Daikin in Decatur Is Finalist for Manufacturer of the Year

Daikin America’s Decatur facility.

Daikin America’s Decatur operations have been named a Finalist in this year’s Manufacturer of the Year award from the Business Council of Alabama.

The company, which competed with all manufacturers in the state with 500 or more employees, was recognized in an October 1, 2021 ceremony in Montgomery.

Ross Ringler, Quality Manager, and Forrest Keith, General Affairs & Training Manager, accepted the honor on behalf of the company.

The Finalist award recognized Daikin’s continuing contributions in manufacturing, growth, quality improvement, financial growth, business expansion, jobs creation, safety, and environmental preservation.

The Business Council of Alabama serves as the state’s Chamber of Commerce, with a goal of improving the business climate throughout the state. Founded in 1985, BCA works with businesses and local Chambers of Commerce to secure pro-growth reforms that lead to job creation, incentives for economic development, ethics reform, and workplace development.

Daikin officials accept the Finalist Award for Manufacturer of the Year at the annual BCA conference.