When you join BMA Carolinas, you become part of our local, prestigious organization as well as the National Business Marketing Association. BMA is the only marketing organization devoted exclusively to business to business marketers. Whether you are a seasoned marketer or just starting out, BMA Carolinas provides multiple benefits to becoming a member, including networking, education, professional development, resources and recognition.
The BMA Carolinas membership is comprised of corporate professionals, marketing agencies, and service providers representing businesses ranging from start-ups to Fortune 50 companies. Our networking gives members tangible opportunities to build relationships and expand their professional reputation – making it easier to conduct business in today’s fast-changing marketplace.
BMA Carolinas speaker programs and events offer discussion topics and hands-on training, helping to define trends in today’s B2B marketing. Our continuing education gives members of all experience levels a competitive edge with ample opportunities to acquire the skills and knowledge needed to successfully navigate the rapidly changing B2B marketing environment.
BMA Carolinas offers significant member discounts for:
The BMA Carolinas provides a depth of professional resources including white papers, industry trend research, case studies, videos, podcasts, and newsletters, regional and national magazines. All of these resources are available to members, along with the annual world-class conference hosted by BMA National. The access to BMA marketing resources gives members the knowledge to make business decisions based on industry trends and research.
BMA Carolinas acknowledges exceptional marketing achievements through the ProAds and the National B2s awards. Our high standard of recognition enables members to attract new business and retain existing business relationships based on their marketing excellence. Awards are given to marketers for achieving outstanding strategy, creative and results.
As a member of BMA you get access to unparalleled networking. We connect members with the kind of knowledge, people and programs that make achieving their companies’ objectives more efficient and effective.
As a business marketer or communicator, your needs are distinct from those of the consumer marketing environment. Broad-brush marketing associations or trade organizations devoted to a single program category cannot effectively provide the required resources. You need a community that, like you, focuses on meeting the challenges presented in business marketing, day in and day out. You need the BMA.
You are now entitled to take advantage of a wide range of BMA and ANA products and services, including several features you can access right from your desk:
BMA Individual Member dues: $300
The Carolinas Young Professionals (YPs) are a sub-group of the BMA Carolinas chapter that is comprised of young professionals and college students, ages 18 to 31, who are interested in honing their skills and knowledge of business-to-business marketing.
YP members experience the same benefits as all BMA Carolinas members, such as discounted conference and monthly luncheon tickets, networking opportunities as well as BMA/ANA’s hub of excellent market research and webinars, plus more! As part of the YPs, you will also have access to YP networking events, mentorship programs and YP specific educational events.
Membership Plans for BMA YPs:
YP Starter Plan*
You Pay: $75/year
Designed for young professionals who are just getting started with their careers and are budget conscious. Joining with the starter plan allows you to benefit from discounted rates to YP events, BMA luncheons and networking events that can provide you with a taste of what the BMA NCSC chapter has to offer!
*Limited to ages 18-30. Low price rate available for maximum of 2 years.
BMA General Membership:
You Pay: $300/year
If you prefer to have access to everything the BMA has to offer, you may join as a BMA member. The provides you with national and local chapter benefits listed below. In addition, you may receive discounts to ANA conferences and more!
Does your company have a Corporate Membership with the BMA NCSC chapter? You can join the BMA YP program for no additional charge. Contact the YP Committee Chair if you have any questions.