Cookware Manufacturers Association
The Cookware Manufacturers Association (CMA) is a not-for-profit trade association owned by its membership: manufacturers of cookware, bakeware and kitchenware with operations and headquarters in the United States. We’ve been around since the 1920’s, promoting our members and developing engineering standards for the industry. Our blog is the place to learn about the latest advances in manufacturing, retailing, distribution, and materials.
Executive Vice President Penny Rosema
As the primary link between CMA members, their board, and the public, Penny Rosema has her finger on the pulse of the industry. Her unique background of engineering know-how, international business savvy, and extensive experience in cookware procurement makes Penny a highly knowledgeable spokesperson for the Association.
Penny has over 30 years of consumer product manufacturing experience including product development, product cost engineering, and procurement. After earning her MBA from Notre Dame she worked with suppliers in the U.S., Japan, South Korea, China, Thailand, and Europe.
As spokesperson for the CMA, Penny welcomes inquiries and comments from members, the press, and the public.