Winners Announced

 On Thursday evening, May 4, 2017 the winners of the 2017 Wisconsin Family Business of the Year Award were announced. The award banquet took place at the Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center in Madison.

Grand Awards

  • Brakebush Brothers, Inc, Westfield Large Company - PROFILE

  • Crave Brothers Farm & Farmstead Cheese, Waterloo Medium Company - PROFILE

  • Wiedenbeck, Inc., Monona Small Company - PROFILE


Special Awards/Title

  • Central Storage & Warehouse Co., Inc., Madison "Service and Quality… Down Cold" - PROFILE

  • County Materials Corporation, Marathon "Bridging the Skills Gap" - PROFILE

  • Stoughton Trailers, LLC, Stoughton "Pulling for Success" - PROFILE

  • Reynolds Transfer & Storage, Inc., Madison "Moving Through the Generations" - PROFILE

  • Qual Line Corporation, Waunakee "Heart of Steel " - PROFILE


Banquet Photos are Available - Click on the Baxter Family to view.

Banquet Photos

Award Winners - Click here to view all photos
S&G'ers Hosting
Keynoter Tom Farley
Grand Award Winner Wiedenbeck, Inc.
Grand Award Winner Brakebush Brothers, Inc.
Grand Award Winner Crave Brothers
Special Recognition - Alex Upendo, Build-A-Bow, LLC


The Wisconsin Family Business of the Year Award is sponsored these businesses. They each provide a high level of service to Family Businesses to help them survive and thrive.

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