Voting begins Wednesday for the Coolest Thing Made in Wisconsin

MADISON (WKBT) — The Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce and Johnson Financial will kick off the first round of voting in its Coolest Thing Made in Wisconsin on Wednesday with 150 nominees competing.

Voting runs from 8 a.m. Wednesday to 5 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 21, to narrow the field down to the Top 16. Wisconsinites can cast their vote once per day per device at

The voting will narrow down the choices in several rounds until the winner is announced Oct. 14. La Crosse area choices include Field Notes Vodka from La Crosse Distilling Co., Glazers from Kwik Trip and bows from Matthew’s Archery in Sparta.

The full list includes:

  • Bauer Group
    La Crosse
    Smile on a Stick
  • Kena, LLC
    Nomarr Straps
  • Kwik Trip
    La Crosse
  • LB White Company
    LB White Link
  • La Crosse Distilling
    La Crosse
    Downtown Toodeloo Rock and Rye Whiskey AND Field Notes VodkAMatthews Archery
    V3 31 Bow
  • RealityWorks, Inc.
    Eau Claire
    Bovine Birthing and Ultrasound Simulator
  • Redfeather Showshoes
    La Crosse
    The Snow Paw
  • ROWD
    Eau Claire
    ROWD Sled
  • Wolf Ridge, MFG
    Eau Claire
    Wolf Ridge Log Splitter
  • Wyatt Bicycles
    Wyatt Maverick
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