The inaugural What’s So Cool About Manufacturing® contest for Berks and Schuylkill counties included entries from 19 teams. The 2017 contest was produced by the Manufacturers Resource Center (MRC) in Allentown, PA, and production support was provided by PBS39 Lehigh Valley in Bethlehem, PA.
|Outstanding Overall Program||Muhlenberg (Appeeling Fruit)|
|Viewers Choice||Tamaqua Area (Highwood USA)|
|Outstanding Videography||Schuylkill Haven (SAPA Extrusion)|
|Outstanding Creativity||Reading Southern (Remcon Plastics)|
|Outstanding Cool||Wilson West (Sweet Street Desserts)|
|Outstanding Educational Value||Wilson Southern (Cambridge-Lee Industries)|
|Outstanding Marketing Plan||Reading Northwest (Carpenter Technology Corporation)|