TMA tackles Government Assistance
Past TMA Board of Director Rich Malek of Tech-Max asked TMA to help navigate the many services offered through the government to assist small & medium sized Illinois manufacturing companies.
TMA assembled a panel of six that included Dan Corbett of Corbett, Duncan & Hubly, a TMA member and host of the panel session in early October.
US Department of Commerce: How to Inexpensively Explore Exporting into any Suitable Country
Illinois Department of Commerce: Unique Financial Strategies in Working with the State
The Aliant Group discussed the very loose definition of the R&D Tax credit and how most TMA members qualify for all of the inventions created each day
Applied Strategies suggested ways a manufacturer can subsidize business improvement programs – sometimes $.75 for each $1 spent
IMEC, TMA’s partner, illustrated the manufacturing floor improvements that are needed - from value stream mapping to LEAN to plant layout
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