Tri-State Manufacturers’ Alliance
Q1 Event: Lead with an Impact
March 7, 2018 | 7:00 AM - 11:00 AM CDT
During our Q1 event, we will hear from Alcoa’s Warrick Operations Manufacturing Director, Joe Kuhn, along with his leadership team to understand their business challenges – successes and missteps – in their journey to create leaders. Learn how to take practical leadership actions for an immediate and sustainable impact.
Benchmarking Best Practices at Alcoa

The Lean Peer Group recently visited Alcoa Warrick Operations to benchmark the plant’s production Daily Management systems.

Frequently Asked Questions

Why join Tri-State Manufacturers’ Alliance? How much does it cost? Visit the Frequently Asked Questions page to learn more.


Companies participating in Tri-State Manufacturers’ Alliance work collaboratively to create a vibrant and attractive manufacturing environment in Southwest Indiana that results in improved revenue and profitability and an increase in manufacturing sector jobs. Tri-State Manufacturers’ Alliance hosts quarterly events, coordinates plants tours, facilitates peer group discussions and networking sessions, and provides an outlet best practice sharing.

A 16-member Executive Committee works alongside Southwest Indiana Chamber team members to develop programs and events targeted to manufacturers in the broader Southwest Indiana region.

  • Upcoming Tri-State Manufacturers’ Alliance events | Calendar>
  • B-Blog: Manufacturing | Check out recent posts>
  • Businesses that participate in Manufacturers’ Alliance | See list>
  • Meet the Tri-State Manufacturers’ Alliance Executive Committee | More>
  • Frequently Asked Questions | Get the answers>
  • Peer Groups | CFO, Lean and Quality

Q3 Presentations:
Download: “Getting to the heart of it”
Download: Uniseal LEAN Efforts
Download: Lean Leadership Principles

Q4 Presentation:
Download: “Leaders for Today – Prepared for Tomorrow”

For more information about the Southwest Indiana Chamber Tri-State Manufacturers’ Alliance, contact Ellen Knapp by email or call 812-425-8147. Not a Southwest Indiana Chamber member? Learn more about membership for manufacturers.

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