Are you a distributor of belting and related products? If so, you should be at the NIBA Convention currently meeting at the Walt Disney Resort in Orlando! And if you are there, make sure you stop by the Tribute booth (#117) to say hello.
The Belting Association is a voluntary association of individuals and organizations who have joined together to further the interests of all fabricators, distributors and manufacturers of belting and related products.
NIBA is an organization dedicated to promoting the interaction between value added distributors and manufacturers of conveyor belt components to improve technology, services and business practices to better serve the end users of conveyor systems. Membership in NIBA provides the following benefits, including:
- Access to the latest industry information through participation in the Annual Convention, Belt Line and other periodic publications.
- Personal interaction with the distributor/fabricator and manufacturing leaders of the conveyor component industries through the Annual Convention.
- Opportunities to cooperate with other distributor/fabricators or manufacturers to develop better solutions for the end use customers of conveyor components through networking.
- Improved technical skills for your associates through training programs, Tech Notes publications and training videos.
Over 250 unique companies belong to NIBA, including many Tribute customers, who are often leaders in their industries. John Shelton of Belt Power currently sits on the executive committee as Treasurer and Jackie Robb Britt of Rubber & Accessories and Jason Jones of Belt Power serve on committees.
The following customers have served as president of NIBA: Don Garner of Nashville Rubber and Gasket; Jackie Robb Britt and Harry Robb Jr. of Rubber & Accessories; and Ted Lushch of Jerry Brothers Industries. If you're a belting distributor looking for business and inventory management software, check out Tribute, Inc. We specialize in belting distributors.
For information on the benefits of NIBA membership, click on this link and check out the video testimonials from members.