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Elyse Kopietz

Director of Communications, Marketing & Events

 517-487-8553

517-853-3353 (fax)

kopietz@mimfg.org

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Press & Media

MMA staff members are available to comment on manufacturing issues. Contact Elyse Kopietz at 800-253-9039 ext. 553 or 517-487-8553.

Seeking Manufacturing Talent Champions

The Michigan Manufacturers Association (MMA) continues to help manufacturers address the need for skilled workers and has echoed the Snyder Administration’s message for industry members, educators and...

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MMA Applauds House for Action on Merit Flexibility Bills

MMA applauded the Michigan House for the passage of legislation improving the flexibility of the Michigan Merit Curriculum to provide students with options to explore careers and gains skills to enter...

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Michigan Legislators Recognized for Putting Michigan’s Future First

Stakeholders from across Michigan will convene in Lansing today, May 14, 2013, at the Legislative & Executive Reception. This elegant, yet relaxed, event features a presentation of the Michigan Manufa...

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Michigan Manufacturers Association Applauds Action on Curriculum Legislation

The Michigan Manufacturers Association (MMA) praised the House Education Committee for its action on legislation designed to grant students the opportunity to experience hands-on and project-based lea...

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MMA Opposes HICA Tax Increase, Points to a Better Solution

The Michigan Manufacturers Association (MMA) reiterated its opposition to legislation introduced by Senator Roger Kahn (R-Saginaw) that would increase the 1% Health Insurance Claims Act (HICA) Tax. Th...

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Michigan Manufacturers Recognized for Service to Community and Industry

Manufacturers across Michigan will gather in Lansing on May 14, 2013 to honor the recipients of the 2013 John G. Thodis Michigan Manufacturer of the Year Award. The Award, an annual honor since 1981, ...

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MMA Supports New Merit Curriculum Legislation

The Michigan Manufacturers Association (MMA) announced its support for two bills designed to allow students to experience more hands-on and project-based learning both inside and outside of the class...

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Personal Property Tax Reform - What You Need to Know

Join the Michigan Manufacturers Association (MMA) on Tuesday, Mar. 5, 2013 for a seminar, “Personal Property Tax Reform — What You Need to Know, ” in Lansing. The seminar will be presented by Carl Ras...

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Manufacturers Eager to Continue Michigan’s Reinvention

“Michigan is a manufacturing state. Of the 177,000 jobs Michigan has added since its low point in 2009, 38 percent of those are in the manufacturing sector — more than any other industry,” said MMA P...

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Important Industrial Cleanup Bill Signed By Governor Snyder

The second bill in the package of legislation to continue important changes to the cleanup of contaminated industrial sites was signed by Governor Rick Snyder today, 12/21/12.

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