Recognition for Our Companies

Magnus and its companies, Hardy Industrial Technologies, Hardy Animal Nutrition, and Hardy Technical Services are proud to be the recipient of a number of prestigious regional and national awards for business growth, and management and manufacturing excellence. We’re thankful for the expertise and perspective that every employee contributes to our success, and we’re grateful to our committed customers, partners and suppliers for their belief in what we do and how we do it.

2016 Smart Business Smart 50 Award
Magnus’ 21st honor for manufacturing innovation and management excellence, presented to 50 of the most savvy, successful companies in North East Ohio.

2015 Weatherhead 100 Award
Magnus’ third appearance on the Case Western Reserve University list
of Northeast Ohio’s fastest-growing organizations.

2015 Crain’s 52 Fastest-Growing Companies Awardmig_awards logo collage 7
Recognizes the entrepreneurial spirit, innovative business tactics and skyrocketing revenue growth of the fastest-growing companies in Northeast Ohio.

2015 Smart Business Smart 50 Award
Magnus’ 18th honor for manufacturing innovation and management excellence,
presented to 50 of the most savvy, successful companies in Northeast Ohio.

2015 Inside Business NEO Success Award
A program that recognizes top-performing Northeast Ohio companies based on
sales, employment and profitability growth.

2015 Smart Business Evolution of Manufacturing Award
An honor given to top-performing Northeast Ohio companies for demonstrating excellence in process improvement initiatives.

2014 Weatherhead 100 Award
Magnus’ second appearance on the Case Western Reserve University list of Northeast Ohio’s fastest-growing organizations.

2014 Crain’s Cleveland Business Fast 50 Award
Magnus ranked No. 14 on the list that recognizes the entrepreneurial spirit, innovative business tactics and skyrocketing revenue gain of the 50 fastest-growing firms in NEO.

2014 Smart Business Smart 50 Award
Celebrating 50 of the most savvy, successful companies in Northeast Ohio. Additionally, Magnus won a category award for innovation.

2014 Inside Business Manny Award
Honoring the most inventive manufacturing organizations in Northeast Ohio for their greatest accomplishments.

2014 Smart Business Evolution of Manufacturing Award
Magnus continues to be recognized for growth, innovation and manufacturing excellence in Northeast Ohio.

2013 Chief Executive Magazine Elite Middle-Market Company
Magnus is selected as elite middle-market company by Chief Executive Group and the Fisher College of Business at The Ohio State University.

2012 Weatherhead 100 Award
Magnus ranks No. 1 among Northeast Ohio’s fastest-growing companies in Case Western Reserve University and COSE program.

2012 EY National Entrepreneur Of The Year™
Eric Lofquist receives the 2012 Ernst & Young National Entrepreneur Of The Year Award for distribution and manufacturing.

2012 Smart Business Innovation in Business Award
The company receives recognition again for being one of the region’s most creative, pioneering manufacturers.

2012 EY Northeast Ohio Entrepreneur Of The Year™
Eric Lofquist is the Northeast Ohio winner of the 2012 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year Award for distribution and manufacturing.

2012 Inside Business NEO Success Award
Magnus won an NEO Success Award for being among the area’s top-performing firms. The company ranked No. 1 in its category.

2012 Smart Business Evolution of Manufacturing Award
Magnus’ third Smart Business magazine distinction in this category,
given to local, fast-growth companies for keeping manufacturing strong.

2011 Smart Business Innovation in Business Award
More recognition from the publisher and multimedia company for being
one of the region’s most forward-thinking, visionary organizations.

2011 Smart Business Evolution of Manufacturing Award
An honor for adapting our manufacturing operations to compete
globally and for positively impacting our product mix and sales growth.

2009 Smart Business Evolution of Manufacturing Award
Magnus wins for being among the fastest-growing, emerging manufacturers in Northeast Ohio.IMG_0387IMG_0392IMG_0375IMG_0426