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OMA Applauds CHIPS Grant for Intel

March 22, 2024

Earlier this week, the U.S. Department of Commerce announced that Intel will receive up to $8.5 billion in funding through the CHIPS Act for semiconductor projects in Arizona, New Mexico, Ohio, and Oregon.

The OMA applauded the investment, citing that Ohio continues to be where world-class manufacturers go to reshore American manufacturing. 3/20/2024

Election Analysis

March 22, 2024

On Tuesday, Ohioans cast their ballots for the March 19th primary election, setting the stage for November. There is much on the line, as parties will vie for control of the White House and Congress, and a contentious Speaker battle will be decided here in Ohio.

The OMA has produced a post-election report, providing key summary and analysis of Ohio’s March Primary.

Later this year, the OMA will also release its Ohio Election Guide, the most comprehensive publication of its kind. Sponsorships are available for the election guide, please contact Nate Mays for more information. 3/20/2024

OMA Staff Visit Tosoh SMD

March 22, 2024

Last week, OMA staff visited Tosoh SMD, Inc. for a tour of their Grove City campus.

Tosoh SMD is a leader in chemical and advanced materials manufacturing, including a preferred supplier for Intel Corporation in producing semiconductors.

Thank you for hosting our staff!. 3/18/2024

OMA Hosts First Board Meeting of 2024

March 15, 2024

Earlier this week, the OMA held its first board meeting of 2024 to report on the activity and health of the organization.

The board was joined by special guests Jay Timmons, President and CEO of the National Association of Manufacturers and Steve Dackin, Director of the Ohio Department of Education and Workforce who discussed national efforts to promote manufacturing and how Ohio is connecting with and preparing students for in-demand manufacturing jobs. 3/12/2024

OMA Board Elects Three New Directors

March 15, 2024

The OMA Board of Directors also elected three new members to the board this week. Those elected were:

  • Kristin Day, Vice President of U.S Manufacturing Operations for Whirlpool Corporation
  • Jon Stroup, Senior Specialist for Cenovus
  • Jay Goyal, President of Goyal Industries Inc.

Congratulations! 3/12/2024

Election Resources for Ohio Manufacturers

March 15, 2024

Next week is Ohio’s primary election and while the Presidential primary seems to be set, several key races, including a contentious Senate primary, still hang in the balance. The Ohio Manufacturers’ Association has produced an Ohio-specific voter resource: The OMA Voter Toolkit.

This is where you can find the tools you need to vote – from key dates to finding your local polling location. Make your voice heard! 3/10/2024

Sponsorships Still Available for the 2024 OMA Election Guide

March 15, 2024

With the primary winding down, the OMA has begun on the Ohio Election Guide 2024, which will catalog all Ohio statewide, Supreme Court, Court of Appeals, Congressional, and statehouse races in a printed book format, as well as an online edition.

The Guide is distributed in hard copy – to all Ohio’s government officials, OMA’s government affairs community, and Statewide media contacts.

Click here to learn more and contact OMA’s Nate Mays to reserve your advertising space. 3/13/2024

Lt. Gov. Husted Joins OMA Members for Industry Dinner

March 8, 2024

This week, Ohio’s Lt. Governor Jon Husted joined industry leaders to discuss manufacturing investments, workforce development, and his plans to continue Ohio’s reign as a national leader in manufacturing.

The OMA is proud to support the Lt. Governor and his efforts to advance Ohio’s manufacturing industry. 3/4/2024

OMA Holds First Government Affairs Committee of the Year

March 8, 2024

On Tuesday, Mar. 5, the OMA hosted its first Government Affairs committee of 2024 to update members on statewide and federal issues concerning Ohio’s manufacturing industry.

Future Senate President and current Majority Leader Senator Rob McColley joined the committee to present an update on the Mar. 19 primary and Nov. 2 general election. 3/5/2024

Election Resources for Ohio Manufacturers

March 8, 2024

With Ohio’s primary election approaching, The Ohio Manufacturers’ Association has produced an Ohio-specific voter resource: The OMA Voter Toolkit.

This is where you can find the tools you need to vote – from key dates to finding your local polling location. Make your voice heard! 3/5/2024