The Minnesota Precision Manufacturing Association (MPMA) is the leading voice for the precision manufacturing industry in our state. We are committed to promoting manufacturing as the backbone of the state's economy and working with our members, industry partners, and policy makers to solve the challenges facing our industry - at both the state and national level.
Today, we continue to seek new ways to accomplish and refine our mission for the benefit of our members and our industry.
We are dedicated to drive success in Minnesota precision manufacturing by strengthening the skilled workforce by:
MPMA is 300+ member companies strong, consisting of:
As we continue to serve the precision manufacturing industry in Minnesota, MPMA invites you to become an active member. Help us create growth and success for our association and the manufacturing industry in Minnesota.
There is a reason MPMA still has original member companies that have been around for over 65 years! People trust the MPMA community and find value from it. The membership committee is simply a group of dedicated and passionate members who want to share that message. We welcome new members, engage with them and help members understand the value they can get out of MPMA.
This committee is responsible for monitoring legislative activities that impact members and notifying members through legislative updates. Members of this committee understand the advocacy needs of MPMA members to ascertain the major external and internal challenges facing manufacturers.
The Communications Committee of the MPMA is made of members who volunteer their time to help guide overall communications initiatives for the association:
The magazine has been recognized for excellence in magazine publishing with the following awards: Association TRENDS 2009, 2010; American Graphic Design Award 2010, 2014; MMPA Publishing Excellence Award 2014, 2015, 2016; and MSAE Award of Excellence 2008, 2010.
This committee leads the MPMA's efforts to reach students, parents, educators and community leaders to bridge the skills gap with meaningful partnerships with educational organizations.
This committee works to establish MPMA as the one-stop shop to coordinate training resources for members, set up member training programs, and improve business for members through networking and collaboration with other manufacturing and local business groups.
For more than 60 years, Precision Manufacturing Journal has helped Minnesota manufacturers stay competitive with the latest industry news. This award-winning, bi-monthly magazine is one of our greatest membership benefits, and is available free of charge to any manufacturer in Minnesota.