MAMTC is a not-for-profit corporation that is supported by a public and private partnership of Kansas companies, the Kansas Department of Commerce and the National Institute of Standards and Technology Manufacturing Extension Partnership (NIST MEP). NIST MEP is part of the U.S. Department of Commerce with a mission to help make American businesses more innovative at home and more competitive abroad.
MAMTC is unique versus other resources.
1. Innovation Engineering Black Belts
Our people are real experts that have undergone international certification in increasing speed and decreasing risk with new products and services plus innovations in process areas such as LEAN, Marketing and New Customer Development. Quality control charting of our Black Belts ensure process quality and reliability.
2. We “get” small and mid-sized companies.
Our people are Black Belts who have special training in helping small and mid-sized companies. Most also have “been there and done that” when it comes to growing a small or mid-sized business. We understand small business cash flow, risk management and employee motivation.
3. International Innovation Network
MAMTC is your gateway to innovation connections around the world. Connections that can help you problem solve technical, regulatory and export challenges. As a NIST MEP affiliate, we are part of a network of 1,300 small and mid-sized business experts and the USA National Innovation Marketplace.
MAMTC is proud to be an Innovation Engineering Institute Certified provider. The Innovation Engineering movement is based upon applying the systemic approach of Dr. W. Edwards Deming and applying it to growth and innovation. The movement was founded by the Eureka! Ranch and the University of Maine.