FREDERICK, Md.­ —Bill_Wright Bill Wright, CEO of Wright Manufacturing will receive a 2016 Maryland International Business Leadership Award March 9 at a ceremony in Baltimore. The World Trade Center Institute, an international business network serving the Mid-Atlantic, is sponsoring the award.

Wright began manufacturing the first Stander commercial lawn mowers in 1997, popularizing and remaining the leader in this mower category ever since. Wright now manufactures commercial zero-turns, walk-behinds and accessories, as well as stand-on mowers.