Headquartered in Durham, Hobson & Motzer was named Manufacturer of the Year by the Middlesex County Chamber of Commerce.
The company’s website states: “Hobson & Motzer is a vertically integrated manufacturer of precision metal components and assemblies serving the needs of the medical device market and other advanced industries.
“Founded in 1912, Hobson & Motzer has a long history and a solid reputation for quality, innovation, and advancing technology as a ‘go-to’ shop for critical projects. We don’t just do a job, we master it.”
Hobson & Motzer’s primary operations are located in Durham. Its Advanced Manufacturing Center is in Wallingford.
For the past 12 years, the Middlesex County Chamber of Commerce has recognized local small businesses such as Hobson & Motzer.
Chamber President Larry McHugh noted, “We are very proud of our 2022 Small Business Award winners who were all nominated by their fellow chamber members. They come from many different industry sectors, but they all share a commitment to Middlesex County and they are all great representatives of our business community.”
The other 2022 honorees:
Business of the Year (1-50 employees): Bevin Brothers Manufacturing, East Hampton; Business of the Year (51-plus employees): DATTCO, Inc.; Business Growth & Expansion: Chris Cote’s Golf Shop, Portland; MEWS+ Entrepreneur of the Year: Local Business Protection, Middletown; Minority Owned Business of the Year: Courtney’s Cleaning and Moving Services, LLC, Middletown; Nonprofit Business of the Year: MARC Community Resources, Middletown; Outstanding New Business (under 5 years): Sicily Coal Fired Pizza, Middletown; Retail Business of the Year: Black Hall Outfitters, Westbrook; Tourism/Hospitality Business of the Year: Courtyard by Marriott, Cromwell and Waterford Hotel Group.