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GMI Manufacturing Makerspace Trailer Report

On January 13, 2017, Grow Manufacturing’s project coordinator, Maya Grunder, submitted a detailed report endorsing the initiation of a ‘Mobile Makerspace’ project within the North State region. The establishment and support of a ‘Mobile Makerspace Unit’ is validated through the initiative’s research, data collection and informational analysis.

Access the full report here: Grow Mfg. Makerspace Trailer Report



The North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) is the standard used by federal statistical agencies in classifying businesses for the purpose of collecting, analyzing and publishing statistical data related to the U.S. economy.

If you are registering to be eligible for contracts or intra-governmental transactions, you will be asked for your NAICS codes (that describe what type of business you are in) within the “Assertions” section of your entity registration on the “Goods and Services” page. In the Glossary on this page, you will find a link to the NAICS search page within the Census Bureau’s web site.


Economic Benefit Analysis – FREE.   

Every company has an economic impact on the local and surrounding community by virtual of the employees they employ, the supplies they buy and the products they sell.   You may have a confidential impact report run for your business which will outline the direct and indirect impacts your business has on the local community.  Download and complete the ImpactAnalysis Intake Form and email to for your personal report.

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