Member Benefits

    Why you should be one of us

    BNSME is a dynamic group that offers valuable opportunities to make connections and to enhance your skills and expertise.

    • Networking. Members interact regularly in a comfortable, informal atmosphere that makes everyone feel welcome.

    • Professional development. Enlightening dinner presentations, educational lunch seminars and other forums address timely topics and important issues.

    • Visibility. Meetings, events, awards and committees provide excellent ways to achieve a high profile for your company and yourself.

    • Value. Dues include all eight dinner meetings including the gala honoring our Executive of the Year.

    Why join BNSME?

    • Professional Development, Relationship Building

    • Monthly Dinner Meetings with Knowledgeable Expert Speakers

    • Unique Sponsorship and Exclusive Advertising Opportunities

    • Executive Level Networking

    • Mentoring Among Members

    • Relevant Interactive Educational Seminars


    Read what past president, Fred Bristol has to say about joining BNSME...

    The most overlooked business and career boosting activity by Fred Bristol

    Joining and being active in associations: a chamber of commerce; an industry trade group AND a professional association like Buffalo Niagara Sales and Marketing Executives (BNSME) is the most overlooked and underrated business and career boosting activity. Two of the most important drivers of success are making connections with your various stakeholders and keeping up-to-date with developments in your industry, markets and profession. And it turns out, networking and professional development are the two major benefits of associations. However, the key to gaining leverage from this activity is to be involved in all three types of organizations, not just one. Not only do they offer unique benefits and target audiences that are all very important to your business and your career, there is a significant cumulative effect of having all three memberships.  Read more...