Southwest Regional Manufacturers Association

... your resource for manufacturing in Southwest Florida

Longtime manufacturer Neil Kagan joins SRMA as Executive Director

The Southwest Regional Manufacturers Association (SRMA) is pleased to announce industry veteran Neil Kagan has accepted a position as executive director. Kagan has nearly 30 years experience in the field, 20 of those in the Southwest Florida market. Furthering economic development gains for manufacturers in the region and reinforcing a robust workforce are among his […]

SRMA Roundtable TRAINING

  DESCRIPTION What training do you need for your new and existing employees? What training is available, and what are local companies using? This month’s Roundtable for Manufacturing Executives will review an exclusive and new LOCAL program for employee training specifically designed to get your employees upgraded quickly and efficiently. Engage in the discussion, and […]

International Trade Forum in Fort Myers June 01

SW Florida International Trade Forum Topic: International Trade Thursday, June 01, 2017 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM Lee County Economic Development Office Fort Myers Join us to discuss international trade topics and trends while learning more about local resources. Our panel of experts will discuss global business and its effect on Florida-based companies. Speaker(s): Kevin […]

Florida’s manufacturing industry jobs growth is tops again!

Florida’s advanced manufacturing industries are diverse and include sectors producing intermediate and finished products ranging from plastics, to tortillas, to motor vehicles. In total, Florida is home to over 19,000 manufacturers employing more than 331,000 workers. These strong industry assets can help your manufacturing business ramp up fast in Florida. Manufacturing

Nov.10th 2016 Manufacturer of the Year Awards & Networking Event

Please join us November 10th as we recognize premier manufacturers in Southwest Florida and the synergy created through the network of the Southwest Regional Manufacturers Assocation. Awards will be given to Manufacturers of the Year based on employee size. New this year will also be awards for Supplier, Distributor and Logistics Vendor. New Members, Assocation […]

Increase Your Profit – by Understanding Your Real Costs – August 30 webinar

Here’s some not-too-earth-shattering news: In order to generate a profit, you must cover your costs. The real earth-shattering news is this: Far too many businesses don’t understand their costs – and as a result, aren’t covering their real costs. In fact, according to Entrepreneur magazine, “the strategy of many business owners is to set prices […]

SRMA helps voice area workforce needs at statewide Advanced Manufacturing Workforce Leadership Council

August 19, 2016 – Recruiting, training and retaining skilled workers is a critical issue facing many manufacturers – both in our region and across the state.  Last month the SRMA (Southwest Regional Manufacturers Association) supported manufacturers and executives from other Regional Manufacturers Associations (RMAs) at a meeting of the Advanced Manufacturing Workforce Leadership Council, hosted […]

© 2015 Southwest Regional Manufacturers Association Frontier Theme