NIA's May 2018 E-News Bulletin
Safety Stars: Promote Your Success!

Congratulations to all the winners of NIA's Theodore H. Brodie Distinguished Safety Award! Let NIA help you spread the word. Advertise in the special safety section of the June 2018 issue of Insulation Outlook magazine. We are recognizing all of our winners and will have a special call out for all the winning companies that choose to advertise in the June issue. Sign up by emailing by May 15!
Submit Your Tools and Resources for Insulation Outlook

The July issue of Insulation Outlook will feature different tools and resources that can help with system design, product purchase, or product installation. Let us know what you have created to help your staff and customers and we will publish them for free to educate our readers. Only companies that contact us will be included. Email today!
Convention Highlights from Orlando

Thank you to everyone who attended NIA's 63rd Annual Convention in Orlando, Florida, last month! It was a great success! Look for full coverage of the event in the next issue of NIA News and check out photos on NIA's Facebook page. 

With the outpouring of generosity from attendees, the Silent Auction was able to raise a record-breaking $37,000, and net proceeds will be split between
Operation Homefront and the

New Insulation Outlook Advertising Opportunities

Reserve Ad Space in the Insulation Outlook July Issue: Innovative Products
The July issue of Insulation Outlook will include editorial coverage of new product innovations in the industry and a special opportunity for advertisers to promote their products. Contact Rob Glass today to review available opportunities.

Insulation Essentials & Leading Edge
Insulation Essentials & Leading Edge special advertorial sections are brand-new showcases for industry and company announcements, innovations, and products. Contact Rob Glass today to have your company featured.

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With the help of our Associate (Manufacturer) members, NIA has launched the Premier Industry Manufacturer Program to recognize and distinguish exemplary member companies as industry advocates and leaders. Apply by May 23, 2018, and show your customers that your company is a recognized leader!  Detailed information was sent to Associate member primary representatives this week. For additional questions, email

Click here to download an application
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50% Off New Member Promotion

Let's Grow Together
Help NIA spread the word that joining NIA is a good thing! From June 1 until 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.)

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Vote on the Fall Summit 2019 Location

NIA is seeking member input on the location for Fall Summit 2019 and is asking members to select a top choice from the following 4 potential locations: Washington, DC area; Baltimore, Maryland; Chicago, Illinois area; and Nashville, Tennessee. Click here to share your input in a brief survey.
Become an Insulation Appraiser in 2018

Dates will be announced soon for NIA's next Insulation Energy Appraisal Program (IEAP) course, which will take place in June in Atlanta, Georgia. IEAP is a 2-day course that teaches students how to determine the optimal insulation thickness and corresponding energy and dollar savings for a project. For questions, please email

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Target Your Audience with a NIA Digital Package

Looking for new and creative ways to reach your target audience? From sponsorship email blasts, to online ads on high traffic pages, NIA has you covered. For more information please contact Rob Glass at
Product Spotlight: NIA's Newly Updated
Safety Handbook for Insulation Distributors & Fabricators   
Order today! NIA's pocket-sized Safety Handbook for Insulation Distributors & Fabricators offers practical tips for distributors and fabricators looking to maintain a safe working environment. New sections include heat-illness prevention, fall protection, and distracted driving. The handbook contains both English and Spanish versions of the text.
Click here to order yours! 
Key Dates

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

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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