MassMEP supports manufacturers with Workforce Development (Build and empower your workforce), Operational Excellence (Solve operational issues) and Innovative Growth Strategies (Gain a competitive advantage).


MassMEP is a non-profit (501c3) organization that believes, given the proper support, manufacturers can challenge themselves and grow strategically, improve profitability, and create competitive advantages. Our method is to provide experiential-based training and solution-based support services. Every engagement focuses on both the transfer of knowledge and the successful implementation of this learning for immediate impact on the company.  Nearly all of our training and solutions programs are eligible for Workforce Training Grant Funds which we will assist the client company with processing.

MassMEP is part of the national Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP) network, and could be a valuable resource to your organization. The MEP National Network is sponsored by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). There are MEP Centers in all 50 states and in Puerto Rico, providing any U.S. manufacturer with access to resources to help them succeed.

Our organization supports manufacturers with Workforce Development (Build and empower your workforce with training’s on problem-solving, leadership training, idea systems, standard work, job instructions, job methods, and visual management.), Operational Excellence (Solve operational issues like substandard quality, late delivery, inefficiency, and low profitability with our organizational management solutions. Learn how to streamline manufacturing processes and put lean concepts to work with continuous improvement systems.) and Innovative Growth Strategies (Gain competitive advantage and long-term profitability with growth and innovation through corporate strategic planning, value assessment, marketing and sales systems, and project management.).

Services Provided

Business Planning

  • Business Plan Consulting
  • Market Plan Development

Financial Resources and Assistance

  • Grant Funding

Human Resources, Workforce and Talent

  • Apprenticeship
  • Employee Development (Specialty)
  • Industry (Specialty)
  • Leadership/Professional Development
  • Workforce Training (Specialty)

Internship Programs and Student Services

  • Apprenticeship

Management Issues

  • Leadership/Professional Development

Manufacturing, High Tech, Life Sciences Development

  • Manufacturing Development (Specialty)

Marketing and Sales

  • Branding/Rebranding
  • Market Plan Development and Training
  • Website Development

Networking and Associations

  • Industry Specific

Operations and Logistics

  • Health and Safety Training (Specialty)
  • Quality Improvement (Supply Chain, Six Sigma) (Specialty)

Technical Assistance

  • Website Development


  • Business Management Training
  • Health and Safety Training (Specialty)
  • Marketing Plan Training

Accelerators and Incubators

  • Accelerator
  • Incubator
Contact Information
Michael Hebert
27A Midstate Drive
Auburn, MA 01501