Precision Plus Awarded Wisconsin Manufacturer of the Year 2023

Precision Plus, a division of Reader Precision Solutions (RPS) and an industry leader in precision machining, announced its recent achievement as the recipient of the prestigious Wisconsin Manufacturer of the Year 2023 award. This accolade is a testament to the company’s unwavering commitment to manufacturing excellence, innovation, community engagement, and workforce development.

36 manufacturing companies in Wisconsin were named among the finalists for the annual honors. 9 companies, who represent the state’s robust and diverse manufacturing industry, were declared winners for outstanding achievements in manufacturing on Thursday, February 22, 2024, at a black-tie banquet at the Pfister Hotel in Milwaukee, WI.

The Wisconsin Manufacturer of the Year award, presented annually by the Wisconsin Manufacturers and Commerce, Baker Tilly, and Michael Best, celebrates outstanding achievements in manufacturing, recognizing companies that demonstrate a strong commitment to business growth, professional excellence, and community support. Precision Plus was selected from a competitive field of nominees for its significant contributions to the manufacturing sector, particularly in the areas of business growth, technological advancement, engineering innovation, and community stewardship.

“This award belongs to each and every one of our employees. It is their hard work, innovative ideas, and dedication to our core values that have propelled us to this moment. All of them have played a crucial part in this achievement,” said Michael J Reader, President and Owner of RPS. “Receiving this award underscores our team’s dedication to pushing the boundaries of what’s possible, our collaborative spirit, and our unwavering focus on delivering superior precision solutions to our clients.

The selection committee highlighted several key factors contributing to Precision Plus’s win, including the company’s adoption of cutting-edge manufacturing technologies, its focus on sustainable operations, and its active role in community and industry partnerships. These initiatives not only bolster the company’s competitive edge but also contribute positively to Wisconsin’s economic and social fabric.

“Looking to the future, Precision Plus and Iseli Precision remain committed to maintaining their leadership position in the advanced manufacturing and precision machining industries,” said Ray Jargstorf, Marketing and Brand Manager for RPS. “We look forward to cultivating our continued partnership with the WMC and its affiliate entities Wisconsin Business World, the Wisconsin Safety Council and the newly formed Wisconsin Defense Industry Council (WDIC).

About Precision Plus

Precision Plus provides precision machined solutions for small parts across aerospace, dental, medical, and more industries. The company’s phenomenal culture of passionate people and commitment to ongoing investments in technology results in timely responses, quality products, and on-time delivery. Through collaborative engagement/early supplier involvement (ESI) with our clients, our Application Engineering team can help develop the most cost-effective solutions to deliver ultimate performance and value. With support from our knowledgeable Production team, our professional Client Services group provides timely responses and delivers quality products on time and at a fair price. Precision Plus offers inventory management programs for our clients, whereby our team monitors inventory levels and finished components are shipped as needed.

Contacts at Precision Plus

For more information on Precision Plus’s MFG Day events, contact Ray Jargstorf, Marketing Coordinator, at, or visit

Interested in joining the Precision Plus team of manufacturing professionals? Contact Amanda Griffoul, Human Resources Manager, at

Interested in a youth apprenticeship or internship at Precision Plus? Contact Barry Butters, Director of Education and Outreach, at or visit

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