The National Association of Concessionaires (NAC) is a trade association representing the recreational and leisure-time food and beverage concessions industry.
NAC has members across the globe who are comprised of owners and operators of all types of concessions facilities, including stadiums, arenas, movie theatres, convention centers, racetracks, amusement parks, and many others, as well as companies that supply their products and services.
Founded in 1944, NAC’s focus is on education, working to provide our members with information, education and training that can help them grow their business.
Our membership is diverse, but in that diversity lies a wealth of knowledge that is available to all our members.
“Membership in NAC is a game changer, for both you and your company. NAC is a dynamic association that provides the foundation for success for any business in the hospitality industry. If you have to choose just one organization to propel your business, choose NAC. It is simply the right choice.” – Michele Lewis, ACS, Sweet Bottom Cookies
Many members feel the opportunity to learn from and with their peers is one of the best benefits of membership.
-An interactive website that now has a digital Membership Directory that links you with over 650 member websites and e-mail addresses. This service is exclusive to NAC members.
-A weekly digital E-Newsletter that addresses topical concession news and NAC information.
–A Government Relations and Advocacy Program that informs members of the latest regulatory and legislative actions while partnering with fellow trade associations to inform and educate municipal, state and federal law-makers and regulators.
-A new Regional Seminar Series, “Building and Energizing Results Oriented Relationships,” featuring Mark Hunter during the 2018-19 cycle. His message of results oriented relationships will be attractive to both Operators and Suppliers. Mark is the author of two books, High-Profit Selling and High-Profit Prospecting, and brings his experiences of initiating and maintaining great working relationships to life. (Check naconline.org for dates and locations.)
“To me NAC stands for Neverending Amazing Connections. A team of professional members that stand proud and tall For we are connected, one association and all.” – Tish Hardric, ACS, Great Western Products
-Substantial discounts for Operators and Suppliers at NAC Concession and Hospitality EXPO, CinemaCon, Show East, CineEurope, CineAsia and numerous regional shows that will literally pay for your annual NAC membership. (Contact NAC for specific discounts.)
-Registration discounts for all Certification and Education Programs offered by NAC.
-Concession Profession, NAC’s Annual magazine and printed Membership Directory available only to dues paying members.
-Discounted access to registrants and vendors alike at the NAC Concession & Hospitality EXPO which will be held on August 7-10, 2018 at the Marriott New Orleans in New Orleans, Louisiana..
-NAC Shipping Program. Through an agreement with PartnerShip, NAC members who enroll in this free program save substantial dollars on every shipment — inbound, outbound, small, large, and tradeshow.
CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD DIGITIAL MEMBERSHIP KIT (Includes application).