AGCO, Your Agriculture Company (NYSE: AGCO), a worldwide manufacturer and distributor of agricultural equipment, announced that Erin Cuellar, Production Supervisor, Beloit; Carla Gasparin, Manager, Product Management, ATS Integration/Harvesting; Peggy Gulick, Director, Continuous Improvement, Jackson; and Kitae Kim, Global Sustainability Manager; have been selected to receive the Women in Manufacturing STEP (Science, Technology, Engineering and Production) Award.
To celebrate and formally recognize the recipients for their accomplishments, these AGCO honorees are invited to the annual STEP Awards dinner on Feb. 6, in Washington, D.C. at the Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium.### ABOUT AGCO AGCO, Your Agriculture Company, (NYSE: AGCO), is a global leader focused on the design, manufacture and distribution of agricultural machinery. AGCO supports more productive farming through a full line of tractors, combines, hay tools, sprayers, forage equipment, tillage, implements, grain storage and protein production systems, as well as related replacement parts. AGCO products are sold through five core machinery brands, Challenger®, Fendt®, GSI®, Massey Ferguson® and Valtra® and are distributed globally through 3,150 independent dealers and distributors in more than 140 countries worldwide. Founded in 1990, AGCO is headquartered in Duluth, GA, USA. In 2012, AGCO had net sales of $10 billion. www.AGCOcorp.com About The Manufacturing Institute The Manufacturing Institute (the Institute) is the 501(c)(3) affiliate of the National Association of Manufacturers. As a non-partisan organization, the Institute is committed to delivering leading-edge information and services to the nation's manufacturers. The Institute is the authority on the attraction, qualification and development of world-‐class manufacturing talent. For more information, please visit www.themanufacturinginstitute.org.