Indiana Manufacturers Association announces 2022 Manufacturers Hall of Fame inductees and Manufacturing Excellence Award winners

INDIANA – The Indiana Manufacturers Association will host the Indiana Manufacturers Hall of Fame Luncheon on October 19, 2022, at the Biltwell Event Center, in Indianapolis.

The event is being held to celebrate and recognize the positive achievements made by Indiana’s manufacturing community and to honor their continual commitment to innovative thinking, community involvement, and leadership.

Pete Yonkman

This year’s event will feature a keynote speech by Pete Yonkman, President of Cook Medical Incorporated, based in Bloomington, Indiana. Cook has been a major force behind the new Goodwill Commercial Services plant, which is now operating at 38th and Sheridan, on the near north side of Indianapolis. 

Companies being inducted into the Hall of Fame this year include:
Boyer Machine & Tool Company, Inc., Columbus
Caterpillar Inc., Lafayette
Functional Devices, Inc., Sharpsville
Heritage Environmental Services, Indianapolis
Konrady Plastics, Portage
Munster Steel Company Inc., Hammond
My-te Products Inc., Indianapolis
Stone City Products, Inc., Bedford

We’re also excited to announce the winners of the 2022 Manufacturing Excellence Awards, including:

We would like to extend sincere thanks to the 2022 Manufacturers Hall of Fame Sponsors:
Title Sponsor: KSM CPAs and Advisors
Gold Sponsor: Purdue College of Engineering
Silver Sponsors: Cook Group, Inc. and Purdue MEP
Bronze Sponsors: FCCI Insurance Group and IDI Composites International
Copper Sponsors: Frost Brown Todd, LLPGoodwill Commercial Services, and Hoosiers Work for Health
Patron Sponsor: Winthrop Capital Management

Who Should Attend the Luncheon?
Manufacturers, business leaders, policymakers, and anyone interested in Indiana manufacturing.

Date: Wednesday, October 19, 2022, 10:30 a.m. until 1:30 p.m.
Location: Biltwell Event Center, 950 S. White River Parkway West Drive, Indianapolis, IN 46221
Registration: Visit to register to attend the luncheon.

For questions, please contact Courtney Thompson at