Welcome to VMA

VMA connects YOU to the information, education and the people you need. Founded by Manufacturers for Manufacturers in 1980, this vibrant manufacturing community connects YOU to great ideas and people to inspire leadership and achievement in Volusia and Flagler Counties and the surrounding areas. This 35 year old manufacturers trade alliance has the power to transform the stature and development of the area's manufacturers. Join us and be part of the success.

Meetings and Events

Hands on Careers in Manufacturing

9th Annual Manufacturers Showcase

Welcome New Members


Learn more about the Strength of Manufacturing in Volusia and Flagler counties!

Learn more about trade show planning and strategies!


Final Overtime Rule Released by the DOL

By Julie Kniseley, Firm HR Mgr., James Moore CPA’s On May 18, 2016, the Department of Labor (DOL) released the [...]

Daytona State shows off technology center to Volusia, Flagler students

Once he heaves that tasseled cap into the air on graduation night, Ryan Nitti has plenty of options going forward. [...]

THE GIFT OF WATER: Daytona businessman donates filtration system to Kenyan school

DAYTONA BEACH — Back in April, Marty Shuster and John Upchurch went on one of those African safari trips people dream [...]

Global manufacturer Thompson Pump looking to expand in Port Orange

PORT ORANGE — Thompson Pump & Manufacturing Co. has been feeling a little cramped in the corner pocket of City Center [...]