Suburban Manufacturing named Monticello 2013 Industry of the Year

Suburban Manufacturing has been named the 2013 Monticello Industry of the Year by the Monticello Industrial & Economic Development Committee.

Each year, the Monticello Industrial & Economic Development Committee (IEDC) selects the Industry of the Year award recipient as part of Minnesota Manufacturer’s Week.

Minnesota Manufacturer’s Week 2013 is Oct 21st to Oct. 25, The Industry of the Year award is given to a Monticello industry that stands out in its commitment to business excellence, employee training and engagement, community involvement, customer relations, innovation, and overall economic growth.

The city of Monticello announced Suburban Manufacturing’s selection as 2013 Industry of the Year in a news release issued late Monday afternoon.

Suburban Manufacturing was founded 33 years ago and has steadily grown its business in Monticello, now employing 60 full-time employees at its location in the Monticello Business Center.

Suburban is an engineering-driven organization that partners with customers to design and develop unique and specific solutions for multiple applications within the defense, hydraulics, oil & gas, automotive, agriculture, construction & utility, and industrial markets.

Company representatives will be presented with the award during the Industry of the Year and Manufacturer’s Appreciation Breakfast the morning of Oct. 23. The event is being sponsored by the Monticello Times. For more information, contact Angela Schumann, community development director at (763) 271-3224 or via email at [email protected]