About the Award

Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce (WMC) and Johnson Financial Group are partnering once again to determine the Coolest Thing Made in Wisconsin. The annual competition aims to highlight the state’s vibrant manufacturing industry – which employs 1 in 6 Wisconsinites!



Contest Dates

17 Aug
Aug 17th through Sept 4th
Nominations Accepted
14 Sept
Sept 14th Through Sept 20th
First Round of Voting
21 Sept
Sept 21th
Announce the Top 16
22 Sept
Sept 22th Through Sept 27th
Round of 16 Voting
28 Sept
Sept 28rd
Announce the Top 8
29 Sept
Sept 29th Through Oct 4th
Round of 8 Voting
5 Oct
Oct 5th
Announce Top 4
6 Oct
Oct 6th Through Oct 14th
Final Round of Voting
14 Oct
Oct 14th
Announce Winner

Coolest Thing Made in Wisconsin