How does GMIC support my business?
- Make Quality Business Connections: Meeting professionals
seek to connect with suppliers that have a reputation for integrity and
commitment to green meeting practices. Your membership with the GMIC provides
credibility for your green commitments.
- Statistics, Case
Studies, and Resources that Give You a Competitive Edge: Members enjoy
reference links, case studies, featured business member articles in the GMIC
e-newsletters, worldwide statistics, and the latest sustainable news tailored
to our industry. You have access to a continually updated member directory in
our member’s only resources section.
GMIC members tend to be senior level meeting professionals and represent
significant buying power in the industry.
Additionally, the GMIC community helps you find statistics to help
demonstrate the ROI of sustainability for your organization.
- Attend the
International Educational Conference:
This is a unique opportunity each year to further enhance your client
base. Members receive discounts to the
annual conference as well as networking opportunities with meeting
- Visibly Strengthen Your Company’s Profile: The GMIC provides leadership opportunities
and exposure at the chapter and national level. As a Supporting Business
Member, you have access to GMIC’s Supporting Business logo for use on marketing
materials. Clients will know you maintain high professional standards with your
affiliation with GMIC, as all business members must adhere to the GMIC business
partner’s sustainability code of conduct.
- Be Identified with the Leading Green Meeting and Industry
Experts: The GMIC is the only green meeting organization that is a member of
the Convention Industry Council. The
GMIC is at the forefront of moving the industry towards industry accepted green
meeting standards. GMIC is involved in the APEX/ASTM green meeting standards,
Global Reporting Initiative’s Event Sector Supplement and the ISO sustainable
events standards development.