Coolest Thing Made in Wisconsin

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.

What is the Coolest Thing Made in Wisconsin? It is up to you to decide! Nominate any product that is manufactured in Wisconsin between Aug. 17 and Sept. 4, and don’t forget to come back and vote for your favorite starting Sept. 14!

You can participate in this contest right now by visiting to nominate a company and product that’s made in Wisconsin. The nomination period ends on Sept. 4 and voting will begin in September.

Timeline of Events

Aug. 17 to Sept. 4 – Nominations Accepted

Sept. 14 to Sept. 20 – Popular Vote to Determine the Field of 16

Sept. 21 – Announce the Top 16

Sept. 22 to Sept. 27 – 1st Round of the Bracket

Sept. 28 – Announce the Top 8

Sept. 29 to Oct. 4 – 2nd Round of the Bracket

Oct. 5 – Announce Top 4

Oct. 6 to Oct. 14 – Final Round

Oct. 14 – Winner Announced