Connect With and Sell to the Innkeeping Community?
Join PAII as a Vendor Affiliate Member Today
Bed and Breakfasts and Inns are an established yet continually evolving segment of the lodging industry. As a business, you have the products and services innkeepers need to operate, manage, and market their inn successfully. How do you reach hundreds of B&B and Inns with news and information about your products and services in an effective, yet economical way? Become a Vendor Affiliate Member of the Professional Association of Innkeepers International (PAII), and you'll be able to connect with innkeepers in ways that make solid business sense.
PAII is the association for innkeepers who view innkeeping as a profession. In their search for the best in products and services for managing the inn and hosting guests, these innkeepers rely, in part, on PAII to provide them with information and access. From the direct one-to-one in person opportunities at Trade Shows, to news and information in our newsletters, magazines and on our website, there are multiple forums to achieve this goal.
Let's look at the ways PAII helps you reach innkeepers as a Vendor Affiliate Member
News and Information – You'll get free subscriptions to PAII's weekly, monthly and quarterly communications, all of which are available to you to write articles for, advertise in or sponsor.
Weekly News You Can Use - PAII's weekly email broadcast keeps members and non-member contacts updated on news, announcements, industry trends, and special offers. A must-read for all innkeepers, interim, and aspiring innkeepers and a great way to connect with them via exclusive sponsorship opportunities.
(note: Members receive 'full access' while non-member contacts receive content without active links or access to the 'members only' section of the website). This publication has the largest circulation.
- Your company is featured on a scheduled date in our "Vendor Spotlight". It will include your company information and a link to your site, and you can offer a special promotion exclusive to PAII members.
- Innfo - PAII's monthly e-newsletter to members with news and information about our members, associations, and happenings around the industry.
- Innkeeping Now - is PAII's quarterly e-magazine that brings industry research, current topics and the "world of innkeeping” to the emails of hundreds of PAII member inns. Want a hands-on connection with innkeepers? There's no better investment than advertising in Innkeeping Now.
You have the opportunity to submit educational articles with a byline and credit to be published in the monthly newsletter or quarterly e-magazine. We welcome your expertise and the opportunity to further educate innkeepers.
The opportunity to do several education branded webinars per year to members. These webinars are recorded and have very high view rates. The webinar schedule is posted prominently on www.paii.org.
Professional Discounts and Member to Member discounts increase the value of your membership and build loyalty among innkeepers members.
Vendor Announcement Forum - PAII offers you a quick and easy way to announce specials, new products, or other news via the Vendor Announcement Forum. Best of all, it's interactive, so interested parties can comment and reach out to you.
PAII Vendor Affiliate Member Logo – For you to use on marketing materials and on your website.You'll be identified as a supporter of the professional association representing the bed and breakfast industry.
Personally-Tailored Sponsorship Program – You can work with PAII on developing a personally-tailored sponsorship program that provides you with the best approach to get the best results.
Annual Conference & Trade Show - Exhibit your products and services at the largest gathering of innkeepers, educators and sponsors - PAII's Annual Innkeeping Conference. You will be notified well in advance of our trade show and will be offered the opportunity to reserve priority space. Best of all, you can SELL your product/services to the hundreds of innkeepers in attendance, bringing direct revenue in addition to making contact with new prospects, who may well become customers in short order.
The Vendor Affiliate Membership is $360 (or $31 / month)
The Vendor Affiliate Small Business Membership is $199.00 annually (Sole Proprietor Businesses only)
Join online or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.