Membership Information

The Central Wisconsin Manufacturing Alliance has an active and diverse membership of more than 130 manufacturing companies and service providers for manufacturers, in collaboration with educators, workforce development agencies and chambers. Our manufacturing members encompass many different product sectors, including metal and allied products, machinery, lumber and wood, concrete, aggregates, electrical, paper, plastic and rubber, asphalt, transportation equipment, food and more. As a member, you have many benefits available to you, including:

  • Connect directly with students and future job seekers through CWIMA events, hands-on competitions and training programs, online communications, and educator resources.
  • Feature your company’s website with direct links from CWIMA’s website.
  • We are currently building a job board section so CWIMA can post your job openings on its website and other social media platforms.
  • Participate in our Manufacturing Expo event and have sponsorship opportunities. The event hosts great speakers and is an excellent networking opportunity.
  • Have access to valuable resources, and opportunities to participate in activities and sponsor events that promote manufacturing and your company.
  • Collaborate with fellow manufacturers and partner companies to increase awareness about the valuable products, economic impacts, and workforce opportunities offered by the many manufacturing companies that do business in local communities throughout Central Wisconsin.

*Dues are mailed out each calendar year in January. Dues are due no later than February 1st, of each calendar year. Late payments are subject to a $50 penalty. Kerber Rose is the Firm approved by CWIMA to solicit and process Due payments.

Your membership in CWIMA is helping to build the future of manufacturing in Central Wisconsin.

Manufacturer Member

Manufacturing Member

Manufacturing Company within Central Wisconsin. Members of this standing have voting rights.


0-199 Employees: $500

199-299 Employees: $750

300+ Employees: $1000

Join as Manufacturer Member

Affiliate Member

Affiliate Member: 

Manufacturing Company with in or not within our Central Wisconsin geographical region or direct vendors or suppliers of regional manufacturers. Members of this standing have no voting rights. 

Join as Affiliate Member

Associate Member

Associate Membership

Is available to non-manufacturing organizations and institutions that rely on a successful manufacturing sector, including service providers, suppliers, financial organizations, insurers, transporters, law firms, construction, third-party logistics, and distributors.  Associate members can only comprise 50 percent of the overall membership (Manufacturers plus Associate).  The annual membership fee is $1,500.  All Associate members must be approved by the steering committee.

Join as Associate Member



Business not involved with direct manufacturing but supportive of the mission and visions of CWIMA with high visibility (Banks, Law Firms, Foundations, ETC). Members of this standing have no voting rights.

Join as Partner

Partner in Education / Non-Profit Partner

Partner in Education / Non-Profit Partner:

K-12 or Post-Secondary Institutions within our geographical area or with ties to CWIMA Scholarship Programs. Chambers of Commerce, Alliances, Councils, and Non-Profit Organizations. Members of this standing have no voting rights.

Join as Partner in Education / Non-Profit Partner