NIA's July 2018 E-News Bulletin

NIA wishes our members a safe and festive Fourth of July!  
The NIA office will be closed on Wednesday, July 4,  
in observance of the holiday.

50% Off New Member Promotion Available through Friday, July 6

Now Is a Great Time to Join NIA
You know that being a NIA member is good for your business and the industry, so please help us spread the word! Until Friday, July 6, companies can join NIA for 50% off the normal dues rate and receive full benefits through December 31, 2018.

If you have any questions about this promotion or would like to suggest a new member for staff to contact, please email the company name and contact information to (This promotion is available to companies who are first-time members of NIA.)
Power and Energy: Two Hot Topics in the August Insulation Outlook

It's Not Too Late to Advertise
The date to reserve ad space in the August issue of Insulation Outlook is Tuesday, July 10.  Topics in this issue include an important review of the current power and energy issues and regulations that affect the industry. Contact Rob Glass today!

Create an Impactful Message with Insulation Essentials and Leading Edge Advertorials
Spots are still open for the August issue to showcase your company's brand, services, or products, or a special industry announcement in a 1- or 2-page advertorial in Insulation Outlook. To take advantage of this unique opportunity, contact Rob Glass.

YPAC Summer Virtual Meeting Is July 23

NIA's Young Professional Advisory Committee (YPAC) is for young insulation industry professionals to develop leadership skills, network with peers, gain industry information, and provide fresh insights and feedback to NIA.

The summer meeting is a conference call taking place on Monday, July 23, from 2:30-4:00 p.m. ET. If you are under 40 years old or have been in the industry less than 5 years, you are welcome to join in.

Join the Technical Conversation on July 31

The Technical Information Committee's (TIC's) summer meeting will take place on Tuesday, July 31, 12:30-3:30 p.m. ET, in Reston, VA, and via GoToMeeting. The TIC serves as a forum for identifying and addressing technical issues confronting NIA members and the industry, and everyone is welcome to join in the conversation.
To register, email Julie McLaughlin   
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An Easy Way to Reach Insulation End Users: Update Your NIA Membership Directory Listing 
NIA's 2019 Buyer's Guide: Insulation Products & Providers will be distributed in December 2018/January 2019 to all NIA members and almost 10,000 insulation end users. It contains important contact and general information about all NIA member companies. Click here for our online membership directory.

Attention Primary Representatives: You will soon be receiving the update form for the 2019 NIA membership directory. To ensure the accuracy of your company's information, please complete the form and return it to NIA no later than Friday, August 17. Thank you for your membership and support of NIA!  

Email for more information.
To advertise in the 2019 Buyer's Guide, please email The deadline to reserve ad space is September 25, 2018.  
November Is Coming: Join Us at NIA's Fall Summit 2018

NIA's Fall Summit 2018 is taking place November 14-15 at the MGM National Harbor, just outside Washington, DC. The MGM National Harbor offers world-class amenities and a wide variety of options for on-site business meetings. Click here to view the preliminary schedule.

Reach Your Sales Targets by Targeting Your Audience

Looking for new and creative ways to reach your target audience? From sponsored content to digital ads, NIA can help.

For more information, please contact Rob Glass at
Member Benefit: Share Your Good News in Print and Online

NIA would love to share your good news! Send your company announcements, personnel updates, and product news to and we will publish your news in one of our publications and in our new Member News web page.
Product Spotlight: On Demand Training Portal    
Vimeo On Demand Training Portal
Visit NIA's on-demand training videos on Vimeo. In addition to the free videos found on Vimeo, users can order and stream:
  • The English version of NIA's Mechanical Insulation Installation Video Series;
  • The Spanish version of NIA's Mechanical Insulation Installation Video Series; and
  • NIA's Top Talent, Leadership, Financial, and Health and Safety Webinar Series.
Note: The pricing that appears on Vimeo On Demand is the non-member pricing, and members receive a significant discount by using their NIA Member Promo Code. Contact Kristin V. DiDomenico at to get your promo code.    
Key Dates

July 10-11, 2018
July Board of Directors Meeting (Closed Meeting)
Palm Beach, Florida

July 23, 2018, 2:30-4:00 p.m. ET
Young Professional Advisory Committee (YPAC) Conference Call
via GoToMeeting
For details, email Erin Penberthy

July 31, 2018, 12:30-3:30 p.m. ET
Technical Information Committee (TIC) Summer Meeting
Reston, VA, and via GoToMeeting
To register, email Julie McLaughlin 
November 14-15, 2018
Fall Summit 2018
MGM National Harbor, National Harbor, MD (outside of Washington, DC)

April 3-5, 2019
NIA's 64 th Annual Convention
Grand Hyatt Baha Mar, Nassau, Bahamas

For more information on NIA events, please email

Click here for the NIA Calendar of Events
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