MHEDA 2023

Wolter Awarded Twelfth Consecutive MHEDA MVP Status for 2023

–Wolter Inc. has been awarded the prestigious MVP (Most Valuable Partner) Award for their accomplishments in 2022.  For the 12th year, Wolter Inc. has earned the MVP Award from the industry’s trade association, MHEDA (Material Handling Equipment Distributors Association).  

Award recipients must satisfy a rigorous set of criteria with less than 10% of the association’s membership earning the award.   As a 2023 MVP, Wolter Inc. has successfully demonstrated a commitment to business excellence, professionalism, and good stewardship.

To qualify for the annual MVP Award, companies are required to provide evidence of their commitment to their partners in business including their customers, employees, and suppliers.  They must satisfy criteria in the following important areas:

  • Industry Advocacy

  • Customer Service & Safety Practices

  • Business Networking

  • Continuing Education

  • Business Best Practices

"We're incredibly honored to have received the MHEDA MVP award for the 12th consecutive year! This achievement speaks volumes about our team's commitment to providing outstanding material handling solutions and customer service. Our mission revolves around giving our customers a real competitive advantage. This award amplifies our determination to drive their productivity to new heights and help them achieve their goals like never before!"" -Jerry Weidmann, Wolter President

“The MVP Award recognizes the best-of-the-best in our industry and is displayed with honor.  To check all the boxes from education, industry best practices, awards, networking, employee engagement, giving back and much more, MHEDA is proud to have so many companies achieve this award.  MHEDA appreciates the dedication to MHEDA and being a leader in this great industry that we are so blessed to be in.” John L. Gelsimino President of All Lift Service Co. Inc. and 2023 MHEDA Chairman.>

Wolter, Inc. is a family-owned and operated company offering new and used material handling equipment, service and training to robotics and automation, overhead cranes and hoists, standby power & generators, railcar movers, storage solutions, complete engineered systems and more. Wolter has a highly trained staff of over 550 employees and serves more than 25,000 industrial, construction and commercial customers in Wisconsin, Upper Michigan, Indiana, Illinois, Ohio, Kentucky, and Missouri. For more information, visit

The Material Handling Equipment Distributors Association (MHEDA) is the premier trade association dedicated to serving all segments of the material handling business community.  MHEDA represents close 600 companies in the material handling equipment business.  Located in suburban Chicago, the association provides services to companies seeking to improve their business through education, networking, benchmarking, and best practices.  For more information, visit