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The Lowcountry Manufacturers Council is an organization focused on the unique issues and common goals of the manufacturing sector.

Together, the LMC and the SCMA are South Carolina’s leading advocates for manufacturing.

Our Mission

To enhance the competitiveness, promote development of, and create positive impact upon the manufacturing sector of the Lowcountry of South Carolina.


As a regional division of the South Carolina Manufacturers Alliance, the Lowcountry Manufacturers Council offers manufacturers in the Lowcountry added benefits:

  • Regional council dedicated to local efforts and lead by local industry executives
  • Plant Tours once per quarter
  • Several Networking Events per year
  • LMC Annual Meeting in Charleston in addition to the SCMA Annual Meeting
  • LMC Annual Golf Tournament
  • Full SCMA membership privileges, including access to statewide conferences, informative programs, training seminars, and networking events


2nd Annual Business + Brews
Wednesday, February 19, 2020
5 – 8 pm
Frothy Beard Brewery
Join us for Beer, Pizza & Wings with fellow manufacturers at Frothy Beard Brewing Company!
TWO FREE TICKETS per each LMC Member Company
Addtl LMC Member & Guest Tickets $20 each
Non-Members $30 each
Registration and sponsor details coming soon!

2nd Annual LMC Golf Tournament
Thursday, April 30, 2020
Registration and sponsor details coming soon!

Networking at the Charleston River Dogs
Summer 2020
Details to follow



Lowcountry Manufacturers Council Annual Meeting and Dinner

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 | 6:00-9:00 PM
Gaillard Center, Charleston, SC


LMC Inaugural Golf Tournament
Tuesday, April 30, 2019
Wild Dunes Harbor Course | Isle of Palms, SC
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Thank you to our sponsors!

Business + Brews Winter Networking
Wednesday | February 27th | 5 – 8 PM
Frothy Beard Brewing Company
1401 Sam Rittenburg Blvd | Charleston
Join us for Beer, Pizza & Wings with fellow manufacturers!
Manufacturers only
First 2 LMC Members are free!
$20 per additional LMC Member
$30 Non-LMC Member Manufacturers

Includes Pizza, Wings, and Two Drinks (Beer & Wine)

Brew Sponsors


To join the LMC or become a sponsor of one of our events, contact Deidre Menefee at (843) 345.0369 or dm@myscma.com

Board of Directors

Tom Daffron

Kenneth Skiles
The Lincoln Electric Company
1st Vice Chairman

Vincent Lombardy
VTL Precision Inc.
2nd Vice Chairman

David Stamps
Robert Bosch LLC

Nick Gill

Ramon Healy
The Boeing Company

Toby Kearney
Zuuk International, Inc.

Gil Leatherwood
Leatherwood Manufacturing, Inc.

Shawn Boggs

Joseph Schady
Alpha Sheet Metal Works, Inc.

Portia Sisk
Pegasus Steel

Jonathan Steinberg
Charleston Steel & Metal

Board Member Emeritus
Michael G. Leatherwood
Leatherwood Manufacturing Inc.