Women in Manufacturing Hall of Fame

The Women in Manufacturing Hall of Fame honors women who have made outstanding contributions during the course of their established careers in manufacturing. Recipients include women who are dedicated to supporting, promoting, and inspiring women in the manufacturing industry, based on one or more of the below criteria.This year's Inductees were recognized at an Induction Ceremony & Gala on October 6, 2021, in Cleveland, OH following the WiM SUMMIT.


1. Support 

Nominee has demonstrated how they have significantly supported women within their companies, industry and throughout their career.

2. Promote 

Nominee has directly made an exceptional contribution to the advancement of women in manufacturing and has actively promoted and advocated for women’s advancement within their companies, industry and throughout their career.

3. Inspire

Nominee has been a spokesperson for careers in manufacturing and the important role that women hold in this industry through one or more of the following opportunities: mentoring, panel participation, speaking engagements, and participation in women’s organizations.  

Nomination Process:

Read about the Women in Manufacturing Hall of Fame Criteria and Selection Process and see how inductees are chosen.

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2021 Hall of Fame Inductees Honored!

Women in Manufacturing's 2021 Hall of Fame inductees were officially announced during the inaugural Women in Manufacturing Hall of Fame Inductions Celebration on October 6, 2021.

Missed the live 2020 celebration? Check out the induction recording on our YouTube channel!


Proceeds raised through Women in Manufacturing Hall of Fame activities support the Women in Manufacturing Education Foundation (WiMEF). WiMEF is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization. Contributions to the WiMEF allow us to provide women in manufacturing with year-round access to affordable and effective educational opportunities. The WiMEF aims to empower industry women by assisting them in their professional development. Through the WiMEF, we work to develop and deliver high-impact programming, as well as to establish educational partnerships with other like-minded organizations. 

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