Build A Bow Recognition
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.
Brakebush Brothers, Inc, Westfield Large Company - PROFILE
Crave Brothers Farm & Farmstead Cheese, Waterloo Medium Company - PROFILE
Wiedenbeck, Inc., Monona Small Company - PROFILE
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
Congratulatory Letters to
We received a nomination from a Kenosha company that was started by now ten year old Alex Upendo. Build-A-Bow, LLC makes and sells bow ties, and gives forty percent of their profits to efforts fighting bullying and incurable diseases. This year's judges recommended that the sponsors of the Wisconsin Family Business of the Year Award recognize Alex as an Outstanding Entrepreneur. Below are letters of recognition from our US Senators. The video above recorded Alex's speech at the May 4, 2017 banquet.