Past Award Recipients

2018 Awards Winners 

 

Sustainable Leadership

  • Small organization: Matt Earley, Just Coffee Coop, (Madison)

  • Large organization: Mike Nikolai, Waupaca Foundry 

 

Sustainable Product

  • Small organization: Nelson & Pade (Montello) – presented to founders Rebecca Nelson & John Pade

  • Large organization: Mercury Marine (Fond du lac) – presented to Sustainability Lead Scott Louks

 

Sustainable Process

  • 7 Rivers Recycling (LaCrosse) – presented to President Brian Tippets, 

 

2017 Award Winners

 

Sustainable Leadership

  • Small organization: Neil Fleischhacker, Precision Plus, (Elkhorn)

  • Large organization: Amanda Goetsch, InPro Corporation

 

Sustainable Product

  • Small organization: Nelson & Pade (Montello) – to receive award, Rebecca Nelson & John Pade

  • Large organization: Gundersen Health System (LaCrosse) – to receive award, Emma Westphal, Ryan Hartburg and Jeanne Whitish (Purple Cow)

 

Sustainable Process

  • Small organization: General Plastics (Milwaukee) – to receive award, Pat Cain and Robert Weileder 

    • Large organization: CNH Industrial (Sturtevant) – to receive award Ben Brotz

 

 

2016 Award Winners 

 

Sustainable Leadership

  • Small business: Mike Brandt, Evergreen Credit Union, (Neenah)

  • Large organization: (tie) Beth Churchill, American Family (Madison)

·     and Al Skodowski, Transwestern (Milwaukee)

 

Sustainable Product

  • Small organization: Eco Latch Systems (Pewaukee) – to receive award, Jack & Jim Wilson, CEOs

  • Large organization: ITU AbsorbTech (New Berlin) – to receive award, LeeAnne Fritsch, Environmental Coordinator

 

Sustainable Process

  • Small organization: Matchback Systems (Green Bay) – to receive award, Tammy Leurquin, SR VP of IT and Operations and Barb Henandez from Marketing

  • Large organization: Empire Screen Printing (Onalaska) – to receive award  John Freismuth, Empire President

 

 

2015 Award Winners 

 

Sustainable Leadership

  • Small organization: Will Allen, CEO of Growing Power (Milwaukee)

  • Large organization: Matt Levatich, CEO of Harley-Davidson (Milwaukee)

 

Sustainable Product

  • Small organization: Spring Green Timber Growers (Spring Green)

  • Large organization: Appleton Coated (Combined Locks)

 

Sustainable Process

  • Small organization: New Glarus Brewing Company (New Glarus)

  • Large organization: BRP Evinrude (Sturtevant)

 

2014 Award Winners 

 

Sustainable Leadership

  • Small organization: Lisa Geason-Bauer, Evolution Marketing (Oconomowoc)

  • Large organization:  Paul Linzmeyer, ThedaCare

 

Sustainable Product

  • Small organization: Nelson & Pade

  • Large organization: Johnson Controls

 

Sustainable Process

  • Small organization: Marshall Autobody

  • Large organization: Case New Holland - Racine