MAHPBA exists solely to help YOU grow your business and the industry.
Why Join MAHPBA?
(click each benefit below to learn more)
Financial Value of Membership
RETAILERS: $425/YR - A RETURN OF OVER 300%
MONETARY SAVINGS in operation costs, event registrations and education/certifications:
- EXPO Registration...5 free Tickets ($375 value)
- MAHPBA HPBExpo Reception...FREE ($80/person value)
- MAHPBA Annual Meeting Registration...INVITED (No Access to Non-Members)
- NFI Certifications Onsite Review...FREE (No Access to Non-Members)
- NFI Certifications Online Review & Exam...$349 ($523.50/person value)
- HPBA Membership Directory (1 listing)...FREE ($500 value)
- Co-op Reimbursement for MAHPBA Membership...up to 50% (Not Available to Non-Members)
- Discounts on Operations & Marketing Expenses...up to 20% (Not Available to Non-Members) through:
Plus, PRICELESS SAVINGS on:
- Government Affairs Advocacy
- Industry Market Research, Updates and Resources - Regional and National
- National Publicity
- Networking with Industry Colleagues
Membership in the Mid-Atlantic Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Association (MAHPBA) is open to all entities in Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and District of Columbia who have a commercial interest in products and/or services through the industry. Additional membership options are available to non-residents and associates.
Joining MAHPBA includes membership in the Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Association (HPBA) -- two great organizations dedicated solely to your industry’s interests. As a current member, HPBA offers you a number of free HPBExpo passes AND your company membership benefits extend to ALL of your employees! Employees will also have access to the resources on our website, event registration discounts, NFI training discounts and more! An exclusive invitation is waiting for you to MAHPBA’s HPBExpo Reception --THE premier members’-only social event generously sponsored by industry suppliers. Enjoy many great experiences throughout the years with your industry peers!
HAVE A VOICE Gain a say in what happens in government through MAHPBA’s advocacy efforts. Have your voice added, along with other member companies throughout the Mid-Atlantic region, to be heard by the legislators and regulators on matters that impact your business. Be kept up-to-date with industry issues which may affect your business--MAHPBA is your “watchdog” for ever-increasing environmental and regulatory issues. See how much HPBA & MAHPBA have invested recently here.
NETWORKING It’s not just who you know, it’s who others know. Networking is Powerful! See details and register for HPBExpo Reception, Wednesday, March 7 at the FGL House in Nashville, TN!
LEARNING Get a competitive edge over non-members with exclusive training opportunities on a variety of industry-related topics. Attend at member-discounted prices to share ideas that will help make your business more effective and profitable and obtain needed CEUs to stay get and stay NFI certified through HPBEF. Don't miss the best affiliate Annual Meeting to be held at the Valley Forge Convention Center, King of Prussia, PA, June 4 & 5, 2018! Receive MAHPBA’s E-Newsletter and stay informed on regional matters, get marketing ideas, enjoy industry news and views and share your thoughts on matters of concern to all. Participate in, and benefit from, continuing educational opportunities (at member-reduced prices) such as the HEARTH/NFI Certification Program (gas, wood & pellet) and additional CEU offerings.
VISIBILITY Stand out and get noticed in your community with the consumer directory at mahpba.org. Manage your business to the community with pictures, text, links, post hot deals, job openings and events. Add keywords to help consumers find you when they run web searches. Access this on-the-go--with all your devices--at any time!
CREDIBILITY Raise your reputation through MAHPBA membership and enjoy the invaluable benefit from Association Identity. Proudly display your MAHPBA Membership Certificate, window decals and store policy notice items which enhance your presence and status as an industry member AND professional!
DISCOUNTS Increase your purchasing power through members-only discounts and perks. In addition to member-only pricing on MAHPBA events, education and products, save up to 20% OFF on Operations and Marketing by contacting HPBA's Affinity Partners and by participating in the Savings4Members program specifically designed to help you reduce costs and increase profitability. Use your co-op dollars or see incentives from these sponsors to help defray the cost of your membership. See how membership savings add up here!
Need more info? Please contact Brenda French at 603-669-2744 ext 102 OR EMAIL
"MAHPBA is the glue that holds us all together!"
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