Each year, the state of Kansas recognizes one outstanding company for exporting excellence by naming them the Governor’s Exporter of the Year.
Established in 1996, BioMicrobics manufactures innovative technologies improving water efficiency where infrastructure and drainage are unavailable.
There are more than 80,000 BioMicrobics systems installed in more than 80 countries.
Landoll Corporation is a leader in innovative design, world-class manufacturing, and marketing of quality products and services for the agriculture, transportation, material handling, OEM and government industries.
Didde Web Press Corporation, originally located in Emporia, KS, was a worldwide leader in the manufacture of narrow web offset presses, offering a broad array of printing solutions to business forms, direct mail, and commercial printers.
In 2001, Didde Web Press Corp was purchased by an out-of-state company.
Didde Web Press Corp. 1991 Exporter of the Year Winner
Five Year Anniversary: 2016: GT Manufacturing, Inc.
15 Year Anniversary: 2006: Great Plains Manufacturing Inc.
25 Year Anniversary: 1996: Roto-Mix Inc.
Each year, the state of Kansas recognizes one outstanding company for exporting excellence by naming them the Governor’s Exporter of the Year. The 2021 Governor’s Exporter of the Year is Black & Veatch.
2021: Black & Veatch
2020: Creekstone Farms Premium Beef
2019: Pinnacle Technology
2018: Schroer Manufacturing Company (Shor-Line)
2017: Lee Aerospace
2016: GT Manufacturing, Inc.
2015: Vektek, Inc.
2014: Kansas Aviation of Independence
2013: Excel Industries Inc.
2012: PITSCO, Inc.
2011: Bio-Microbics Inc.
2010: Osborne Industries
2009: Cereal Ingredients Inc.
2008: Salina Vortex Corporation
2007: The Bradbury Group
2006: Great Plains Manufacturing Inc.
2005: BG Products Inc.
2004: Tramco Inc.
2003: American Crane and Tractor Parts Inc.
2002: Butler National Corporation
2001: Landoll Corporation
2000: Innovative Material Systems
1999: Cobalt Boats
1998: Glendo Corporation
1997: Pioneer Balloon Company
1996: Roto-Mix Inc.
1995: Hill’s Pet Nutrition Inc.
1993: Interconnect Devices Inc.
1992: Peabody Tectank Inc.
1991: Didde Web Press Corporation
1990: M-E-C Company
1989: Wenger Manufacturing Inc.