Advance collaboration efforts that promote the health of manufacturing

Northeast Wisconsin Manufacturing Alliance

The NEW Manufacturing Alliance is a group of manufacturers, working with educators, workforce development, chambers of commerce and state organizations to promote manufacturing in our Northeast WI region. The Vision of the Alliance is that every northeast Wisconsin manufacturer will find the talent it needs.

Upcoming Events

2019 Excellence Awards Dinner

Thank you to all of the sponsors, members, All Stars, award winners, nominees, speakers and volunteers for making the 2019 Awards Dinner a great success! 

Education & Community Partnerships Awards

Manufacturing Awards

Do you want an All Star Career?

Manufacturing careers offer great wages, advancement opportunities, and the ability to work with the latest technology. Checkout this video that showcases real people from Wisconsin sharing why they enjoy working in manufacturing!

Internship Draft Day @ Lambeau Field

VIDEO: Internship Draft Day

Thanks to all of the employers, students, faculty, sponsors, volunteers, committee members, and Mark Murphy for making 2019 Internship Draft Day (IDD) the Super Bowl of northeast Wisconsin internship opportunities!

Congratulations to 2019's IDD top picks!


  • Overall #1 Draft Pick Earning a $1500 Scholarship: Betina Chaon, Electrical Engineering Technology, FVTC
  • Overall #2 Draft Pick Earning a $500 Scholarship: Blake Kirby, Manufacturing Engineering, UW-Stout


  • LTC: Ezequiel Figueroa, Web & Software Development
  • NMU: Holly Anderson, Accounting
  • NWTC: Geraldo Gonzalez, Electrical Engineering Technologies
  • St. Norbert College: Cara Orbell, International Business
  • UW-Green Bay: Dennis Christoff, Mechanical Engineering
  • UW-Oshkosh: Bennett LaPort, Information Systems
  • UW-Oshkosh Fox Cities: Sean McGinnis, Electrical & Mechanical Engineering
  • UW-Platteville: Rkia Talbi, Mechanical Engineering
  • UW-Stout: Blake Kirby, Manufacturing Engineering
  • All Other Colleges: Betina Chaon, Electrical Engineering Technology, FVTC

Get ready for November 2020's Internship Draft Day!



All Stars Magazine

Checkout the area’s manufacturing 2020 All Stars and get ready to be inspired!

2019 Get Real Math Video Premiere & Winners 

Thank you to all of the attendees and volunteers of the 2019 GRM Premiere at The Meyer Theatre in Green Bay! It was a great evening, emceed by Pete Petoniak, that debuted the latest math videos by:

  • Ariens Company
  • Kohler Co.
  • Oshkosh Defense
  • Pierce
  • TIDI Products

The videos and lesson plans provide schools a tool to use for academic and career planning (ACP). The videos and lesson plans (written by math teachers) are available at no cost on the NEWMA website. 

2019 GRM Winners:

  • $500 for a Tech Ed Dept. Sponsored by Ariens Company - School District of Mishicot
  • $500 for a Tech Ed Dept. Sponsored by Oshkosh Defense - Ashwaubenon High School
  • $500 for a Math Dept. Sponsored by Kohler Co. - Fox Valley Technical College
  • $500 for a Math Dept. Sponsored by Pierce - Goodman-Armstrong Creek School District
  • $500 Award for a Math or Tech Ed Dept. Sponsored by KI - Menasha High School
  • Miller Electric Welding Machine - Parkview Middle School (Ashwaubenon)
  • Production of Three 2020 GRM Videos ($3500 Value) - Carnivore Meat Co.
  • $100 Gift Certificate to FVTC's Ione's Restaurant - Jeff Anderson, Precision Paper Converters





FULL MEMBERSHIP MEETING - Thursday, December 5 - KI Convention Center, Green Bay


NORTH COAST MARINE MANUFACTURING ALLIANCE MEETING - Wednesday, January 8 - Door County Maritime Museum, Sturgeon Bay - 8:30 AM

TALENT TASK FORCE MEETING - Thursday, January 9 - Forward Services Corporation (FSC), Green Bay - 8:30 AM

COMMUNICATIONS TASK FORCE MEETING - Wednesday, January 15 - Georgia-Pacific, Green Bay - 8:00 AM

K-12 TASK FORCE MEETING - Friday, January 17 - KI, Green Bay - 8:30 AM

STEM TASK FORCE MEETING - Wednesday, January 22 - Ariens Company, Brillion - 8:30 AM

TALENT RISK MEETING - Tuesday, January 28 - Location TBD - 8:30 AM


SEAPERCH COMPETITION - Saturday, February 22 - Southwest High School, Green Bay


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