Awards for WINTERSTEIGER: “Lighthouse”, leading company, most popular employer…

2022: Ispo Award for the Velobrush

WINTERSTEIGER has been recognized time and again during the past 15 years for its innovative capacity, its economic growth, and its performance. The numerous prizes and top ten rankings it has achieved underline WINTERSTEIGER’s position as an innovation and technology leader in the business sectors in which it operates.


Our awards highlights:

  • In the last 15 years, WINTERSTEIGER has placed in the top ten for Upper Austria’s largest business award ten times and also received the PEGASUS in Bronze in the category “Leading Companies with over 250 Employees” in 2013.
  • “ISPO Award – Product of the Year” (in 2017 for the 3D foot scanner and in 2022 for the fully automated bike washing system)
  • Upper Austria Innovation Award in the “Large Enterprises” category (2021)
  • Winning awards such as the Upper Austria Regional Award, Inn Award, Best Business Award, HR Award
  • Multiple-time winner in the competition AUSTRIA’S LEADING COMPANIES as a “Top Employer” and family-friendly company
  • “INEO” Award from WKO Upper Austria for exemplary commitment to apprenticeship training (2013, 2016, 2018, and 2022)

In 2023, WINTERSTEIGER featured in the following national categories for Austria:


  • 500 largest companies by turnover (Top 500 trend)
  • 100 best employers (trend – the 300 best employers)
  • 10 best machine manufacturers (Factory – the 50 largest machine manufacturers)