Six times each year, GMA presents Workplace Workshop programs, bringing in top local, regional, and national speakers covering topics such as customer service, sales and conflict resolution. These programs are free to all employees of member businesses. Click here for more information and a listing of upcoming workshops.
Weekly group meetings in a non-competitive environment offers members an opportunity to generate leads and referrals while building valuable relationships. Additional fee applies. Click here for more information and a list of groups.
After Work Networks
These free interactive networking events make it easier for you to meet new business prospects and contacts. Play our networking game and expand your network while enjoying complimentary food and beverages.
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These free bi-monthly events provide a great atmosphere for making new business contacts during the work day. Participate in the networking sticker game to win some great prizes while you enjoy complimentary refreshments!
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Small Business Success Series
GMA presents a special series of programs for small business. Experts provide attendees with the nuts and bolts info they need to succeed in today’s competitive marketplace. Recruitment, marketing, technology, finance, retention and HR law are just a few of the topics covered at the free programs.
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GMA holds an Annual Dinner each year in order to vote on important business, install newly elected officers, and to enjoy a night of entertainment. Treat yourself and your employees to one of the most exciting and entertaining community events of the year with approximately 800 business decision makers in attendance.
First class entertainers Dick Vitale, Mark Russell, Len Berman, Dave Barry, Roy Firestone, the Capitol Steps and Lewis Grizzard have all been featured speakers at GMA Annual Dinners.
GMA’s membership directory can be accessed online. It is updated on a monthly basis and is an invaluable tool. Encouraging members to do business with GMA members is just one way GMA helps your business to succeed. Click here to browse our on-line directory.
Membership Plaque & Decal
Members of the Association receive a GMA membership plaque and decal. These items, which are prominently displayed by member businesses throughout the Triad, are widely recognized symbols of quality and community involvement. Show your customers that your business is a member of the finest business organization in the Triad.
GMA Member Plaque
GMA's bimonthly newsletter gives you the latest on GMA events, member news, community events, and new member profiles. In addition to being mailed to you directly, TRENDS is distributed in the Business Journal reaching over 9,000 local businesses. Cost-effective advertising space is also available in TRENDS.
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Member Matters is a monthly newsletter produced by GMA that briefs members on past and upcoming events and activities. This four page newsletter is distributed to each employee of GMA member companies reaching just under 3,000 people monthly.
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Bringing people and businesses together has always been one of GMA’s goals. Throughout GMA’s 100-year history, GMA has supported community initiatives. Your membership dollars help to provide funding, volunteers, and promotional assistance to various community activities. GMA regularly supports Fun Fourth, Festival of Lights, Wyndham Championship, DECA, and many other projects.
Choose from five volunteer councils to get involved in GMA and community events! Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Increase your company’s visibility with other members and generate new business prospects with a GMA sponsorship. Let us help you find the right marketing vehicle to fit your business needs and budget.
High Point Holiday Festival Parade
Each year, GMA produces this hallmark of the holiday season in downtown High Point. The High Point Holiday Festival Parade features over 200 entries including bands, beauty queens, marching groups, clowns, and much, much more!
Business Crime Prevention Seminars
GMA presents members with timely programs covering various crime prevention issues such as internal theft, identity fraud, and disaster planning in the workplace. Local law enforcement officials and crime prevention experts keep you up to date on important ways to keep your business and your employees safe. These programs are free to GMA members.
Take advantage of discounts and special offers from fellow GMA members. Go to our Member Marketplace.
GMA was the first membership organization that I joined when I started my company, and it has been central to helping me grow my business over the years. Now, ten years later, it is still a key component of our professional networking. I highly recommend joining GMA to all Triad-area businesses.
Adrienne Cregar Jandler
GMA has been the best resource for me after moving to Greensboro in the Fall of 2010. I have met more quality contacts and received more introduction leads through GMA than any other membership/ network association. Our business has grown through referrals and new business friendships. I will continue with and help GMA grow in any way I can.
Manager of Sales & Marketing
Applied Construction Techonology, Inc
When asked about the benefits of a GMA membership, I never hesitate to ask a prospect to join one of the most dynamic organizations the Triad has to offer. Throughout the years, having seen and experienced the benefits of my membership, I feel there is no other organization that is as dedicated to the success of every member as GMA.
Michele van Gobes
Senior Account Executive
Clear Channel Radio