NY Manufacturing Extension Partnership

Find Manufacturing
Expertise and Services for your
NYS-based Business

The New York State Manufacturing Extension Partnership (NY MEP) assists small and mid-sized manufacturers in becoming more competitive.

As a network of 11 independent, not-for-profit organizations, New York MEP centers cultivate the growth of high-tech industry and help smaller manufacturers modernize. The NY MEP organizations share a common commitment to providing direct, strategic assistance to companies in the areas of entrepreneurship, technology commercialization, product development, high-tech business incubator management and technology transfer services.

Meet The Leadership

Kinda Younes

Executive Director- ITAC

Steve Lockwood

Executive Director – CITEC

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Cory Albrecht

Director – Advanced Inst for Manufacturing

Michael Lobsinger

Senior VP – Center for Economic Growth

James Senall

President – NextCorps

Carol Miller

Executive Director – Alliance for Manufacturing & Technology (AM&T)

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Imin Kao

Executive Director – Manufacturing and Technology Resource Consortium (MTRC)

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Thomas Phillips

Executive Director, Manufacturing and Technology Enterprise Center

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Elena Garuc

Executive Director – FuzeHub

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Benjamin Rand

President – Insyte Consulting

James D’Agostino

MEP Center Director – TDO

Our Services

Manufacturers may contact the MEP center in their region for the assistance they need to maintain and enhance their competitiveness, or contact FuzeHub for a consultation to discuss their needs and match them with the appropriate resource.

Lean and Quality Management

Identifies and eliminates waste (non-value-added activities) through continuous improvement.

Product Development

Addresses all stages of the process, including prototyping and small batch manufacturing assistance.

Technology Scouting

Find technology solutions by providing access to government, university, and private sector researchers.


Helps manufacturers gain a competitive edge by reducing environmental costs and impacts.

Supply Chain

Provides a wide range of technical and business assistance, supporting the development of competitive manufacturing supply chains.

Technology Driven Marketplace Intelligence

A systematic and comprehensive approach to diversify a business into new sectors using technology-focused market intelligence.