We Exist to Inspire and Expand Manufacturing
in West Michigan!


Discover Manufacturing harnesses the power of collaboration to tackle your biggest challenge – talent.


Did you know that manufacturing is the fastest growing industry in

West Michigan?

We're making an impact in West Michigan!
Check out our 2022 Community Impact Report.


We know that qualified talent and a healthy talent pipeline are the keys to success.

Discover Manufacturing is a regional network of hundreds of manufacturers who are committed to addressing the short- and long-term talent needs of West Michigan’s manufacturing industry.

Together with partners in education and training, workforce development and economic development, we are:

  • training our current workforce

  • promoting the industry to our future workforce; and

  • communicating opportunities and best practices.

Career Exploration Events

Organizing a career exploration event for local students? Let us help you recruit employers for the event to build interest and awareness about various industry jobs.


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Discover Manufactuing  |  215 Straight Ave NW  |  Grand Rapids, MI 49504


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