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Membership in The Ohio Manufacturers' Association

For well over a century, we’ve been protecting and growing Ohio manufacturing through advocacy, information, expert guidance, network building, and multiple other services.

Despite our long history, there has never been a better time to join the OMA, regardless of your business’ size or sector. OMA membership provides an opportunity for everyone on your staff to participate in ways that meet their individual needs and interests.

In addition to manufacturing companies, our membership includes organizations that provide expertise and resources for manufacturers.

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Who Are OMA Members?

OMA membership reflects the type, size, and distribution of manufacturing that is found across Ohio. Transportation equipment, plastics and rubber products, fabricated metal, machinery, chemical, food, and every other type of manufacturing is represented in the family of OMA members.

Benefits of OMA Membership

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    A direct connection to state policymakers and regulators.

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    Advocacy for manufacturers on legislative, regulatory, and judicial issues.

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    Opportunities to help shape manufacturing-friendly public policy.

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    Access to information, analysis, and subject-matter expertise.

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    Workforce recruitment and retention strategies and best practices.

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    Time- and money-saving services, including workers’ compensation, employee health care, shipping services, and energy management.

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    Promotion of manufacturing to a statewide audience, including policymakers and opinion leaders.

Joining the OMA


When you join the OMA, we’ll arrange for a personalized welcome and onboarding session. This ensures you know where and how to connect to the services you value. We’ll also show you how to customize your experience at any time at My OMA.

Members will get the most value by opting into the Management Communities that are most relevant to their roles and interests. When you opt into an OMA Management Community, the information and opportunities we present to you are tailored. No more one-size-fits-all approach!

OMA membership is company-wide. Your annual dues reflect the investment your company has made in Ohio.

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Connections Partner Program for Associate Members

Connect your company’s professional services and consulting expertise with manufacturers through the OMA’s Connections Partner Program.

Joining the OMA as a Connections Partner lets you:

  • Promote your brand by connecting with decision-makers at manufacturing companies.
  • Increase your effectiveness by gaining valuable, timely information important to your business segment.
  • Enhance your corporate profile among manufacturers by helping shape manufacturing-friendly policy.

Annual dues for associate members begin at $5,000 with opportunities for greater sponsorship and visibility!

Join as an Associate Member

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For additional information on joining the OMA, contact us today.