NIA's October 2019 E-News Bulletin
15-for-12 Promotion: Just a Few Days Left to Refer a New Member!

Do you know of a company that could benefit from becoming a member of NIA? Now through Oct. 7, first-time member companies can join NIA and receive 15 months of membership for the price of 12 months! That's full membership benefits through Dec. 31, 2020!

Visit the membership page on NIA's website, which includes a membership video with information about the benefits of belonging, testimonials from current members, and eligibility requirements. For more information, please contact Aimee Doyle at 703-464-6422, ext. 113, or email niainfo@insulation.org.
Secure Your Spot by Nov. 18 for the Last Thermal Insulation Inspector Certification Course in 2019  

NIA's Thermal Insulation Inspector Certification is a 4-day course to educate and train insulation inspectors on how to evaluate installation work and determine whether it is compliant with mechanical insulation specifications. The August class sold out, so make sure you register by Nov. 18!
Click here to find a Certified Inspector.

Interested in Hosting Your Own Thermal Insulation Inspector Certification Course?

Hosting a course at your location is a cost-effective way to bring NIA's Thermal Insulation Inspector Certification program to your employees, members, and clients. Hosted courses can be held anywhere within the United States or Canada, and discounted pricing is available to NIA members, Gold-Elite Foundation Contributors, and engineers.

Email training@insulation.org for pricing and more information.
October Is Careers in Construction Month

Let's rally support across the country to share the vast opportunities in the construction industry. Join ABC, AGC, the International Union, and NCCER in raising awareness!
Tell Us Why You Are Thankful for Insulation and the Industry!


An invitation to share and be part of the November issue of Insulation Outlook!
  1. Submit a quote about what you are thankful for in the industry.
  2. Fill out the project form to feature your past project in our system longevity article.
  3. Share your message through advertising by contacting Rob and Justin today at ads@insulation.org.

Looking Ahead to December and 2020
In December, Insulation Outlook features solutions to common HR and business issues for the construction industry, which is a favorite topic for our readers. Contact ads@insulation.org to amplify your end-of-year marketing and initiate your 2020 plans!

Deadline Alert: Fall Summit Registration Deadline Is Oct. 16!

Fall Summit 2019 is our annual members-only event and features topical speakers, tailored industry sessions, and networking opportunities to help members grow and develop new business relationships in just 1.5 days!  Join us Nov. 6-7 for NIA's Fall Summit 2019 at the MGM National Harbor, just outside Washington, DC. Click here to view the latest attendee list!

Key Dates and Quick Links:
October 16: Fall Summit Registration Deadline (discounts available)
October 17: Hotel Reservation Deadline (book in NIA's discounted room block)
November 6-7: Fall Summit 2019, MGM National Harbor, Maryland

Protect Your Data and Your Reputation: Join Our Free Webinar on Oct. 17

Webinar: I.T. Best Practices to Protect Your Business
When: Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019 (1:00-2:00 p.m. ET)
Cost: Free

Learn what the current best practices are that will help you and your company protect your data and reputation. Geared toward small- to medium-sized companies, the webinar will focus on the 4 core topics of internet, security, data, and email.

Speaker: Nigel Biver, Key Account Executive, GRS Technology Solutions

Click here to learn more and register.
Primary Reps: Your 2020 NIA Membership Renewal Statement Is in Your Hands

2020 membership dues renewal invoices have been mailed and are due b y Dec. 31, 2019. We thank you for your continued involvement with NIA!

Questions? Email membership@insulation.org.
Product Spotlight: NIA's On-Demand Training Portal 
Vimeo On-Demand Training Portal
 
NIA's Top Talent, Leadership, Financial, and Health and Safety Archived Webinar Series are now free for NIA members and can be accessed through NIA's Vimeo on Demand Training Portal. 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
  • The newly updated Fasteners Video.
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 membership@insulation.org to get your promo code.     
 
Click here to view NIA's On-Demand Training Portal.
Key Dates
 
October 16, 2019
MBL Seminar at Metalcon 2019
12:00-3:00 p.m. ET

October 17, 2019

November 6-7, 2019
Fall Summit 2019
MGM National Harbor, National Harbor, Maryland (outside of Washington, DC)

December 3-6, 2019
Sheraton North Houston at George Bush Intercontinental

April 15-17, 2020
JW Marriott Scottsdale Camelback Inn Resort & Spa, Scottsdale, Arizona

For more information on NIA events, please email events@insulation.org.

Click here for the NIA Calendar of Events
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