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INDIANA'S LEADING ADVOCATE FOR INDUSTRY

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October 18, 2023  |  Biltwell Event Center, Indianapolis
10:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. EST

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ABOUT THE EVENT

Welcome to the 2023 Indiana Manufacturers Hall of Fame Luncheon webpage.  We're glad you're here.  The event is set to occur on October 18, 2023, at the Biltwell Event Center in downtown Indianapolis. The event will begin at 10:30 a.m. and conclude at or around 1:30 p.m.  Please note all times are EST.


This event is presented by the Indiana Manufacturers Association and includes a networking reception, luncheon, the presentation of the 2023 Hall of Fame Inductees, and the announcement of the 2023 Manufacturing Excellence Awards winners.

Sponsorships and exhibitor space is available!

ABOUT

AGENDA

10:30 a.m.

Networking Reception

 

11:30 a.m.

Lunch and Welcome from
Title Sponsor

 

12:15 p.m.

Welcome Remarks from IMA Chair
Rachel Osting, Fort Wayne Metals
 

12:20 p.m.

Remarks from IMA President/

CEO Brian Burton

12:30 p.m.

Keynote

To be announced

1:00 p.m.

Hall of Fame Induction Presentations

Manufacturing Excellence Award Presentations

1:30 p.m.

Adjournment

AGENDA

SPONSOR / EXHIBIT INFORMATION

4 AVAILABLE! 
GOLD SPONSOR - $10,000

• Pre-event promotion recognition and on-site publicity
• Name displayed on Gold Sponsor banners
• Listing as Gold Sponsor in program
• Reception area exhibit space
• 16 seats for the luncheon (2 tables of 8) with signage
• Listing/Logo on IMA event website
• Pre-event promotion to attendees from IMA on your behalf
• One 1/2-page ad in IMA print magazine, The Indiana Manufacturer 
• Introduction of one category for the Manufacturing Excellence Awards

8 AVAILABLE! 
SILVER SPONSOR - $5,000

• Pre-event promotion recognition and on-site publicity
• Name displayed on Silver Sponsor banners
• Listing as Silver Sponsor in program
• Reception are exhibit space (or 8 additional luncheon seats) 
• 8 seats for the luncheon (1 table of 8) with signage
• One ad in IMA's monthly e-newsletter, Indiana Manufacturers' Monthly
• Listing/Logo on IMA event website

12 AVAILABLE! 
BRONZE SPONSOR - $
2,500
• Pre-event promotion recognition and on-site publicity
• Name displayed on event banners
• Listing as Bronze Sponsor in program
• 8 seats for the luncheon (1 table of 8) with signage
• Listing/Logo on IMA event website

COPPER SPONSOR - $1,500
• Name listed in program and on event website
• Table sponsorship signage
• 8 seats for luncheon (1 table of 8)

PATRON SPONSOR - $1,000
• 4 seats for luncheon

EXHIBITOR: $750
• Showcase your products and services in the exhibit hall
• 2 seats for luncheon

 

SPONSORSHIP DEADLINE EXTENDED TO SEPT. 22, 2023
NOTE: Sponsorship registration and associated materials must be submitted by the deadline for inclusion in the promotional materials.

For questions, contact the Courtney Thompson at cthompson@indianamfg.com.

SPONSOR-EXHIBIT
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MANUFACTURING EXCELLENCE AWARDS

Indiana Manufacturers Association Accepting

Nominations for the 2023 Manufacturing Excellence Awards

The Manufacturing Excellence Awards were created to focus attention on the important contributions of manufacturers and individuals who make an impact on their employees, customers and communities.

These awards showcase community involvement, innovative ideas, leadership and the strides Indiana manufacturers are making to move our industry forward.

​​Award categories include: Community Impact, Emerging Leader, Innovation Excellence, Lifetime Achievement, and Manufacturing Talent Champion. 

Nominees and winners will be recognized on October 18, 2023, at the IMA Hall of Fame Luncheon, at the Biltwell Event Center, in Indianapolis. 

Choose from the nomination categories below to make your nominations.

Manufacturing Talent Champion (Open to Anyone - Individuals, Companies, Universities/Community Colleges, Career Technical Education Initiatives, Etc.) 
Recognizes an individual/companies/entity who works to bring focus to the critical need of attracting Indiana’s next generation workforce to manufacturing’s variety of career options.
CLICK HERE TO MAKE YOUR NOMINATION FOR THE MANUFACTURING TALENT CHAMPION AWARD

 

Emerging Leader (Individual)
This award recognizes and honors a new manufacturing leader who has been involved in the industry for less than 10 years. The Emerging Leader award is bestowed upon someone for exceptional contributions to the industry and the potential for future accomplishments within Indiana manufacturing. The award also signifies distinguished service to the IMA and other professional organizations, as well as the pursuit of continued professional development and participation in community and civic affairs.
CLICK HERE TO MAKE YOUR NOMINATION FOR THE EMERGING LEADER AWARD

 

Community Impact (Company)
The Community Impact award recognizes a manufacturing company that has shown exemplary leadership in serving its community or state and is an example of the involved and giving nature of manufacturers. The winning application will have demonstrated a strong commitment to community service, as reflected in their company policy, resources, and employee participation, as well a strong relationship with the IMA, and provide concrete results produced by these efforts.

CLICK HERE TO MAKE YOUR NOMINATION FOR THE COMMUNITY IMPACT AWARD

Innovation Excellence (Company)
The Innovation Excellence award recognizes a company that has introduced noteworthy innovations to advance the industry. This award showcases a company that not only has brought an innovative concept to market but has developed and maintained a culture focused on engaging the workforce to bring new ideas to life.

CLICK HERE TO MAKE YOUR NOMINATION FOR THE INNOVATION EXCELLENCE AWARD

 

Lifetime Achievement (Individual) 
This award honors an individual who has excelled in the manufacturing industry. This individual has worked in the manufacturing industry for the majority of their career and has made significant contributions to their company, industry, community, the IMA and other professional organizations. 

CLICK HERE TO MAKE YOUR NOMINATION FOR THE LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
 

DEADLINE FOR NOMINATION

SUBMISSIONS IS SEPT. 5, 2022.

MFG-EXC-AWARDS

Questions:  Contact Courtney Thompson of the

IMA at cthompson@indianamfg.com.

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