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Fresh Coat Painters - Stunning results
Nothing can detract from your business goals quite like chipped, peeling, or outdated paint. Whether addressing a bustling corporate office area, production facilities, or the plant exterior, you’d be surprised how quickly a fresh coat of paint can restore your entire building! Clients will appreciate the welcoming environment that the perfect shade of paint can create... Read more
Feb 27 • 7:15am
The Links at NorthFork Golf Course
Tour: TO Plastics
March 24 • 2:30pm
March 26 • 7:15am
The Landing • Avon
Tour: Midsota Manufacturing
2020 Meeting dates
Mark you calendar

February 27
March 26
April 23
May 28
June 9: Golf Social
August: Summer Social
September 24
October 22
November 19
December: Holiday Social
April 23 • 7:15am
Tour: Douglas Finishing
June 9 • Golf Social
Wapicada • Sauk Rapids, MN
Watch for more details soon.
CMMA news & happenings
CMMA election results - 2020 officers named
Central Minnesota Manufacturers Association 2020 Board of Director election results have been announced. Twelve nominees were listed on the electronic ballot issued in November, with seven seats available. Re-elected to the board were... Read more.
MMA names officers for 2020
Ed Bolas was recently named 2020 President of Midwest Manufacturers’ Association (MMA). Bolas is the Controller at Dycast Specialties Corporation, a Starbuck-based manufacturer of precision zinc and aluminum die castings. Bolas is a... . Read more.

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Riveters club - earn more points!
This program runs on a point system, or rivets, with CMMA advocates (current members) earning rivets as follows:
  • 1 Rivet when you bring a guest to a meeting
  • 3 Rivets when your manufacturer guest JOINS CMMA!
  • 2 Rivets when your non-manufacturer guest JOINS CMMA!
  • 1 Rivet each time the company RENEWS their membership.
Acquire customers, increase sales, and increase revenue
MMA’s 2020 Sponsorship Packages allow you to put your business in front of your prospects and customers for an entire year at very reasonable rates. You can choose between our MMA and Association Sponsorship Packages. More.

2020 Membership directory
In addition to auditing your FREE listing, it's time to renew or purchase your directory ad!! Directory ads included in 2020 Sponsorship packages, too. Contact.
Web marketing minute
Emails have been sent out asking you to review your company's information for the 2020 printed directory. (Please check your spam folder if you did not receive it.) To make changes: Go here to create a Login Account (User Name and Password). Once you have a login please review your company listing and update inaccurate or incomplete information. Contact Becky , Communications Specialist, with questions.

In addition to auditing your FREE listing, it's time to renew or purchase your directory ad!! Directory ads included in 2020 Sponsorship packages, too. Contact.
Workforce development
First annual CTE Jamboree held by CMMA
More than 100 attendees participated in the CMMA Career and Technical Education (CTE) Jamboree on November 21 at   Albany High School . Patrick Walsh, superintendent of Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa School District and new CMMA board member, coordinated the Jamboree. Walsh saw this opportunity as an effort to bridge the gap between education and industry in preparing youth and young adults for a wide range of high-wage, high-skill, high-demand careers.
Walsh identified one of the key reasons . ..   Read more.
Grant awards
CMMA Education Sponsorship Program is pleased to report grants totaling $8,494 for applications received in 2019. Funds were awarded to ten K-12 schools in the region to support educational programs and projects that expose young people to manufacturing and fabrication.
The 2019 recipients were: Albany Area Schools, Apollo High School, Becker High School, Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa, Melrose High School, Princeton Intermediate School, ROCORI High School, St. Cloud Technical & Community College, St. Michael-Albertville High School, and Upsala Area School.
For applications receiving grants to date in 2020, $4,250 has been given to three schools, one sponsorship in support of the manufacturing sector of EPIC 2020 (a career exploration event on February 28), and sponsorship towards the VEX Robotics Competition.
Learn more about CMMA Education Sponsorship Program, or to make a donation.
Welcome new members
2221 S. Broadway St., Alexandria, MN 56308
(320) 763-0211
Locally-owned, family-operated bank.
19500 County Rd 142, South Haven, MN 55381
(320) 258-0500
A fabric building manufacturer.
630 Proctor Ave NW, Elk River, MN 55330
(763) 633-2606
A Minnesota fuel company offering lubricants.
Soldner Business Services, LLC
229 5th Ave. S, St. Cloud MN 56301
(320) 267-9626
Business brokerage services
320 Maple Ave. SE, Richmond, MN 56368
(320) 597-3070
Granite memorial creation.
56 - 33rd Ave. S. #312, St. Cloud, MN 56301
(320) 290-5808
Commercial and residential painting.
131 12th St. S. Sauk Centre, MN 56378
(320) 527-0246
Lending, cash management, insurance, and more.
229 5th Ave S, St. Cloud, MN 56301
Commercial and residential real estate.
Make-It Macs Makerspace
St. Cloud, MN 56301
(320) 493-4751
Facilitator for people to explore and develop skills in fabricating and manufacturing, whether for hobbies, education, or prototyping.
10549 Louisiana Ave. S, Bloomington, MN 55438
(320) 527-0246
Sales and business development services for MN based manufacturing companies.
622 Roosevelt Rd Suite 150, St. Cloud MN 56301
(320) 342-2405
Full service banking and trust services.
Mbiz Solutions - Lower your operating costs
New benefit coming soon!!!!!

Watch your emails for an exciting announcement of a new addition to the MBiz Solutions offerings to help you lower your operating costs!