Morrison Container CEO Awarded for Manufacturing Leadership

Nancy Wilson recognized for introducing the next-generation workforce to careers in manufacturing.


Nancy Wilson, CEO of Morrison Container Handling Solutions, was named recipient of the 5th Annual Jack Lanigan Sr. Memorial Big Shoes Award, a special event recognizing innovation and achievements in manufacturing.

The award showcases and celebrates the advanced manufacturing community in the Chicago Southland who actively support education and workforce programs.

“Providing over 45 years of experience, Morrison develops the most dependable container handling products in the industry. Today, through the Wilson family’s leadership, the company’s reputation is staked on reliable products, an unmatched dedication to customer service, and its well-established record of success in solving the most complex container handling problems,” an award spokesperson said. “We recognize Nancy's leadership in Calumet Manufacturing Industrial Sector Partnership (CMISP) working with young people to introduce them to careers in manufacturing. Nancy has worked tirelessly to develop and support at the secondary education level. She serves as an active member of Purdue Northwest Chancellors Advisory Board and on the College of Technology Dean’s Advisory Committee.”