Past Wooden Globe Award Winners

2019 Wooden Globe Awards

  • Innovator of the Year: Lazy Lee USA
  • Commitment to Excellence Through Technology: Dura Supreme
  • Educator of the Year: Joe Davis, Dale Jackson Career Center

2018 Wooden Globe Awards

  • Innovator of the Year: Lazy Lee USA
  • Commitment to Excellence Through Technology: Dura Supreme
  • Educator of the Year: Joe Davis, Dale Jackson Career Center

2017 Wooden Globe Awards

  • Innovator of the Year: Crystal Cabinet Works, Inc.
  • Commitment to Excellence Through Technology: Haas Cabinet
  • Educator of the Year: New England School of Architectural Woodworking

2016 Wooden Globe Awards

  • Innovator of the Year: Decore-Ative Specialties
  • Commitment to Excellence Through Technology: Koetter Woodworking, Inc.
  • Educator of the Year: Woodwork Career Alliance of North America (WCA)

2015 Wooden Globe Awards

  • Innovator of the Year: New England Casket Co.
  • Commitment to Excellence Through Technology: Menck Windows
  • Educator of the Year: Pittsburg State University

2014 Wooden Globe Awards

  • Innovator of the Year: Brown-Forman
  • Commitment to Excellence Through Technology: Robert Wade
  • Educator of the Year: Doug Rappe

2013 Wooden Globe Awards

  • Innovator of the Year: Koetter Woodworking, Inc.
  • Commitment to Excellence Through Technology: Stanley Furniture
  • Educator of the Year: North Salem High School

2012 Wooden Globe Awards

  • Innovator of the Year: Premier Hardwood
  • Commitment to Excellence Through Technology: Northland Forest Products
  • Educator of the Year: Blum, Inc.

2011 Wooden Globe Awards

  • Innovator of the Year:
  • Commitment to Excellence Through Technology:
  • Educator of the Year:

2010 Wooden Globe Awards

  • Innovator of the Year: Select Veneer of Smithfield, K.Y.
  • Commitment to Excellence Through Technology: Foliot Furniture Pacific
  • Educator of the Year: Pittsburgh Carpenters Joint Apprenticeship and Training Program

2009 Wooden Globe Awards

  • Innovator of the Year: Anvil Motion
  • Commitment to Excellence Through Technology: Hoff Enterprises
  • Educator of the Year: Hennepin Technical College

2008 Wooden Globe Awards

  • Innovator of the Year: Paladin Industries
  • Commitment to Excellence Through Technology 1: Jasper Chair Company
  • Commitment to Excellence Through Technology 2: Custom Cupboards Inc.
  • Educator of the Year: Madison Area Technical College (MATC)

2007 Wooden Globe Awards

  • Innovator of the Year: OFC Panel Processing LLC
  • Educator of the Year: Michigan Career & Technical Institute
  • Commitment to Excellence through Technology: OFS Brands

2006 Wooden Globe Awards

  • Innovator of the Year: General Casework
  • Educator of the Year: West Ottawa High School
  • Commitment to Excellence through Technology: KraftMaid Cabinetry

2005 Wooden Globe Awards

  • Innovator of the Year: Woodharbor Doors & Cabinetry
  • Educator of the Year: Architectural Woodwork Institute (AWI)
  • Commitment to Excellence through Technology: PIN

2004 Wooden Globe Awards

  • Innovator of the Year: EuroCase
  • Educator of the Year: Georgia Tech College of Agriculture
  • Global Marketer of the Year: Loti Corporation

2003 Wooden Globe Awards

  • Innovator of the Year: LesCare Kitchens, Inc.
  • Educator of the Year: United Brotherhood of Carpenters & Joiners – Las Vegas International Training Center
  • Global Marketer of the Year: Hollman, Inc.

2002 Wooden Globe Awards

  • Innovator of the Year: Lewis Lumber Products Company
  • Educator of the Year: San Marcos High School
  • Global Marketer of the Year: Sandberg Furniture

2001 Wooden Globe Awards

  • Innovator of the Year: American Woodmark Corporation
  • Educator of the Year: Pittsburg State University’s Woodworking Technology Department
  • Exporter of the Year: Fish Construction, Inc.

2000 Wooden Globe Awards

  • Innovator of the Year: Eggers Industries/Neenah Division
  • Educator of the Year: Cerritos College
  • Exporter of the Year: Swiss Services of Nevada

1999 Wooden Globe Awards

  • Innovator of the Year: Siewert Cabinet & Furniture Manufacturing
  • Educator of the Year: Precision Wood Products
  • Exporter of the Year: Design Fabricators, Inc.

1998 Wooden Globe Awards

  • Innovator of the Year: d-Scan Company
  • Educator of the Year: Kent Career/Technical Center
  • Exporter of the Year: Bush Industries

1997 Wooden Globe Awards

  • Innovator of the Year: The Maiman Company
  • Educator of the Year: WoodLINKS
  • Exporter of the Year: American Cabinetry

1996 Wooden Globe Awards

  • Innovator of the Year: Ellstrom Manufacturing
  • Educator of the Year: Fox Valley Technical College
  • Exporter of the Year: Haworth, Inc.

1995 Wooden Globe Awards

  • Innovator of the Year: The Knoll Company
  • Educator of the Year: Stiles Education Center
  • Exporter of the Year: ICO Manufacturing, Inc.

1994 Wooden Globe Awards

  • Innovator of the Year: O’Sullivan Industries
  • Educator of the Year: Henredon Furniture Industries
  • Exporter of the Year: American of Martinsville

1993 Wooden Globe Awards

  • Innovator of the Year: Omega Cabinets
  • Educator of the Year: Catabwa Valley Community College – Furniture
  • Exporter of the Year: Rogers-Wade Manufacturing, Inc.

1992 Wooden Globe Awards

  • Innovator of the Year: VT Industries
  • Educator of the Year: Performance Learning Cooperative (John Keisling)

1991 Wooden Globe Awards

  • Innovator of the Year: Buchner Design Studio

1990 Wooden Globe Awards

  • Innovator of the Year: Ashley Furniture Industries, Inc.
  • Educator of the Year: Purdue Univ. Dept. of Forestry and Natural Resources

1989 Wooden Globe Awards

  • Innovator of the Year: Stevens Industries
  • Educator of the Year: North Carolina State University

1988 Wooden Globe Awards

  • Innovator of the Year: Wisconsin Furniture Industries, Inc.
  • Educator of the Year: Pittsburg State University