Support organizations expand the network value we bring our clients.
MARN’s affiliation with strong and respected industry leaders ensures that we—and our clients—stay abreast of the highest level of expertise, products and services available.
MARN is a proud member of MANA (Manufacturers' Agents National Association), an organization that facilitates stronger manufacturer/agent relationships. By educating world businesses, national business, industry, and government, MANA promotes the unique importance of retaining the integrity that defines a successful relationship between manufacturers and agents.
Learn more about MANA: www.manaonline.org
MARN assists clients in facilitating an introduction to NETAAC (the New England Trade Adjustment Assistance Center). NETAAC was formed to aid New England manufacturers that have been negatively impacted by import trade. Qualifying businesses receive financial assistance through a cost-sharing model that helps to fund business-building consulting projects. These projects can include marketing and positioning initiatives, e-commerce, lean manufacturing implementation, and ISO compliance and registration initiatives. Grant Funding is provided to NETAAC by the U.S. Economic Development Administration, under the Department of Commerce, through the national Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA) for Firms program.
Learn more about NETAAC: www.netaac.org
Greater Valley Chamber of Commerce
MARN is a proud member of the Greater Valley Chamber of Commerce—a pro-active organization that lives by its motto, “Advancing the Regional Agenda through Business Leadership.” The Greater Valley Chamber of Commerce represents the All-America City business community of Ansonia, Beacon Falls, Derby, Oxford, Seymour, Shelton and the surrounding area. The Chamber is currently comprised of approximately 600 members, which encompasses cross-section of our area’s businesses with representation from manufacturing, retail, service, bio-tech, and corporate businesses.
Learn more about the Greater Valley Chamber: www.greatervalleychamber.com
ESIS improves the Procurement Management Strategy of manufacturers, regardless of company size or technical expertise. ESIS provides supply chain solutions through Harmony Order Management system (HOM), a web-enabled application that cuts through to the essence of Supply Chain Management to create a more efficient communication between buyers and suppliers. A single sign-on feature allows suppliers to receive orders from multiple customers by logging onto one secure web site. Working with ESIS, you can drastically reduce Your procurement costs with minimal up-front investment.
Learn more about ESIS: www.esisinc.com
MARN is a proud member of the Smaller Manufacturers Association of Connecticut. Also known as SMA, it was incorporated in 1949 as an organization that served to promote the cause of smaller manufacturing firms in all facets of their business organizations. Today, the SMA provides resources at monthly meetings which bring members topical and relevant information to help manufacturers thrive.
Learn more about SMA: www.sma-ct.com