Description of Sales Conference:
The Annual Conference is NEMRA’s largest event, bringing together and engaging 2,000 attendees over 3 days. It is the largest gathering, in the electrical industry, of top level executives of electrical manufacturers and independent business owners and provides the perfect setting for strategic planning/business reviews with their partners, industry relevant networking sessions, motivational/inspirational speakers, professional development and educational opportunities as well as exposing the representatives to new companies seeking to establish sales representation and to business providers offering new tools and services that benefit and strengthen the partnerships.
Who may attend the NEMRA Annual Conference?
Only due paying representatives and manufacturers are invited to attend. Non-member attendance must be pre-approved by NEMRA. Admittance to all events is by badge only and is strictly enforced.
What are the key events during the Conference?
The Annual Conference features educational sessions, Manufacturer Sales Meetings, Business Review Sessions, Product Showcase & Business Service Expo, General Session with keynote speaker, and opening night cocktail reception for all attendees. Many manufacturers host after hours social events for their sales representatives.
Is the NEMRA Annual Conference a trade show?
No, it is not. We offer a limited number of non–member manufacturers and select business service providers the opportunity to participate with a trade show type booth in our designated Product Showcase and Business Service Expo area. Many manufacturers seeking to build a NEMRA rep network have successfully used the annual conference as an economical way to meet potential representatives.
NEMRA Empower Tomorrow Fund (Educational Foundation)
NEMRA Empower Tomorrow Fund has now provided over $150,000 in Scholarships to sons and daughters of NEMRA Members and their employees. This year, NEMRA has added two additional scholarships and will be providing 21 Scholarships, in total, to deserving candidates. Donations to the Foundation are fully tax deductible.