TMA’s Five Pillars

The 5 Pillars of TMA

Screen Shot 2013-10-23 at 4.16.09 PMRecognizing manufacturers as value-added producers of goods and services, and creators of high quality jobs for Chicago area citizens, TMA supports industry by providing educational opportunities, industry representation, services to foster member company global competitiveness and by:

  • Training: helping member companies train and educate personnel at all levels
  • Careers:¬†improving, sustaining and promoting manufacturing technology education
  • Benefits: pooling the purchasing power of member companies
  • Advocacy: representing and promoting the interests of member companies
  • Networking: fostering a sense of mutual support and unity among the members and the industry as a whole