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.

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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


Week Two – Regular Session (2018)

The second week of the 2018 legislative session came to a close a day early last week when the... read more


Five Things You Need to Know – Regular Session (2018)

Session Is In – The General Assembly convened for the 2018 legislative session on Tuesday of last week. This... read more

First female president of Kentucky Toyota plant hopes to be example for women, bring new vehicle…

Susan Elkington recalls being “scared to death” when she became a production manager at Toyota’s Princeton, Ind. plant while... read more

BMS students draw inspiration from visits to Toyota, BCTC

Bondurant Middle School students got a close look on Thursday at what it takes to work in a modern... read more

Federal-Mogul Motorsports Will Create 25 Jobs with Glasgow Expansion

Brake manufacturer will produce air disc pads for the commercial vehicle market Gov. Matt Bevin today announced Federal-Mogul Motorparts LLC,... read more

Takigawa Corp. Japan to Establish First US Operation in Bardstown

Packaging manufacturer will create 180 full-time jobs Gov. Matt Bevin today announced Takigawa Corp. Japan, a flexible packaging and high-performance... read more

2018 Kentucky Angel Investment Tax Credit Applications Accepted Starting Today

Program continued success in year three, pulled in more than $8.2 million in investments The Kentucky Angel Investment Act Program... read more

Womanufacturing: Three Major Toyota Plants in U.S. Run by Women in 2018

Toyota is announcing the latest in a series of female-led appointments with Susan Elkington slated to take the helm... read more

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