Help Choose the Coolest Thing Made in Michigan

Round 1 of the “Coolest Thing Made in Michigan” People’s Choice Award is open. Vote daily for your favorite four products until October 23. Your votes will determine which products make it into the Top Ten of Round 2 and, ultimately, the winner of the Coolest Thing.

This award highlights the coolest product manufactured in Michigan and is part of the MMA’s MFG Excellence Awards program. Learn more at


Vote Daily for Your Favorite Four Products


We’re a heating & cooling company that never laid anyone off during Covid-19! In fact, we began manufacturing sanitizer dispenser stands & PPE stations. Coolest project we’ve ever done! Still making them today! To date we have 200 units throughout ... Read More

Product Name: Sanitizer Stand & PPE Station


AIROTRUST™ is an affordable “Building Mask” that magnetically attaches to your drop ceiling grid cold air returns within seconds. The durable  lightweight housing can hold a MERV-rated filter of your choice, adding a second level of filtration to your business ... Read More

Product Name: AIROTRUST™

The team at American Grower Resource (a division of DeWys Manufacturing) saw a need from their customer and rallied to design and manufacture an innovative and essential product that was market-ready in under 60 days! The touch free hand sanitizer ... Read More

Product Name: Touch Free Hand Sanitizer Dispenser

The team at American Grower Resource (a division of DeWys Manufacturing) understands the importance of health and safety now more than ever which is why we designed the touch free door opener keychain. It is pocket-sized and includes a button ... Read More

Product Name: Antimicrobial Touch Free Door Opener

The world’s first and only wake surfing pontoon boat. This patent-pending design breaks the rules and changes the game for wake surfers and their families.

Product Name: Waketoon

There is a wide range of metal disintegrators so even a small machine shop can afford to purchase one. 100% Michigan-made in Dexter.

Product Name: Metal Disintegrators

The Golf Ball Tender is a pliable plastic disk that attaches to the stem of the flagstick, resting at the bottom of the cup. Players simply lift the flagstick to retrieve the ball. The Golf Ball Tender is not visible ... Read More

Product Name: Golf Ball Tender

This multi-purpose spray eases emotions and lifts away stress you might accumulate during the day. Easily use this spray in your home, office, car for yourself, family and pets. Just shake, close your eyes, and mist and let the tension ... Read More

Product Name: Sanctuary Aromatherapy Spray Mist

Without the ultra-pure polysilicon produced by Hemlock Semiconductor, the vision of an interconnected and greener, more sustainable world is impossible. Ultra-pure polysilicon starts out as quartz and is converted, using an immense amount of electricity, into a product that powers ... Read More

Product Name: Ultra-Pure Polysilicon

Hudsonville Ice Cream is both literally and figuratively the coolest product made in Michigan! Headquartered and manufactured in Holland, Hudsonville strives to create special memories with every scoop you share. The ingredients are locally sourced and the finished product is ... Read More

Product Name: Ice Cream

The GO OutdoorTable is an innovative solution for safely keeping people and technology connected in the wide variety of outdoor places where they want to be. It brings access and amenity to corporate and college campuses, shared community spaces, transit ... Read More

Product Name: GO OutdoorTable

Designed to lift up to 200 lbs. and move up to 500 lbs, the all-new Powered Lifting Hand truck revolutionizes how kegs and other heavy items are handled, especially in tight spaces. Count on a Magliner to help reduce injuries ... Read More

Product Name: Powered Lifting Hand Truck

Simple design, simple system for producing large diameter holes, back-counterboring, ID boring, hole chamfering. One blade, one holder is all that is needed. Plethora of blade diameters and shank style to choose from. Blades come in HS Steel Cobalt and ... Read More

Product Name: Multi-tool

The massive and unique Downcomer Duct is a special piece of equipment integral to the clean and efficient handling of air in the steel milling process. This particular duct was made by the talented welders at Moran Iron Works in ... Read More

Product Name: Downcomer Duct

The “Kayak Express” is a very unique excursion vessel built by Moran Iron Works in Onaway for Pictured Rocks Kayaking in Munising on Lake Superior. The “Kayak Express” is a twin-screw all-aluminum vessel constructed by the most talented marine fabricators ... Read More

Product Name: Kayak Express

Recycling wood waste with a Morbark 6400XT horizontal grinder offers a quick and efficient reduction of this material, converting it from waste to a salable product. Markets for recycled wood include landscaping mulch, animal bedding material, boiler fuel, as well ... Read More

Product Name: 6400XT Wood Hog Horizontal Grinder

If you’ve ever wished your golf clubs would adapt to you, rather than the other way around, you’ve found your next irons. And they’re made in Jackson. MOD-IRONS adjust to a golfer’s game and course conditions. Their modular construction unlocks ... Read More

Product Name: MOD-IRONS

Orion hunting blinds are modular and fully insulated with an exterior surrounded in aluminum and an interior covered in carpet – ceiling, walls and floor. No tools are required for assembly. It sits on an all-steel elevated tower stand with ... Read More

Product Name: Orion Modular Hunting Blind and Stand

Human Hoist is a product of Personal Positioning Technologies, LLC. of Bay City. The Human Hoist Power Shop Chair is uniquely designed for lifting and supporting the human body for work. It glides from position to position and functions equally ... Read More

Product Name: Human Hoist

This solid cologne allows for ultimate portability by creating a wearable scent that cannot spill during transportation. It is produced in Kalamazoo and distributed all over the world.

Product Name: Solid Cologne

Shaggy’s handcrafts custom skis at our shop in Northern Michigan and ships them across North America. Formed in 2008, we pride ourselves on our unique custom options, and every pair is made by hand.

Product Name: Shaggy\'s Copper Country Skis

SPOT Imaging Digital Camera is used in PCR machines. PCR Machines are used in the COVID Testing process. In order for DNA Sequencing machines to detect the COVID Virus, enough DNA needs to be available. The PCR amplifies DNA. Our ... Read More

Product Name: SPOT 8MP Deep Cooled Scientific Camera

SuperMag 88 Magnetic Sweepers are designed to adapt to your existing snow plow tower just like the blade. Invented to remove hazardous ferrous metal debris off of roadways, parking lots, landfills, airports, parking areas and manufacturing facilities. Fewer flats equal ... Read More

Product Name: SuperMag 88

A non-electric, eco-friendly, antimicrobial drying solution for gloves, hats, shoes, athletic gear and more that uses only recycled energy to dry from the inside out. Award-winning product in living, working, learning environments that promotes healthy spaces (2020 Edison Awards). Mom-invented. ... Read More

Product Name: TheEcoDryer

Thoroughbred is a new boat manufacturer in Northwest Michigan. They are building a very cool Classic Modern Day powerboat. The Company was started by several industry veterans with the intention to use their skills and knowledge to provide jobs, education ... Read More

Product Name: Classic Modern Day Powerboat

The TrainingMask® will give you a substantial edge in your workouts. The TrainingMask® is a tool that is designed to improve your breath conditioning, strength and power.

Product Name: TrainingMask

Puppywarmer incubators utilize a special ceramic infrared heater to warm puppies one inch into their bodies. Our systems greatly improve the viability of at-risk puppies. Our donated units saved over 1,000 high-risk puppies last year. If you love puppies, vote ... Read More

Product Name: Puppywarmer