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The NIST Manufacturing Extension Program for Kentucky

Advantage Kentucky Alliance

Upcoming Workshops:

October 9th and 10th ISO 9001:2015 Internal Auditor Training

 Notices and Announcements:


EKCEP Announces "Growth Train Program" for companies in the Southeastern Kentucky Promise Zone.

(Note: the Promise Zone includes the following 8 counties in Southeastern Kentucky: Bell, Clay, Harlan, Knox, Leslie, Letcher, Perry, and Whitley)

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Put in your votes for each of these by August 25, 2017. You do not need to be a KAM (Kentucky Association of Manufacturers) member to vote.

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SKED to assist companies in earning national certifications to provide a competitive edge for federal contract opportunities
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Kentucky Hiring Programs:

Is our  company anticipating an influx of new employees this year?

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Fort Campbell Job Fair and Employer Events

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Ford LogoAll External Production and Service Suppliers to Ford Motor Company

For letter from Ford with new requirement - Click here!

flag  Presidential Memorandum

New Federal Mandates

Changes to the FLSA and EPPA Guidelines by which Manufacturers Operate. Click here!

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Impacts of the MEP Program

"Where the Rubber Meets the Road!"

National Impacts:

Tire Graphic Increased Sales by $9.3 Billion

Tire Graphic Created over 86,000 Jobs

Tire Graphic Cut Expenses by $1.5 Billion


Kentucky Impacts:

Tire Graphic Increased Sales by $10.8 Million

Tire Graphic Created over 1,355 Jobs

Tire Graphic Cut Expenses by $12.1 Million

Tire Graphic Total Dollar Impact on Kentucky Manufacturers $88.2 Million


SERVICES Offered by AKA:

 Continuous Improvement Growth   Leadership Development  QMS ISO  Research  6 Sigma





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