KAM is the Commonwealth’s most effective advocate for manufacturers

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Celebrate Manufacturing in Kentucky!

Lee Lingo, Executive Director, Kentucky Association of Manufacturers, celebrates MFGDay17 to kick off Manufacturing Month in Kentucky.

Click here to join us at one of our events in October!

Advocate. Educate. Connect.

The Kentucky Association of Manufacturers celebrates over 100 years of advocacy for manufacturers in Kentucky.

Established in 1911, the Kentucky Association of Manufacturers is Kentucky’s most effective advocate for manufacturers. KAM’s mission is to create and protect a manufacturing-friendly environment in Kentucky. In addition to advocating, KAM educates, connects and provides cost-saving programs and products to members.

Recent News

Catch up on the latest news from Kentucky manufacturers

Automotive Supplier Taeyang to Establish 76-Job Facility in Franklin

Gov. Matt Bevin announced today Taeyang Metal Industrial Co. Ltd., which makes fasteners and cold-rolled steel products for the... read more

New Flyer of America to Locate Plant in Shepherdsville, Create up to 550 Jobs

Gov. Matt Bevin today announced New Flyer of America Inc. will create up to 550 full-time jobs as it... read more

Aleris Opens $400 Million Aluminum Rolling Mill Expansion in Hancock County

Gov. Matt Bevin today congratulated Aleris Corp. and local leaders in Hancock County on opening a $400 million expansion... read more

KET forum addresses Kentucky’s workforce training needs

Kentucky faces a severe shortage of skilled workers and falls below the national average in workforce participation. Filling Kentucky... read more

Fisher Phillips Blog Selected to Top 75 Health and Safety Blogs

The Fisher Phillips Workplace Safety and Health Law blog has been named as one of the best on the... read more

KAM Wins Environmental Sustainability Award

The Kentucky Association of Manufacturers (KAM) has been selected as the Kentucky Pollution Prevention Center (KPPC) Douglas C. Griffin... read more

Toyota Unveils $80 Million Production Engineering Headquarters in Georgetown

Gov. Matt Bevin today joined Toyota executives and local officials in Georgetown to celebrate the opening of the company’s... read more

The High Value of the Right Skills

Companies averaged a savings of $400,000 annually per technician, or six times a technician’s average salary, when they employed... read more

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