PMPA Partners

PMPA’s industry partners play an important role in supporting the organization and its members. The association carefully selects industry partners who deliver value to the membership through this special affiliation with PMPA. Members can easily justify the cost of annual membership dues in the PMPA by the cost savings they receive from the various PMPA partner programs. Here is a list of the current PMPA partners:

The Ahola Corporation

Ahola is America's oldest family enterprise payroll and human capital management company.  They serve thoursands of clients in 48 states and Puerto Rico and have issued over 30 million paychecks in nearly 50 years of business.  Ahola uses unique cloud-based technology to manage the payroll, HR, benefits, time and attendance, and onboarding needs inherent to family-owned businesses.  View Ahola's information flyer for details on the services they can provide to PMPA members, or email them directly at 

Federated Insurance

Federated Insurance provides coverage options for group health, life and property & casualty insurance. Federated also provides a variety of risk management and on-site evaluation options for its clients. (Note: Coverage varies by state.)

W. W. Grainger, Inc. 

W.W. Grainger, Inc., with 2015 sales of $10 billion, and 1.5 million products, is North America’s leading broad line industrial supplier of maintenance, repair and operating products, with operations also in Europe, Asia and Latin America. Grainger’s purpose is to help professionals keep their operations running, their people safe, and to cut cost out of their business’. Grainger is now your destination for metalworking products.  With over 200,000 metalworking products, find what you need to support both your production and maintenance needs - from everyday machining to helping keep your metalworking shop safe and efficient.  You can also find tools for just about every metalworking process, from cutting tools and precision measuring to welding and abrasives. Help keep your machines running smoothly with the right machining supplies, lubricants and fluid. Grainger also stocks a wide variety of safety, raw materials and fasteners. Look to Grainger for quality products from the brands you know and trust.

To find out more about how your company can save money with Grainger, contact Jaya Dadlani at PMPA, or complete the Manufacturing Association/Grainger Participation Form.


PMPA members receive discounts of 10% - 64% with industry leading freight providers including: FedEx, UPS Freight and YRC. PartnerShip also offers customized LTL freight management programs and specialized trade show shipping options. The PMPA member discounts are applicable on both inbound and outbound shipments.

Production Machining

Production Machining, published by Gardner Business Media, is the premier trade publication for the precision machined products industry. PMPA partners with Gardner Business Media to produce this monthly publication, as well as the Precision Machining Technology Show –

Tooling U-SME

PMPA members receive a 20% discount off on-line training courses.  Be sure to mention you are a PMPA member - the discount will be applied.  Tooling U-SME is the industry leader in manufacturing training.  They offer diverse training resources including online training content, instructor-led training, book and video content and industry-backed certifications.