Each week, our Proud to Manufacture in Michigan team picks from more than 1,000 member companies to name a Featured Manufacturer of the Week. Our latest winner is The Oakwood Group!

Featured Manufacturer of the Week


Since 1945, The Oakwood Group has been looking ahead for “what’s next” to move their customers and company forward. Originally, the group supplied water pumps to Ford Motor Company and its success has been advancing ever since.

The Oakwood Group’s inspired design and engineering teams take technology in new directions to deliver high-performing products that can soften an impact, boost the appearance of an automotive interior and more. Specializing in the production of highly engineered impact absorbers, overhead systems and audio covers, the company serves a variety of market segments.

By applying technology in new ways to improve value and performance, the company’s customers will say The Oakwood Group helps save lives and fashionably boost their brands. It’s their unique ability to design, engineer and manufacture products that pushes technology to new levels.

Congratulations The Oakwood Group for being PTMIM’s Featured Manufacturer of the Week!


Others looking to support the ongoing growth of Michigan manufacturing and connect with more than 1,000 diverse manufacturers throughout the state can join our Proud to Manufacture in Michigan (PTMIM) program.

PTMIM offers a number of benefits to members, including an official PTMIM poster to display, a company page on the PTMIM website, a PTMIM logo for the company’s website and the chance to win Featured Manufacturer of the Week – all at no cost!

Learn more about the PTMIM program here or become a member here for the opportunity to be named our next Featured Manufacturer of the Week!