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.

Training and Development

Our live online training classes for environmental, health and safety, supply chain, and sustainability professionals go beyond typical web conferencing tools to deliver an exceptional live stream experience that is comparable to and as productive as in-person training. Trainings cover EHS laws and regulations as they apply to and impact various industries, facilities, and daily operations.
BSI Group America
CIFT is your partner in solutions and innovation for manufacturing, agribusiness, and food processors. We have extensive expertise to help you grow and stay competitive. Our mission is to make the Ohio manufacturing industry stronger through our services, education, and resources.
Center for Innovative Food Technology (CIFT)
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
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
Manufacturers often feel frustrated or overwhelmed when they don’t have what they need to solve a problem. FastLane advisors get you to solutions faster to make your life easier.
Fisher Phillips LLP provides practical business solutions for employers’ workplace legal problems. Labor and employment law is all we do with over 400 attorneys in 33 offices.
Fisher & Phillips LLP
Frantz Ward attorneys offer training for executives and workforce on a wide range of topics ranging from COVID transition back to work; labor and employment issues; risk management; OSHA; data privacy; and cybersecurity; etc.
Frantz Ward LLP
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.
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)
Working together to promote careers in manufacturing.
The Alliance for Working Together Foundation
Full-service law firm with an employment relations practice.
Vorys, Sater, Seymour & Pease LLP