MSCA

Proudly serving Polk, Highlands, Hardee, and Eastern Hillsborough Counties.

We are the MSCA

The Manufacturing and Supply Chain Alliance of Mid-Florida (MSCA), also known as Polk Manufacturing Association (PMA), has been supporting the growth of Polk County businesses that specialize in Manufacturing, Logistics, Transportation, and Warehousing.

We bring together businesses, suppliers, and networking opportunities that fosters mutual growth within Polk County and the state of Florida. MSCA helps businesses stay competitive by providing training opportunities and educating members about new technologies that facilitate scaling for growth and efficiency. We provide resources and training that addresses common issues, shared learnings and facilitates developing skilled workers. The MSCA organization partners with state and local agencies to seek grants and promote legislation that supports the economic health of our member businesses.

MSCA’s Mission and Vision

Relationships

Relationships

Cultivate and maintain strong working relationships with local and state economic development agencies to support and promote the growth of manufacturing and supply chain logistics companies.

Legislation

Legislation

Create a unified voice to influence legislative matters that affect the economic welfare and growth of manufacturers and their supply chain partners.

Growth

Growth

Provide forums to facilitate the professional development of members and to exchange best practices regarding human resource administration, safety, quality, productivity, and sustainability.

Training

Training

Partner with workforce education and training organizations to define, develop, and obtain funding for education and training programs that are relevant to the needs of manufacturers and their suppliers.

Upcoming Events

MSCA hosts an array of events throughout the year, including networking events, lunch and learns, facilities tours, and more. Click the events below to learn more and register to attend.

MSCA’s Featured Members

We support many of Mid-Florida’s fastest growing businesses. When you join MSCA, you have an opportunity to network and partner with an impressive range of organizations that are making great things happen in Polk County.

MSCA is part of the FloridaMakes Network

FloridaMakes is the official representative of the MEP National Network and NIST MEP in the State of Florida.

The MEP National Network™ is a unique public-private partnership that delivers comprehensive, proven solutions to U.S. manufacturers, fueling growth and advancing U.S. manufacturing.