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Keynote Conversation with MMA's Mike Johnston

Keynote Conversation with MMA's Mike Johnston

Mike has been with MMA since 1999 and currently serves as vice president of government affairs
The Marshall Plan for Talent: Join the Revolution

The Marshall Plan for Talent: Join the Revolution

It’s time for a massive revolution in education and talent development. It’s time for the Marshall Plan for Talent.
Seven Reasons to Oppose November’s Mandated Paid Leave Initiative*

Seven Reasons to Oppose November’s Mandated Paid Leave Initiative*

Manufacturers are among Michigan’s leading providers of employee benefits, yet a proposed mandated paid leave ballot initiative scheduled for November’s General Election could stop Michigan’s economic momentum in its tracks.
Ballots & Brews 2018 Regional Meetings

Ballots & Brews 2018 Regional Meetings

Connect with your manufacturing community and industry leaders at a MMA Ballots & Brews regional meeting at a Michigan brewery near you
Lobby Day 2018

Lobby Day 2018

An exclusive behind-the-scenes look at the legislative process led by MMA’s Government Affairs team.
Senate Committee Passes Air Ambulance Legislation

Senate Committee Passes Air Ambulance Legislation

Non-emergency air ambulance escorts to local hospitals can result in tens of thousands of dollars in unexpected health care bills for employees, putting employers in a difficult position.
MMA Talent Legislation to Move Forward in Final Week

MMA Talent Legislation to Move Forward in Final Week

To address manufacturing’s continued talent gap and provide the next generation with opportunities for career prosperity right here in Michigan, the Legislature is making skilled trades training a top priority in the final week of session before summer recess.
Manufacturers Stand with Snyder on Soo Locks Fix

Manufacturers Stand with Snyder on Soo Locks Fix

The continued economic success of manufacturers rely on a reliable transportation path to obtain raw materials and deliver finalized products.
MMA Supports Strengthening State’s CTE Programs

MMA Supports Strengthening State’s CTE Programs

To address manufacturing’s continued talent gap and provide the next generation with opportunities for career prosperity right here in Michigan, MMA gave its support to three bills dedicated to strengthening career and technical education (CTE) programs.
House Committee Moves MMA’s Enhanced Skills Training Bill Forward

House Committee Moves MMA’s Enhanced Skills Training Bill Forward

The House Committee on Workforce and Talent Development moved forward MMA’s legislative effort to codify the Skilled Trades Training Fund (STTF), renaming it the Going Pro Talent Program.
Mfg Excellence Awards 2017
Events
Mfg Excellence Awards 2017
This program recognizes excellence in manufacturing by honoring those who make a positive impact in their community and in their industry.
MFG Forum 2017
Events
MFG Forum 2017
The 2017 MFG Forum will outline the threats, discuss best practices and provide resources for protecting valuable manufacturing assets from cyber attack.
MFG Forum 2018
Events
MFG Forum 2018
The MFG Forum guides industry leaders through emerging issues like Industry 4.0 and provide resources to maintain Michigan’s manufacturing advantage in the 21st century.
Insurance Forms
Insurance, Internal Page
Insurance Forms
Download and print the forms you need to manage your benefits program.
Manufacturers Recognize Vantage Plastics for Community Impact
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Manufacturers Recognize Vantage Plastics for Community Impact
MMA is proud to announce that Standish’s Vantage Plastics has been selected as the 2017 recipient of the MFG Community Impact Award.
Manufacturing’s Plan for Michigan
Advocacy
Manufacturing’s Plan for Michigan
Michigan’s economy is growing — but more remains to be done. Discover the industry’s top priorities for the 2017-2018 Legislative Session and help keep manufacturing moving forward.
Building a Competitive Michigan
Advocacy
Building a Competitive Michigan
MMA legislative and regulatory successes have saved Michigan manufacturers billions of dollars in recent years.
Insurance and Employee Benefits
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Insurance and Employee Benefits
An overview of MMA Insurance and Employee Benefits, including Blue Cross Blue Shield, MetLife, MTMIC, Forms and Superior Vision