In 2017, SIA corporate membership increased 11 percent over 2016. A full 96 percent of SIA Members would recommend SIA to an industry colleague, according to the SIA 2017 Member Satisfaction Survey.
As of the end of 2017, total membership consisted of 803 corporate members.
Notable achievements for 2017 included the introduction of the new Academic Membership category and the joining of the first student members of the Security Industry Association.
Additionally, under the guidance of the SIA Membership and Marketing Committee, SIA developed an Associate Membership program for manufacturers representatives.
Thirdly, your association introduced the Member Accelerated Performance (MAP) program. This Regular Membership program was designed specifically for start-up companies and established companies that are just now entering the security industry. In 2018, it will also tie-in with a start-up zone at the ISC West tradeshow.
Breakdown by Member Type:
- Manufacturers: 53%
- Service providers: 20%
- Integrators: 13%
- Distributors: 5%
- Investment firms: 2%
- Architecture and engineering firms: 1%
- Other (associates, organizations): 6%