ISFA Associate Member Benefits

Networking and Mentoring
The primary reason that ISFA was formed, membership facilitates a dialogue between fellow members to build fruitful business relationships. ISFA is an environment where suppliers, distributors and manufacturers come together and interact with the most elite and influential fabricators.  Membership in ISFA is about recognizing and taking advantage of the power of building relationships to build your business.

ISFA has developed educational programs specifically designed to meet the needs those in the surfacing industry.  Associate members benefit through attendance to gain a full understanding of the business challenges for both the residential and commercial markets and also have sponsorship opportunities for these events.  

Fabrication Training
ISFA Associate members can sponsor our training programs as well as contribute demonstration materials to be used in the classes.

AIA Continuing Education Program
ISFA is certified to offer 5 of AIA Continuing Education Units.  This allows you introduce yourself to potential commercial work outlets in your area and provide them with accreditation credits.  We are also working to expand this program to provide even more value and broaden the base of potential specifiers you can provide education to.

Countertops & Architectural Surfaces Magazine
The perfect advertising opportunity for the Associate members.  Countertops & Architectural Surfaces is the ultimate resource for industry news and events. Each issue is packed with articles covering the art of surfacing fabrication making this the perfect vehicle for advertising. It is distributed to more than 30,000 industry and design professionals in both print (10,000) and digital (23,000) formats.  All Associate Members get a 10 percent discount on advertising in this publication and affiliated marketing programs.

Lead Generation
Your listing in our magazine and on our website provides an additional marketing opportunity for your business.  ISFA’s extensive web presence and member search tool, positions your company in front of potential customers every day.

ISFA Logo Use
You can use the power of the ISFA logo on your website, forms, vehicles, etc. to demonstrate that you are members of our professional global network.

Industry Awareness
ISFA promotes the benefits of decorative surfacing to the world. Your membership helps make it possible to reach architects, interior designers, commercial specifiers, design/build contractors, remodelers and consumers through feature articles and listings.