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“We are pleased to receive this prestigious award,” says Jack A. Hockema, president, CEO and chairman of Kaiser Aluminum. “The award recognizes our outstanding workforce, culture of continuous improvement, and commitment to provide ‘Best in Class’ customer satisfaction. Further, this honor reflects Kaiser Aluminum’s core values: to be a preferred supplier, customer, employer and valued member of our communities.”
The Association of Washington Business (AWB) is Washington’s oldest and largest statewide business association. Nominations for the Manufacturer of the Year award are solicited from AWB’s more than 6,500 members and chambers of commerce from around the state. There are two categories for entry: large manufacturers with more than 500 employees and small manufacturers with fewer than 500 employees. There are more than 7,500 manufacturers in the state of Washington.