The Makers Division (MAKERS) represents any company employing machine operators in the fabrics industry. The Division works to build the sewing and manufacturing workforce. Members have the opportunity to shape training curricula in their regions and find trained, certified employees to build their business. The Makers Division provides a network to exchange information, solve common problems and develop mutually beneficial relationships.

MAKERS is a division of the Industrial Fabrics Association International (IFAI), a trade association comprised of member companies representing the global specialty fabrics and advanced textiles marketplace. IFAI invests more than $8 million each year to advance the fabrics industry and support member companies.