Join The Marketplace
What’s in it for you?
There is a place for everyone in the Marketplace Industry Association! Whether you’re a marketplace startup founder, executive or operator, a vendor or service provider, or you’re connected to the industry in another way through government, education or a trade group, you can get involved. We want to help this pioneering way of doing business to prosper. And, if you’re reading this, we know you do, too.
Join the Marketplace Industry Association
There are three types of members in the Marketplace Industry Association: regular members, associate members, and affiliate members. Each membership type is reserved for specific stakeholders within the marketplace ecosystem. Choose the type of membership that suits you, your startup or your organization, then contact us to join the Marketplace Industry Association.
Regular membership is reserved for marketplace startup founders, executives and operators. As a regular member, you benefit from voting rights, and members can serve on the board of directors and as elected officers of the Marketplace Industry Association. The membership fees for regular members are determined by gross revenue, which may be disclosed confidentially at the time of application, as follows:
$1,000 for organizations with revenue under $1,000,000
$2,500 for organizations with revenue $1,000,000 to < $5,000,000
$5,000 for organizations with revenue $5,000,000 to < $10,000,000
$7,500 for organizations with revenue $10,000,000 to < $15,000,000
$10,000 for organizations with revenue $15,000,000 and above
Associate membership is reserved for vendors and service providers to marketplace startups. Associate members are non-voting members, although they can serve on the board of directors. Associate members can choose from Bronze, Silver, Gold and Platinum membership levels.
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Affiliate membership is reserved for any group, organization or individual that does not qualify as regular members or associate members, including federal, state and local government agencies, non-governmental organizations (NGOs), educational institutions and organizations, trade groups and associations, affinity groups, and other interested individuals. Affiliate members are non-voting members, although they can serve on the board of directors. Membership fees for affiliate members are as follows:
$500 for individuals
$1,000 for all others (without Bronze benefits below)
$5,000 for all others (with Bronze benefits below)