July 03, 2015

Membership News-in-Brief

Association News

 Nearly 1,800 delegates, prospective members and guests attended the recently annual Industrial Supply Association convention in Cleveland. Overall attendance jumped by 12.6 percent compared to 2014, with larger numbers of participants in every membership category. The increase demonstrates that association members have responded positively to changes to the convention format, such as providing greater access to distributors, and improving the professional development offerings. The 2016 ISA convention will be April 16-19 in Rosemont, Ill.

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