacturer of the Year Award is the highest state recognition for excellence in manufacturing, and we are elated to bring this one home again," said Gautam Malik, President and COO of Gamber-Johnson. "It is an honor to receive this distinguished award and have our team recognized for their tremendous effort to embrace change and our lean journey - all while driving best-in-class innovation and advancements. Gamber-Johnson's success begins and ends with our talented people and the families who support them."

In its 34th annual ceremony, the Manufacturer of the Year Awards Program recognizes companies for all they do to drive Wisconsin's economy. The nominees are evaluated in financial growth or consistency, technological advances, product development, environmental solutions and sustainability, operational excellence, continuous improvement, employee commitment, and effective research and development. An independent panel of judges selects award winners.

“Being named a Manufacturer of the Year in the State of Wisconsin from among truly world class companies is genuinely a great honor.” said Brian Wagner, CEO of Gamber-Johnson. “It is indeed a tribute to Gamber’s associates, leadership, and other stakeholders for their outstanding efforts to navigate the challenges of COVID and supply chain disruptions to grow the business.”

For more information about Gamber-Johnson, visit Additional information about the Wisconsin Manufacturer of the Year Awards can be found at


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