• Webinar: State of the State Address - What Lies Ahead for MFG Policy Priorities

    January 27, 2023    362

    Governor Gretchen Whitmer delivered her fifth State of the State Address on January 25, 2023, in Lansing. MMA’s Government Affairs team held a roundtable discussion with members reacting to the initiatives detailed by the Governor, how they align with MMA’s manufacturing agenda and how legislative leaders are responding. Watch to gain insight into the year ahead for legislation and regulations of importance to manufacturers from MMA’s champions of advocacy.
  • Statement of MMA President & CEO John J. Walsh in Response to Governor Gretchen Whitmer’s 2023 State of the State Address

    January 25, 2023    235

    MMA released the following statement in response to Governor Gretchen Whitmer’s 2023 State of the State Address in January, applauding her commitment to economic development and talent development.
  • Compete to Succeed: Manufacturing Vision for Michigan 2023-2024

    January 25, 2023    423

    In January, we released to our members our priorities for the 102nd Michigan Legislature in Compete to Succeed: Manufacturing Vision for Michigan 2023-2024, an outline and call-to-action of the most significant challenges facing Michigan manufacturers.
  • 3 Cybersecurity Tips for Remote Workers

    January 20, 2023    585

    The opportunity -- and expectation -- to work from home has become prevalent in the US, which adds another layer of cybersecurity considerations to your company's operations. MMA member SensCy offers cybersecurity tips for your remote workers.
  • Maintain Your Facility with GDI Integrated Facility Services

    January 18, 2023    1439

    MMA has partnered with GDI Integrated Facility Services to provide Michigan manufacturers a one- call destination for expert facility services. GDI is committed to your facilities’ health, safety and welcoming environments for your associates, clients and guests.
  • Webinar: You May Have Overpaid Your Payroll Taxes During the Pandemic

    January 16, 2023    524

    If your business employed W-2 workers during the pandemic, you may be eligible to get up to $26,000 per employee through the Employee Retention Credit (ERC). This pandemic-relief credit rewards businesses just for keeping employees on the payroll. That’s right — if you paid federal payroll taxes in 2020 or 2021, you potentially qualify for a refund check from the IRS. That’s just like cash, and Omega Accounting Solutions can help you claim yours.
  • Workforce Solutions Regional Meetings 2023

    January 16, 2023    376

    We’re coming to you in 2023 with MMA’s Bill Rayl to facilitate regional connections and share valuable talent information.
  • Clearing the Air in 2023

    January 16, 2023    380

    The annual Clearing the Air, held every spring, keeps members informed on urgent air regulatory issues with MMA and the Environmental Law Section of the State Bar of Michigan bringing together leading professionals from government, industry, advocacy groups and the legal profession.
  • Bob Jacquart - Jacquart Fabric Products Home of Stormy Kromer - 2022 MFG Lifetime Achievement

    December 13, 2022    1630

    For all that he has done and all that he is, the MMA is proud to recognize Stormy Kromer's Bob Jacquart with the 2022 MFG Lifetime Achievement Award.
  • Dave Yancho & Robin McConnell - Armor Protective Packaging - 2022 John G. Thodis Michigan Manufacturer of the Year (Small Tier)

    December 13, 2022    920

    The leadership 's recipe for success and culture of innovation and dedication makes Armor Protective Packaging the 2022 Small Tier John G. Thodis Michigan Manufacturer of the Year Award winner.