Ingrid Mattsson, brand director, Uponor North America, was named Woman of the Year, by the Champions of Business Awards, co-sponsored by Calhoun Cos.; JUX Law; and C-Level Magazine.
Every year since 1963, the U.S. Small Business Administration has hosted National Small Business week to recognize the critical contributions of America’s entrepreneurs and small business owners.
According to the awards program, Mattsson “is a rare sight – a woman in manufacturing. As the director of brand management at Uponor North America, Ingrid directs advertising and communications, marketing, public relations and sponsorships, and is also responsible for the company’s reputation management. Under her watch, Uponor consistently wins recognition as one of Minnesota’s top workplaces, and is regularly recognized for its dedication to responsible leadership, sustainability and innovation. Known best for her energy, passion and commitment to continuous improvement, Mattsson has long term goals for the company, including increasing community involvement and growing the brand.”