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Matt Martz
| Membership Director
(202) 527-0252
| mmartz@NASF.org

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Your membership generates a solid return on investment and supports essential programs to advance surface engineering and technology, nationally and worldwide. NASF members who want to get the most out of their membership get involved and stay involved with top leaders in business and industry.

Now, more than ever before, businesses are aligning themselves with associations that connect them with knowledge and people to help leverage scarce resources and ensure their success.

NASF is there for you and has the strength, the commitment, and resources to help you plan your business strategy. Your investment helps you stay informed and succeed.

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NASF Corporate Membership

Please allow three days for processing membership application and payment.

Job Shop

This membership category applies to businesses whose primary operations are in surface finishing.  Job Shops with a Chapter in their area must become members through their local organization.  Job Shops without a local Chapter can become at large members by completing this form.  This corporate membership applies to all employees that the company specifically designates on the Employee Roster Form.

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Suppliers, Consultants and Distributors

This membership category applies to companies engaged in the manufacturing, sale and/or development of equipment, materials or processes used in surface finishing.  Supplier dues are based on annual sales revenue directly associated with the surface finishing industry.  This corporate membership applies to all employees that the company specifically designates on the Employee Roster Form.
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Associates, Captives and OEM

This membership category applies to businesses such as captive shops or OEMs that operate a surface finishing operation within their corporation but is not their sole source of revenue.  Associates may also include corporations that do not perform finishing operations themselves, but use a variety of finishes on the products they supply to their customers.  This corporate membership applies to all employees that the company specifically designates on the Employee Roster Form.
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NASF Individual Memberships

This membership category applies to individuals who are employed by companies that are primarily industrial users of surface finishing or who are eligible for academic, student, teacher, retiree or honorary memberships.  Individuals eligible for this category generally provide intellectual capital or technical expertise related to the surface finishing industry nationally and internationally.  Any person employed by a business entity that would be eligible to be a job shop or supplier member is not eligible to be an individual member.
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Individual membership applies to:

Professional

Individual employees of companies that do not fall within the corporate membership category.

International

Any individual who resides in a country other than the U.S., Canada and Mexico and is not employed by an NASF corporate member.

Academic

Any individual holding a teaching or research position at an accredited college, university or vocational institution with an interest in surface finishing or the finishing supply chain.

Government

Any individual who is a federal, state or local government employee with responsibilities or job functions relating to the surface finishing industry or the finishing supply chain.

Student

Any individual no more than 25 years of age regularly enrolled in courses in an accredited college, university or vocational institution.

Retiree

Any individual who has been employed in an occupation related to surface finishing, who is 62 years of age and is retired from the industry.

Honorary Member

Any individual that has been honored with lifetime membership in NASF or any of the preceding associations that now comprise NASF. Honorary membership is awarded by the Board.