Welcome To... The National Print Owners Association, Inc.
NPOA is the fastest growing non-profit trade association in the printing industry. While many associations are facing stagnant or declining memberships, NPOA has grown from 19 original members in late December 2012 to almost 400 as of late spring 2014. Click here to read the rest of our story.
The Benefits of Membership
NPOA is an association founded and operated "by printers for printers." We are the fastest growing association in the printing industry. We've grown from 19 founding members in late December 2012 to almost 400 by late spring 2014.
Our goal, with your help, is to reach 450 members by the summer of 2014. NPOA seeks to serve the needs of companies, both large and small, offering printing, copying, mailing and sign-making services. The benefits of membership in NPOA include access to a variety of key reports, spreadsheets and studies that provide our members with practical and useful information on profitability, wages and pricing within our industry - plus an annual conference where owners can rub shoulders and exchange ideas for growing their business and boosting profits.
Hotel Reservations Desk Now Open For NPOA 2015 Spring Conference
Make your reservations early - NPOA's Hotel Reservation Link is now open. NPOA is already receiving inquiries regarding hotel reservations for NPOA's2015 Owners Conference, April 16-19, 2015, Although the conference agenda is still in the planning stages, we can guarantee a record turn-out, including a possible sell-out of our room block. The weather will be great, and our destination is definitely "family friendly" for those planning on turning their attendance into a mini, family vacation. More info to come.
The Latest News From NPOA
NPOA member or not, be sure to take some time to explore our site. The Blog/Latest News link near the top of the menu on this page is a good place to start.
New Classifieds - One of NPOA's newest features is also proving to be one of its most popular! NPOA Classifiedsare available to members and non-members alike. Visit the "Classifieds"for additional information on posting your own ad.
NPOA Releases Executive Summary of 2014-2015 Wage & Benefits Study. Log-in with your user name and password and visit Membership > Members Only. You can purchase entire study at the NPOA Bookstore.
News of the day...
An Executive Summary of Wage & Benefits Study is now available for free download for all NPOA members. Although certainly not as detailed as the entire 120 pages provided to participants in the full report, this 40-page Executive Summary still contains a wealth of information. To download, simply log-in with your user name and password, then go to the home page menu and select: Membership > Members Only. NPOA Releases 2014-2015 Wage & Benefits Study - Melbourne, FL, Aug. 12, 2014 – NPOA has just released its latest research study on wages and benefits in the printing industry. Participants have been sent a confidential email directing them to a special site where the study can be downloaded. The study is also now available for purchase at the NPOA bookstore, which offers a 40% discount to NPOA members. (Click here for more details)NPOA expects to release an "Executive Summary" of the new study within the next two weeks. New Member Poll Now Available - NPOA has just released the results of a special poll conducted in late June. Titled, "Association to Modify Methods of Communication," the report details how NPOA hopes to improve its methods for communicating with its members, including encouraging members to sign-up for our new RSS Feed. This new report is packed with useful information for members. To download or view the report, first login using your user name and password and then visit ourBlog/Latest News for the links to this special report. FREE Classifieds - Our New "Classifieds" section is growing daily! Do you know that NPOA now offers a free Classifieds Section open to all? Visit our blog for more information or click here to visit this new section. Best Way to Keep Up with what's happening at NPOA - One of the best ways to make sure you are up-to-date with the latest NPOA news is by checking our Blog. However, an even better way is to sign-up for NPOA's Automated RSS Feed - By signing up (see box to left), you are sent a brief email notification whenever there is a new post to our blog. Don't worry, we try to limit our blog entries to no more than 2-3 per week.