Membership Benefits

 

  • Professional association staff including Executive Director and General Counsel
  • Government Relations Tools and Information
  • In addition to managing the association’s day-to-day affairs, the Executive Director provides professional assistance and guidance to members
  • Legislative monitoring and representation at the State Capitol and regulatory agencies
  • Professional staff accessible to you to offer personal assistance on any issues, as well as a resource to New York State Agencies to assistance with any challenges or questions
  • Opportunity to help shape the association by joining one of the many committees
  • Representation at the State Capitol through the association’s lobbyist/government relations expert
  • Quarterly Yellow Bus Newsletter and monthly NYSBCA e-XPLAINS electronic newsletters, in addition to industry news alerts
  • Opportunity to submit articles for the Yellow Bus newsletter and monthly electronic newsletter. 
  • Advertising opportunities to promote your company.
  • A once-a-year electronic list of members including phone/email for suppliers
  • Networking with other contractors to help educate you on issues or challenges you are facing.  You are not alone!
  • Free public relations efforts – our team will help promote your companies successes in your town, region and statewide.  This includes spreading the word through the NYSBCA website, Facebook page, Yellow Bus newsletters and news releases in your community about all the great and positive things our members (YOU!) are doing.  Please e-mail these items to Al Roney at al@pcpublicaffairs.com or to Jennifer Bruce at NYSBCA.Information@gmail.com
  • Discounted registration and sponsorship opportunities for the Annual Convention (October 12-14, 2018, Danford’s Hotel & Marina, Port Jefferson, NY)
  • One-on-one meetings with members you’d like to meet (which we will set up for you)
  • Opportunity to participate in association activities at discounted pricing
  • Annual Membership Handbook/Directory containing member contact information, Board Member information, association by-laws, important government contacts
  • NYSBCA Annual Convention provides access to industry workshops, the newest industry product information and networking opportunities
  • Regional training and workshop opportunities
  • NYS School Bus Safety Competition participation
  • Insight into national transportation educational options and issues