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Q: I am interested in hosting a customized Site Selectors Guild Advisory forum in my area. Can you send me more information of how I can get started on that process?

A: The Site Selectors Guild has closed member applications for 2016. To be considered for 2017, please contact [email protected] The Guild is dedicated to enhancing the field of site selection consulting; shareholders and members include some of the world’s leading location advisors. The Guild provides networking and professional development opportunities for its members; a platform for increasing the awareness of the site selection profession; and training/education events for economic development practitioners.

SITE SELECTORS GUILD MEMBERSHIP POLICY

* Membership is restricted to individuals actively engaged as site selection professionals and is not available to organizations.

* No more than two individuals whose primary affiliation is with a single organization shall be admitted as Members.

* The total number of Members shall not increase by more than ten in any year.

* In the event that an individual that is affiliated with an organization in the site selection industry ceases to be a Member for any reason, the organization shall have the right, within six months, to submit as a substitute another individual for Membership. Such proposed substitute must meet all of the qualifications for Membership and successfully complete the Membership process before such substitute Membership shall be effective.

The initial cost and annual fees required of a Member of the Site Selectors Guild shall be established by the Board of Directors of the Company and may be adjusted at any time.

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

* Site selection professional shall mean an individual who has demonstrated experience and expertise and is actively engaged in the business of providing corporate site selection services.

* Peer and client referrals and the established respect of other site selection professionals and industry participants are essential to admission to Membership.

* An individual who is submitted for Membership as an employee, representative or affiliate of any organization must be a leader in the site selection practice for that organization.

* No person can be a member without proven corporate work and clients in site selection. Must demonstrate site selection projects in which they played the leadership role in the past two years.

* A minimum of 7 years of site location experience are required for Membership.

* Individuals must be leaders in the site selection field: published, quoted, respected, and have led projects and interfaced with corporate leadership.

If you would like to receive more information or an application packet, please contact the Site Selectors Guild Manager, Angela Rogers @ 501-246-3943 or [email protected]


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