• In the last 5 years, nearly 6.2 million
    vehicles have been produced in Kentucky

  • The automotive industry employs nearly 100,000
    workers at over 500 establishments

  • 1,316,137 Kentucky-made vehicle
    were produced in 2016

  • $5.4 billion in Kentucky-made vehicles and
    parts were exported in 2016

  • Kentucky is the #1 vehicle-producing state
    per capita, and #3 overall

Membership Application

Thank you for your interest in joining the Kentucky Automotive Industry Association (KAIA). KAIA is an industry-led organization driven by the needs of Kentucky’s expansive automotive industry. As a member of KAIA, you can join leading original equipment manufacturers and suppliers in helping shape the future of the auto industry in Kentucky. Join today by submitting the following application. You can also download the application in PDF format below, fill out, and email back to address shown at the bottom of the application.

Download application in PDF format

Account Information

Company/Organization/Individual Name:










Number of full-time Kentucky-based employees in your organization:

Company Description - In 500 characters or less, describe your organization (skip this section if individual or student membership)

Account Administrators

Contact #1 - Primary


Job Title:



Mailing Address (if different from account address):


Contact #2


Job Title:



Mailing Address (if different from account address):


Billing Contact


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Membership Type

Please indicate your membership category below

Industry Eligible members: Automotive original equipment manufacturers and suppliers with a Kentucky operation and the Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development. industry
Affiliate Eligible members: All other companies/firms providing direct services to the automotive industry, as well as nonprofit/government agencies, individuals/students, and educational institutions. affiliate
Allied Eligible members: Automotive original equipment manufacturers, suppliers and other companies/firms providing services to the automotive industry that do not have a Kentucky operation. allied

Membership Dues

An invoice for annual membership dues will be prepared and sent to the billing contact provided above based on the verified number of Kentucky full-time employees and the designated membership category.

confirmation I understand that by providing the contact information above, including mailing and e-mail addresses, on behalf of the organization specified above, I am authorized to and hereby consent for the organization/individual to receive mailings and e-mails sent by or on behalf of the Kentucky Automotive Industry Association.




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