STMA Membership

We encourage you to consider becoming an STMA member. The annual membership dues covers the company. Your key staff would all be considered members, and welcome to attend our meetings and events. STMA now has 218 member companies.

Monthly Meetings

STMA hosts 8 monthly member luncheon meetings/year, on 4th Tuesday of the month.

Average attendance: 100+
Cost: $27 per person pre-paid; $30 per person day of meeting

We send our members meeting invitations by email, and ask that you confirm your attendance no later than noon on the Friday before the meeting. (Ensures we have adequate food and seating.)

Our meetings are for our members and invited guests only, and are not open to the public.

Luncheons update attendees about industry developments, and provide informative programs

Please refer to our “Networking & Promotion” guide and ensure attendees are familiar with it.

Recent Meeting Program Topics

  • Pharr International Bridge – Annual Update
  • OSHA Corpus Christi Area – Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA)
  • Dykema – I’m harassing? No, your harassing: Addressing the Complexities of Workplace Harassment
  • SAFE GLOBAL – Update on Tamaulipas and Mexico’s Current Situation
  • FBI McAllen – Foreign Economic Espionage in Cyberspace
  • 2020 Census – What’s At Stake For Texas And the Benefits of the Trade Act of 1974
  • Hidalgo Sheriff’s Office – Active Shooter Awareness

STMA relies primarily on your membership dues to support our efforts. We are a 501c6 non-profit Trade Association dedicated to leading and strengthening the industry in the RGV. We partner with area Colleges, K-12 Districts, Economic Development Corporations, and Workforce Boards. We collaborate with Legislators, Trade Associations, and both the state and national Associations of Manufacturers to support our industry. We serve as a critically important information resource for our member companies.