Who is PPAI?

    PPAI is the trusted leader in the promotional products industry delivering essential knowledge, resources and community to ensure the success of its members, those who manufacture, import and resell promotional products, and the promotional products industry itself.

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  • Expo East

    Expo East

    Expo East combines the best in PPAI professional development, a show floor experience inspired by The PPAI Expo, and the industry’s latest product trends – established to conveniently serve the Northeast market. Mark your calendar and start making plans to join us, Wednesday through Friday, June 3-5, 2020, in Atlantic City, NJ.

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    Where Knowledge Becomes Inspiration

    Promo Connect, a new online knowledge community platform powered by PPAI, allows you to keep those important networking conversations going even after you leave the meeting. Avoid other ad-heavy platforms and take your business-related discussions and issues to the platform developed for the promotional products industry.

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  • Professional Development

    PPAI Online Education

    PPAI delivers the best of the best in online learning opportunities to everyone in the promotional products industry. Whether you are new to the industry, a promotional products professional or a C-level executive, PPAI online education provides opportunities to learn from industry experts while earning credit toward PPAI certification.

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Coronavirus Information

PPAI is monitoring the Coronavirus developments and has prepared a list of resources to provide you with the most up-to-date information. As the coronavirus crisis evolves, we will update this page with additional resources and information.

Deadline For PPEF Scholarships Is March 15th

Since 1989, PPEF has awarded more than $2.1 million in college scholarships to students working in the promotional products industry and students with a parent who is working in the promotional products industry. PPEF provides college scholarships to the promotional products industry that are generously funded by the contributions of companies and individuals within the industry. The deadline for submissions is March 15, 2020, at midnight CT. Visit PPEF.US for more information or to apply. 

Registration For The PPAI Women's Leadership Conference Is Open!

The Women's Leadership Conference is three days of empowering workshops, inspiring sessions and networking opportunities designed to elevate your career towards greatness.

Join us in Charlotte, North Carolina, June 22-24. Designed for women at all stages of their careers, WLC is a perfect fit for those looking to make a bigger impact in their organizations and on the industry at large. Register Today!

Member Testimonials

Essential for Small Business

“PPAI is essential for small businesses. Without the resources PPAI offers, there is no way we could have a chance in this industry.”

- PPAI Distributor

i can’t imagine doing business without being a member

“I can't imagine doing business without being a PPAI Member. The access to education and trade shows alone is enough of a reason to join.”

- PPAI Supplier

you matter to us

“PPAI makes every supplier and distributor feel like a superstar. It does not matter if you are a multimillion dollar company or a rep for a small company. You matter!”

- PPAI Supplier

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