Made In Alaska

Manufacturer of the Year

Each year, a Made in Alaska permit holder is selected as the state's "Manufacturer of the Year." The award recognizes the ability to overcome challenges and thrive while contributing to Alaska's economy. Winners demonstrate hard work, business growth, job creation, innovation, and community spirit. 

The winner is featured on the Made in Alaska website, Made in Alaska Facebook page and in additional publications. The award is presented at a public event in the awardee’s community.

Manufacturer of the Year Award Winners:
Call for Nominations

Nominate your favorite Made in Alaska business for the 2016 Manufacturer of the Year award! 

Nominations must be received no later than May 15, 2017. For more information, please contact Caryl McConkie (907) 465-2510 or email her at

Download the nomination form: 2016 Made in Alaska Manufacturer of the Year

Alaska Paracord Designs

2015 Made in Alaska Manufacturer of the Year award winner,
Alaska Paracord Designs, of Anchorage