Individual Membership

    SERVICE TO WNY SINCE 1942

    Buffalo Niagara Sales and Marketing Executives (BNSME) has been promoting excellence in the sales and marketing professions for over 75 years by providing educational opportunities, networking, and other professional resources to our managerial members.

    Through B/NSME, our members belong to a professional Association, thereby enhancing business and networking opportunities.

    MEMBER ACTIVITY

    Our seminars, dinner meetings, and planned activities provide outstanding opportunities to gain valuable ideas, insights and knowledge from the most talented sales and marketing experts throughout the country.

    BNSME encourages members to be involved on our committees and commit themselves to attend monthly meetings and activities to realize the full benefits of networking and the exchange of business experience with their peers.

    While networking is highly prized, we discourage membership for the sole purpose of business solicitation.

    By submitting this application, you indicate your understanding and acceptance of BNSME’s membership expectations.

    INVESTMENT IN MEMBERSHIP

    Initiation Fee: $100.00
    Annual Dues: Individual $425, Affiliate $375, Associate $0 (non-refundable; includes 8 dinner meetings; payable on anniversary date)

    PAYMENT BY

    Check to BNSME
    Credit card: American Express; VISA; MasterCard

    MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION PROCESS

    • A membership committee member may call you for a brief interview.

    • The Membership Committee and Board will review your application.

    • The Board votes on all pending membership applications at its monthly meeting.

    • You will be notified after the Board meeting of your membership status.

    • Upon approval, submit a jpeg photograph for publicity and Roster

      Current/past member
      Electronic/Print Media
      Direct Mail
      Other
      Business Owner
      Sales and/or Marketing Manager
      Consultant in sales and/or marketing
      Trainer in sales and/or marketing
      Full time sales and/or marketing educator
      Sales and/or marketing professional

    Membership Types

    Individual: sales and/or marketing managers, vice presidents, trainers, consultants or company owners

    Affiliate: A person employed in a sales or marketing position who is not in a management role

    Associate: full time educators in the sales or marketing fields or a non-member who has rendered unusually meritorious service to Sales, Marketing or to the Community. An Associate Member shall not be required to pay dues but will be required to pay for meals at the meetings attended.

     Affiliate
     Associate
     Individual

    I agree that if elected to membership, I will be governed by the BNSME Constitution and By-Laws. I will promote the objectives and welfare of the Association, and I will resign from the Association should my duties change so that I no longer meet membership eligibility.