Celebrating individual achievement

10 November 2021

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Nominate your heroes in manufacturing against one or more of the following criteria:

Bold Investor in New Markets
Someone who has been courageous in finding new markets, increased revenue by venturing overseas and helped reshape one or multiple markets by providing a new and competitive business model involving UK manufacturing.

Driver of Cultural Change
An individual who has helped to alter popular perceptions about manufacturing locally or nationally, inspiring young people, women and minority groups or has influenced government to help make conditions better for manufacturing in the UK.

Inspiring Leader
An inspiring leader who has created wealth for and created stable employment at a UK-based manufacturing firm, while remaining committed to investing in developing the value of their manufacturing business through people, processes and technology.

Innovator - website

Someone who embraces change in order to improve outcomes, and who is able to bring their team along with them. They constantly seek to improve products, processes and/or team-working in service of the customer and the business.

Unsung Hero
Someone who is instrumental in facilitating the success of those around them and the success of the business as a whole. They are the constants that provide support and knowledge both downwards and upwards within the professional hierarchy.

Young Pioneer
A person who has made an impact disproportionate to their years, providing inspiration for the future of manufacturing in the UK.

The Manufacturer Top 100 is part of Digital Manufacturing Week, an annual celebration of UK manufacturing that brings together technology, finance and advanced manufacturing.

Digital Manufacturing Week is organised by The Manufacturer magazine, which has connected ideas, talent and opportunity among our community.