Supplier & Manufacturer Benefits
Supplier and Manufacturer membership is open to any firm who sells or distributes materials or services whose end use is intended for inclusion in fire sprinkler systems but is not eligible for membership as a Sprinkler Manufacturer or Contractor.
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-Discounts on seminar registrations and Resource Center products
-Access to Members Only sections of our website.
-Subscriptions to Members Only publications:
Published six times a year, this four-color magazine is packed with articles, opinions and information from the leading experts in the industry.
Published on Tuesdays when there is no live Technical online seminar, this newsletter keeps members up to date on the changes and proposed changes to the fire sprinkler codes and standards, as well as rapidly developing fire protection technology.
Every month our regional operations team will keep you informed of the local and national legislation, updates in codes and standards and other fire sprinkler industry updates.
Published monthly, a personal newsletter from the NFSA President, Shane Ray.
Published quarterly discussing recent topics pertaining to NFPA 25.
Published monthly highlighting upcoming training events.
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Not only do NFSA SAM members save up to $1,000 per booth space at the alternate year exhibition, they also receive one free full seminar registration and one exhibits-only registration per booth space.
Members enjoy a 20% discount on ad space in the NFSA's acclaimed four color magazine, SQ, and pay half as much as non-members on ad space in the Annual Seminar souvenir program.
INCREASE YOUR SALES.......
-As an NFSA member, your company will have access to the top sprinkler contractors in the country via membership lists and networking opportunities such as Chapter meetings, area seminars and other social and educational events.
-NFSA's flagship publication "SQ" provides an effective medium for reaching the industry's top decision makers through its ad page and "Sprinkling of News" new products and announcements section.
"SAM" Council-a twelve member council, elected by and from the "SAM" membership, meets several times a year to discuss those affairs germane to the suppliers' and manufacturers' interests. The council also initiates a programs consistent with the goals and objectives of the NFSA to benefit the industry which supports it.
Board of Directors Representation and National Participation-The NFSA is the only national sprinkler association which gives a voice on its Board of Directors to supplier members. Two representatives are selected from the "SAM" Council to fill this important seat. The participation of members on regional and national committees is encouraged.
Local Support-Through its ten region network of Regional Managers, Area Directors and Chapters, the NFSA provides focus on local issues and initiatives. The support of NFSA's supplier members is an important factor in the success of local activities.