Fastlane MEP

Our Story

Everything we do comes down to relationships. The FASTLANE team is a group of people with a heart and passion for manufacturing. We are industry people, with manufacturing backgrounds, who love helping the Dayton Region Manufacturers thrive. Our passion to serve and solve problems drives us. This is how our story began…


Manufacturing Industry Perception

Written by: Tamara Wamsley

Is the Manufacturing Industry Unstable?


In December 2016, Deloitte and The Manufacturing Institute conducted a study on the Public Perception of the Manufacturing Industry.  In this study, one-third of Americans stated that they would not encourage their children to pursue a […]

How to Define Your Unique Value Proposition

Written by: Tamara Wamsley

Defining your Unique Value Proposition


Most people have heard the term unique value proposition (UVP) but many manufacturers do not realize how important defining it is to their business.  The UVP of your business clearly defines how you add value to […]

Lean Six Sigma Tools for Small Manufacturers

Written by: Tamara Wamsley

Lean Six Sigma Tools for Small Manufacturers


Smaller sized manufacturing companies need to increase the bottom line, reduce costs, and be more efficient with the resources that they have, sometimes even more than larger companies do.  Which leads to the question…why do […]

  • Ohio MEP
  • University of Dayton
  • UDRI
  • DRMA
  • Dayton Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Better Business Bureau