Connections Partners' Directory

Connect With Experts Who Understand Manufacturing

One of the benefits of OMA membership is gaining access to experts in areas critical to manufacturers - environment, energy, tax, health care, employment law, safety, workers' compensation, and more. Through the OMA Connections Program, you can identify experts and receive the benefit of their expertise on an ongoing basis through the OMA's publications and this website.


Full-service law firm.
Bricker Graydon
Full-service law firm.
Calfee, Halter & Griswold LLP
Full-service law firm.
Carpenter Lipps LLP
A results-driven advisory firm that optimizes business outcomes in financial, technology, workforce, and operational areas. Clark Schaefer Hackett is a top 100 accounting and advisory firm with more than 80 years of experience serving manufacturing and distribution clients, ranging in size from closely held businesses to multi-national corporations.
Clark Schaefer Hackett
Clark State Community College offers its students a variety of manufacturing-related degrees and certificate programs. Degrees include industrial technology, manufacturing engineering technology, and mechanical engineering technology. Certificate programs include additive manufacturing, CNC, industrial maintenance, and welding.
Clark State Community College
The Port fosters job creation and economic vitality in Greater Cleveland.
Cleveland - Cuyahoga Port Authority
A student-focused institution of higher learning.
Cleveland State University
One partner offering multiple service solutions. The MEP at Columbus State is a full-service solutions provider for Central Ohio manufacturers. From consulting and product development to education and talent acquisition, we partner with you to grow your business.
Columbus State Community College
Since 1994, EAGLE has built a reputation on providing third party auditing services that are objective and value-added. Based in Dayton, OH, our competent, industry-experience auditors are well versed in helping clients ensure their quality, environmental, health and safety or food safety management systems are robust and effective.
EAGLE Certification Group
Fifth Third Bank operates four main businesses: Commercial Banking, Branch Banking, Consumer Lending and Wealth & Asset Management.
Fifth Third Bank
We counsel and assist employers and executives in analyzing, designing and negotiating individual employment arrangements, including employment agreements, change of control agreements, stay bonus agreements, incentive plans, equity compensation, and severance agreements.
Frantz Ward LLP
Business-to-business affinity marketing.
Providing leadership for economic development in Licking County.
Heath-Newark-Licking County Port Authority
A full-service law firm.
Jones Day
Professional services organization created to support, educate and champion manufacturing.
MCM offers expertise in audit and assurance services, tax planning, business valuation, litigation support, fraud examination, business start-up and consulting for non-profit, public and privately held organizations, and individuals. MCM was recently ranked by Accounting Today’s Top 100 list as the 85th largest accounting firm in the United States.
Non-profit association of economic development professionals serving 12 Northwest Ohio counties.
Northwest Ohio Regional Economic Development Association (NORED)
Organization for Ohio’s economic development professionals.
Ohio Economic Development Association
The mission of the Ohio Manufacturing Institute (OMI) is to make the technical resources of The Ohio State University easily accessible to industry and to facilitate their use for economic development.
Ohio Manufacturing Institute (OMI)
The mission of the Ohio Manufacturing Institute (OMI) is to make the technical resources of The Ohio State University easily accessible to industry and to facilitate their use for economic development.
Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America
Full-service law firm.
Roetzel & Andress
RSM US LLP is the largest U.S. provider of assurance, tax and consulting services focused on the middle market.
Full-service law firm.
Squire Patton Boggs
Working together to promote careers in manufacturing.
The Alliance for Working Together Foundation
Full-service law firm.
Vorys, Sater, Seymour & Pease LLP