Why Join the WMA

Why Join the WMA
Why Join The Wichita Manufacturers Association
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Empowering to Succeed

Joining the Wichita Manufacturers Association (WMA) provides manufacturing and support companies within the Wichita and South Central Kansas regional manufacturing industry with valuable connections to other individuals, companies, products and operations. Through such connection, we empower each other to succeed!

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Benefits of Membership

  • Engagement in the effort to recruit and train the next generation of manufacturing leaders
  • Exposure to a wide variety of manufacturing environments, processes and technologies
  • Exchange of management ideas, policies and procedures
  • The latest information about current and future legislation affecting the manufacturing industry
  • Support of the growth and advancement of the industry

Features of Membership

  • Informative Monthly Meetings

    The WMA holds ten monthly meetings per year that regularly include:

    • A facility tour
    • An informative program/speaker
    • Catered food
    • Networking time to exchange ideas
    • The opportunity to bring a guest for just $15
  • Interactive Facility Tours

    The WMA conducts roughly eight facility tours per year to see first-hand how other manufacturers operate and produce their products.

    • Seven Wichita-area manufacturing facility tours that are each accompanied by networking, refreshments and a program/speaker
    • One out-of-town facility tour accompanied by networking, refreshments and a program/speaker
  • Engaging Social Events

    The WMA hosts social events each year (in June and December) with catered meals, door prizes, and entertainment.

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