Publishers, Wholesalers, Distributors

MPIBA Industry Membership allows you to support MPIBA booksellers and the MPIBA mission. Join now for direct access to a vibrant, diverse group of regional booksellers, and exciting regional events and programs.


Active Industry Membership


Open to publishers, commission rep groups, book wholesalers, and book distributors operating in the MPIBA region. These are voting members and are eligible to serve on the Board of Directors.

 

  • Publisher membership covers all wholly-owned imprints, employees, and house sales reps; does not cover distribution clients.
  • Commission Book Rep Group membership covers all employees, and reps operating in our region; does not cover repped clients.
  • Distributor membership covers all employees, and reps operating in our region; does not cover distribution clients.
BENEFITS OF MEMBERSHIP:
  • Discounted print and digital advertising and promotional opportunities to booksellers and the reading public.
  • Discounted advertising space in the MPIBA Holiday Gift Guide Catalog, both print and digital/email editions.
  • Discounted exhibit space at the Fall Trade Show & Conference.
  • Discounted Author Appearance fees for conferences, trade shows, and other regional events.
  • Advertise your available positions for free on our Job Listings page.
  • Complimentary bookstore membership list with contact information.
  • Demonstrate your organization’s support for MPIBA member bookstores and indie bookselling.
  • Discounted membership for you and your authors at Storiad. Learn more about the program here.
ANNUAL DUES:
  • $150
Join Now as an Active Industry Member