Why Ignite?

IgniteLI works closely with local, State, and Federal government personnel and agencies to support both individual manufacturers and our regional industry sectors. We have been able to help companies with things like site clean-ups, sewers, certificates of occupancy, federal bids, state funding claw backs, and a variety of other issues. Take a look at some of our other benefits and get in on the action.


We have compiled a network of Professional Employment Organizations that align with our values and mission to serve Long Island communities. We encourage our members to take advantage of their services for any human resource needs:

  • Regulatory Compliance & Risk Management
  • Employee Benefits Program
  • Payroll & Payroll Taxes
  • Training & Development
  • HR Administration
  • HR Technology Partnerships

Supply Chain Experts

We partner with Blue Tiger International to create a freight consortium as a “value-add” service for our members. Members can enjoy discounted transportation rates in the following areas:

  • Domestic Transportation
  • Warehousing, Distribution, & Fulfillment
  • Import & Export Freight
  • Customs Clearance
  • Logistics Technology
  • Trade Compliance Management

Grant Writing & Rebates

Ignite LI offers in-house expertise on local, state, and federal grant, incentive, and funding programs. Please contact us if you are:

  • Creating jobs
  • Investing in machinery/ equipment
  • Buying a building
  • Dealing with high electric costs
  • Need employee training
  • Need business certifications
  • Engaged in import/ export
  • Losing business to foreign competition

Training & Apprenticeship Programs

IgniteLI’s robust training & apprenticeship programs serve as invaluable assets to members. With our extensive network of trainers, we are able to help identify your needs, find the best fit for your business, and source any potential funding to offset costs.

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Our extensive membership gives IgniteLI unique insight into the complex issues Long Island manufacturers face on a daily basis. We engage with and educate State and Federal lawmakers in Albany and Washington, D.C. throughout the year to bring these issues to the forefront of their attention, and work with them to create effective policies that benefit our local communities.