We Champion. Advocate. Serve. 
for Michigan's Small Manufacturers

Aluminum Supplier


The evolution of the manufacturing industry is at lightning speed. Small manufacturers need trusted partners that have relevant services and tools to help accelerate their growth. MGA forms alliances with partners who are experts in their field.


Benefits of a Manufacturer Member include:

  • CEO and leadership retreats

  • Expert human resource and legal hotlines

  • Connection to trusted and relevant partners

  • Industry insight on relevant trends impacting manufacturing

  • Routine peer-to-peer knowledge sharing

  • A listening ear, have your voice heard in Lansing

Car Factory

Michigan launched an Industry 4.0 initiative to support small manufacturers.

Learn more about the statewide Initiative and the Regional Programs.

Large Paper Rolls

Strategic Partners

To Help Your Business


MMTC has personalized consulting services that enable manufacturers to operate smarter, compete, and prosper. Membership in MGA gets you the latest on issues like operations, skills, advanced technology, cyber security, and research.


The Small Business Association of Michigan is the only statewide and state-based association that focuses solely on the needs of small businesses. As an MGA member, you will be part of SBAM’s group buying power for health insurance and other employee related benefits.


The Edward Lowe Foundation is known for their leadership education, peer learning and strategic information programs. As an MGA member, you will have access to training, retreats, and the latest information that is propelling second stage firms.

Business Team

Virtual Webinar Events

  • Industry 4.0 For Every Budget Roundtable Discussion in Hancock
    Oct 17, 8:00 AM – 9:30 AM EDT
    U.P. Michigan Works!, 400 Quincy St, Hancock, MI 49930, USA
  • Industry 4.0 For Every Budget Roundtable Discussion in Escanaba
    Oct 17, 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM EDT
    U.P. Michigan Works!, 2950 College Ave, Escanaba, MI 49829, USA
  • Industry 4.0 For Every Budget Roundtable Discussion in Sault Ste. Marie
    Oct 18, 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM EDT
    Sault Ste. Marie Economic Developmt Corp, 2345 Meridian St, Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783, USA

Additional webinars are currently being scheduled and will be listed here soon.