The Makers Division (MAKERS) represents any company employing machine operators in the fabrics industry. The Division works to build the sewing and manufacturing workforce through a partnership with the Makers Coalition Foundation. 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.