Why Join?

Joining the Sign Association of Canada (SAC-ACE) is not just a membership; it’s an investment in the growth, credibility, and prosperity of your company in the dynamic world of the sign, graphics, and visual communications industry. Here’s why becoming a SAC member is an opportunity you don’t want to miss.

We Have What You Need

Networking Opportunities

SAC provides a vibrant community where industry leaders, innovators, and professionals converge. The networking opportunities are limitless, offering you a chance to forge strategic partnerships, exchange ideas, and explore new business horizons which create lasting communities with deeper connections.

Networking provides great opportunities for collaboration which is the heartbeat of innovation. With our networking efforts SAC facilitates collaborative initiatives among its members, sparking new ideas and joint ventures. Engage with like-minded professionals to tackle industry challenges and unlock new possibilities.

Industry Insights and Trends

In a rapidly evolving industry, staying ahead is the key. SAC keeps you at the forefront by delivering insights into the latest trends, cutting-edge technologies, and emerging market dynamics. Be the first to know and leverage this knowledge to position your company as a trendsetter.

Promotion and Visibility

SAC provides a platform for members to showcase their products and services to a wider audience through our member directory and sponsorship opportunities. This increased visibility can lead to new business opportunities and help companies establish themselves as reputable players in the sign industry.

Advocacy, Representation and Regulatory Compliance Assistance

Your challenges and triumphs matter. SAC advocates for your interests, ensuring that the voice of the sign industry is heard at policy and regulatory levels. By joining SAC, you contribute to a collective strength that shapes the future of our industry.

Navigating the regulatory landscape can be challenging. SAC can provide guidance and support to its members in understanding and complying with relevant regulations, helping them avoid potential legal issues.

Access to Resources

Gain a competitive edge with access to a treasure trove of resources – from market data and research reports to industry publications. Equip your business with the information it needs to make informed decisions and navigate the market with confidence.

Professional Development

SAC offers educational resources and training programs to help members stay updated on best practices, industry standards, and emerging technologies. This can contribute to the continuous improvement and professional development of employees within member companies.

Build Integrity and Trust

SAC often establishes and upholds a code of ethics for its members, promoting integrity, professionalism, and ethical business practices. This commitment to ethical conduct can enhance the reputation of member companies.

Discounts and Cost Savings

SAC membership comes with perks. Enjoy exclusive discounts on products, services, and industry events. These cost-saving benefits contribute to your company’s financial health, making your investment in SAC membership even more rewarding.

International Sign Association

Producer members get the opportunity to become a part of the larger global sign industry as the Sign Association of Canada is a multidimensional association, and our membership encompasses membership with three associations: 1) Your local provincial association; 2) Your national – Sign Association of Canada; and 3) the International Sign Association (ISA). As a SAC producer member, you would enjoy access to webinars at discounted rates, industry research including a quarterly economic update for the industry, and free admission to ISA Sign Expo and discounted training at the show.  In addition, as a SAC member you would have access to the huge U.S. market for no additional fees.

* Some exceptions apply

Visit the ISA website to learn more about:

– Training Opportunities
– Industry Research
– Membership Benefits
– ISA Sign Expo

You can also log into the ISA member portal to access member-exclusive resources.

Leadership Opportunities – Committee Descriptions

Interested in a leadership position with the Sign Association of Canada? You can join a committee, join the board of a region / chapter or join the Sign Association of Canada board. Please contact us at membership@sac-ace.ca to find out how you can get more active in your association. Below are examples of some of the Sign Association’s committees and task forces:

  • Government Relations Committee
  • Membership Committee
  • Sign Expo Canada Task Force
  • Young Professionals Network Task Force
  • Breaking Barriers: Women in the Sign Industry

As with anything, you will reap the biggest benefits by participating. That’s how you get your name out and become known for your subject matter expertise.

Join SAC today and be part of a thriving community that propels your company to new heights in the sign industry. Don’t just be a member; be a leader in the evolution of our dynamic and exciting field. Your success starts with SAC!

Need more information?

We would love to speak with you!

Connect with Taran at membership@sac-ace.ca.