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2016 Conference_RMEF Sponsored MealJoin OWAA—the nation’s largest and oldest association of outdoor communicators—as a Supporting Group to enjoy access to OWAA’s unprecedented network of America’s top outdoor communicators, promote your products and services with the outdoor press and receive additional exclusive benefits. Specifically:

Request OWAA’s membership list
Get your latest news and product announcements into the hands of hundreds of professional outdoor communicators—who reach millions of outdoor enthusiasts. Supporting Groups are entitled to use of the membership list, free of charge.

Access the Online Membership directory
OWAA maintains member and supporting directories with members’ biographical listings and supporting group contact information and resources and much more. Connect with other communicators and outdoor industry representatives in your area or across the country.

Attend the annual conference
Promote and demonstrate your products and services personally with our professional membership at our annual conference on June 2-4, 2018, in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Attend sessions; have an informational display; bring demo products for attendees to test; provide digital press material; host a hospitality suite; or sponsor meal, sessions or programs to gain even more access. For more opportunities, view our conference webpage.

Advertise your group, agency or business in OWAA publications
Advertising opportunities are available in Outdoors Unlimited® (OWAA’s bimonthly magazine that is distributed in print to members with additional online content available between printings), the conference materials and on OWAA’s website. View OWAA’s advertising opportunities or contact OWAA headquarters for more information.

Raise awareness through sponsorships
Increase access to OWAA members and your company’s focused exposure by sponsoring an annual Excellence in Craft Contests category, annual conference activities and other OWAA programs and events. For more information, contact OWAA headquarters.

Submit your latest news and product announcements
Submit press releases to OWAA for publication in our Outdoor Alerts on Outdoors Unlimited® Online. For larger announcements, contact our Editor about being featured in the Supporter Spotlight. Each Supporting Group is eligible for this annual feature. Full editorial guidelines can be found on the Outdoors Unlimited® website.

Read Outdoors Unlimited®
Find craft improvement stories, industry supporter news tips, letters to the editor, jobs, conservation news, new technology tidbits and more.

Advertise your media discounts
Get your products into the hands of outdoor communicators for gear reviews and other promotional coverage.

Access to OWAA discounts on car rentals and hotels, health insurance and more

Talk with the helpful staff at our national headquarters
We offer information, liaison services and assistance with business problems.

Make meaningful friendships
Perhaps the greatest benefit of all — lifetime friendships with some of the most wonderful folks you’ll ever know.
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