Trade Association Partners

ACMA

The American Catalog Mailers Association (ACMA) is the only industry association advocating specifically for catalog marketers. As the primary voice of the Catalog Industry, the ACMA represents its members on issues that directly concern their immediate and long term commercial interests, namely...

  • Postal rates, regulations and technical matters
  • Tax laws and regulations
  • Regulatory and congressional relations
  • Environmental issues
  • Innovative business oriented advances
  • All current or potential external threats to the catalog industry

The ACMA, a nonprofit organization organized under Section 501(c) (6) of the Internal Revenue Service code of 1986, is a cataloger-focused group. Membership is open to any party with significant interests in the catalog mailing industry, including catalog mailers, printers, paper companies, consultants, database marketing and other service providers.


ARDA

The American Resort Development Association (ARDA) is the Washington, D.C.-based trade association representing the vacation ownership and resort development industries (timeshare). ARDA members range from privately held firms to publicly traded corporations with extensive experience in shared ownership interest in leisure real estate. The membership also includes timeshare owner associations (HOAs), resort management companies, industry vendors, suppliers, and consultants – as well as owners, through the ARDA Resort Owners Coalition (ARDA-ROC).


DMA

DMA is the world’s leading independent organization for data-driven marketers. Their vision is for a world in which every marketer has the ability to provide their customers with exactly what they need, at precisely the right moment when they need it.

Mission: Advance and protect responsible data-driven marketing.

Vision: Be the premier trade association for executives who embrace a responsible, customer-centric approach to marketing and fundraising.


IAB

The Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) is comprised of more than 600 leading media and technology companies that are responsible for selling 86% of online advertising in the United States. The IAB empowers the media and marketing industries to thrive in the digital economy. The organization educates marketers, agencies, media companies and the wider business community about the value of interactive advertising. Working with its member companies, the IAB evaluates and recommends standards and practices and fields critical research on interactive advertising. Founded in 1996, the IAB is headquartered in New York City with a Public Policy office in Washington, D.C.


IFA

Celebrating 56 years of excellence, education and advocacy, the International Franchise Association is the world's oldest and largest organization representing franchising worldwide. IFA works through its government relations and public policy, media relations and educational programs to protect, enhance and promote franchising and nearly 733,000 franchise establishments that support nearly 7.6 million direct jobs, $674.3 billion of economic output for the U.S. economy and 2.5 percent of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP). IFA members include franchise companies in over 300 different business format categories, individual franchisees and companies that support the industry in marketing, law, technology and business development


NEMOA

NEMOA was founded in 1947 as the New England Mail Order Association. Today, NEMOA is one of the nation's most active multichannel merchant associations dedicated exclusively to the catalog/multichannel industry.

NEMOA’s mission is "Networking and Education for Direct Marketers" which is achieved through two educational conferences each year, and on NEMOA's website where there are links to member organizations, updates on industry news, job postings, and an active message board.

NEMOA member companies come from all across the US, Canada and Europe – it is not necessary to be from New England to become a member. It is also not required to be a member to attend a NEMOA event.


NTEN

NTEN aspires to a world where all nonprofit organizations use technology skillfully and confidently to meet community needs and fulfill their missions.

NTEN is the membership organization of nonprofit technology professionals. Its members share the common goal of helping nonprofits use all aspects of technology more effectively.

NTEN believes that technology allows nonprofits to work with greater social impact. It enables its members to strategically use technology to make the world a better, just, and equitable place.

NTEN facilitates the exchange of knowledge and information within its community. NTEN connects its members to each other, provides professional development opportunities, educates its constituency


Shop.org

Shop.org, a division of the National Retail Federation, is focused on providing holistic member value to digital retailers and the companies that serve them. Our vision is to be the world’s most valued membership community for digital commerce.

Since 1996, the digital retail industry has joined with Shop.org to advance the retail industry though shared knowledge, experience and expertise. Shop.org's network of more than 600 member companies and thousands of actively participating executives is focused on the digital retail industry’s most critical challenges and rewarding opportunities.