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Made In Alaska

Manufacturer of the Year

Each year, a Made in Alaska permit holder is selected as the State of Alaska's "Manufacturer of the Year." The award recognizes one Made in Alaska business that represents Governor Bill Walker’s priorities to build a “Stronger Alaska” and demonstrates the ability to overcome challenges, grow their business, innovate, be a leader in the community, and collaborate with other businesses.

Nominations will be accepted beginning January 2, 2018 and must be received no later than 5:00 p.m. on January 31, 2018. Please see our press release and Made in Alaska Facebook page for more information.

Congratulations to our 2016 winner, Alaska Garden & Pet Supply (also known as Alaska Mill & Feed) of Anchorage!

1Manufacturer of the Year 2016

Governor Bill Walker and Alaska Division of Economic Development Director, Britteny Cioni-Haywood presented the 2016 Made in Alaska Manufacturer of the Year award to Alaska Garden and Pet Supply (also known as Alaska Mill & Feed) on July 24, 2017, at the Anchorage Chamber of Commerce luncheon. Ken Sherwood, Chief Executive Officer and Joel Klessens, President, accepted the award.

Manufacturer of the Year Award Winners: Call for Nominations: 2017 Made in Alaska Manufacturer of the Year