Mikey the Manufacturer book cover

Mikey the Manufacturer

By Ben Bemis

Illustrated by Russ Cox

ISBN: 978-0-9899784-9-1


Excitement fills the air for Professional Day in Ms. Honeydew’s classroom. The children come dressed as a dentist, a firefighter, an airline pilot… and a manufacturer. A what? Join the class on a field trip inside a manufacturing plant where people bend metal, wield lasers, and operate robots to make the things we rely on every day!

36 page hardcover, 8.5 x 8.5 inches


Ben Bemis was born one of six children and fully appreciates the value of family, which he believes is the cornerstone of our society. In his everyday role as a commercial banker he has the pleasure of working with various companies in the manufacturing industry. Ben holds a Bachelor’s of Science degree from University Wisconsin – La Crosse, where he was a four year letter winner on the men’s basketball team. After college, Ben met his amazing wife Lynsey and they are building their family in Wisconsin.