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Oshkosh Corporation Named One of the “Best Managed Companies of 2019” by the Wall Street Journal

Dec. 09, 2019

OSHKOSH, Wis.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE: OSK), a leading innovator of mission-critical vehicles and equipment, today announced that it has been named one of the “Best Managed Companies of 2019” by the Wall Street Journal. Oshkosh has been part of this prestigious list for three consecutive years. Oshkosh is ranked 133 of the top 250, with over 800 companies included in the research.

Comprised of five categories, the list measures companies based on customer satisfaction, employee engagement & development, innovation, social responsibility and financial strength. The methodology is weighed and developed by the Drucker Institute, part of Claremont Graduate University in Claremont, Calif. The ranking is based on a holistic measure of overall corporate effectiveness. Companies included on the list meet specific criteria and are traded on either the New York Stock Exchange or Nasdaq Stock Market.

“It’s an exciting time to be part of the Oshkosh family. We have a growing People First culture, our innovative products continue to power global progress and our MOVE strategy continues to deliver results for our shareholders,” said Wilson R. Jones, Oshkosh Corporation President and Chief Executive Officer. “We are proud to be part of this elite group and look forward to the future.”

In addition to being named one of the “Best Managed Companies of 2019,” Oshkosh Corporation recently announced that it is a Top Ten Military Friendly Employer by VIQTORY. The company has also been named a Glassdoor Best Place to Work, one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies, a FORTUNE World’s Most Admired Company and has been added to the 2019 Dow Jones Sustainability World Index.

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About Oshkosh Corporation

At Oshkosh (NYSE: OSK), we make innovative, mission-critical equipment to help everyday heroes advance communities around the world. Headquartered in Wisconsin, Oshkosh Corporation employs more than 15,000 team members worldwide, all united behind a common cause: to make a difference in people’s lives. Oshkosh products can be found in more than 150 countries under the brands of JLG®, Pierce®, Oshkosh® Defense, McNeilus®, IMT®, Frontline™, Jerr-Dan®, Oshkosh® Airport Products, CON-E-CO® and London™. For more information, visit

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Financial: Patrick Davidson
Senior Vice President, Investor Relations

Media: Bryan Brandt
Senior Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer

Source: Oshkosh Corporation

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