NIA Announces the 2023 Premier Industry Manufacturers

Herndon, Virginia—March 20, 2023—
The National Insulation Association (NIA) is proud to honor the winners of the 2023 Premier Industry Manufacturer Awards, which were announced in conjunction with NIA’s 67th Annual Convention, March 15–17, 2023, in Maui, Hawaii.

The 2023 Premier Industry Manufacturers are:

  • Armacell
  • Johns Manville
  • Knauf Insulation, Inc.
  • Owens Corning
  • ROCKWOOL Technical Insulation

This award was first presented in 2019 to recognize and distinguish exemplary insulation manufacturing companies as industry advocates and leaders. Available exclusively to NIA member companies, the award rewards Associate (Manufacturer) members for their actions, which demonstrate leadership, commitment, and support to the mechanical insulation industry and NIA. Each of the winning companies participated in activities and actions that support NIA and the industry. Through this program, NIA’s Associate members demonstrate to customers that their company is a recognized leader amongst their peers.

“Congratulations to these five leading companies!” said Michele M. Jones, NIA’s Executive Vice President/CEO. “Each year, I am impressed by the way these NIA member companies find new, innovative, and tangible ways to amplify the message about the power of insulation and their commitment to NIA. These manufacturers are setting themselves apart from the pack by demonstrating the importance of involvement and leadership. We look forward to promoting them all throughout 2023.”

To learn more about this yearly award, please visit the Premier Industry Manufacturer Award web page here.

About NIA:

NIA is a not-for-profit trade association representing both merit (open shop) and union contractors, distributors, laminators, fabricators, and manufacturers that provide thermal insulation, insulation accessories, and components to the commercial, mechanical, and industrial markets throughout the nation. Since 1953, the northern Virginia-based association has been the voice of the insulation industry and is dedicated to keeping the commercial and industrial insulation industry up to date on the latest industry trends and technologies. For more information, visit

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