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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

Newly Opened Kobelco Aluminum Plant in Bowling Green to Grow by $42 Million

Less than two years after opening its Bowling Green plant, automotive parts manufacturer Kobelco Aluminum Products & Extrusions Inc.... read more

Louisville First’s 20 People to Know manufacturing/logistics: Lee Lingo

Lee Lingo, Executive Director, Kentucky Association of Manufacturers Years in current job: One Years in manufacturing/logistics: Two Why did you choose your... read more

Kentucky Registered Apprenticeship and Training Council meeting scheduled for Dec. 14

The first meeting of the Kentucky Registered Apprenticeship and Training Council has been scheduled for Dec. 14 at noon... read more

Cabinet Names New Executive Director of Workforce Development

The Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development has transformed its approach to address workforce needs across the state with an... read more

Senate Republican Leadership announces new Senate committee chairmanships

FRANKFORT, Ky. (November 26, 2018) – Senator Ralph Alvarado (R-Winchester) has been named the new chairman of the Senate... read more

$3.2 million Kentucky Work Ready Skills Initiative grant expanding technical education opportunities in Shelby County

Simply walking into Shelby County Area Technology Center (SCATC) will dispel any notion that advanced high school learning centers... read more

Gateway rolls out new mobile manufacturing and construction skills lab

Gateway Community and Technical College rolled out a new mobile advanced manufacturing and construction skills lab Nov. 15 to... read more

Kentucky Launches University Technology Commercialization Initiative

Gov. Matt Bevin has announced formation of the Commonwealth Commercialization Center (C3), a national-model partnership between Kentucky’s universities and... read more

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