GEAPS Member Benefits
Joining GEAPS takes only a few minutes and you will quickly realize that membership will help improve your career and benefit your employer.
Expand your network. You will have exclusive access to the online member directory to find other grain professionals who can share practical advice. You’ll have access to the on-line Buyers’ Guide and will receive the printed DirectaSource that features a member directory, buyers’ guide, GEAPS leadership information, chapter list and more. Plus if you work or live near a local chapter, attending meetings and events can connect you with colleagues in your area.
Build your skills. Our professional development programs are available to members for a discount. Online or in-person classes, training and credential programs can help new employees learn the industry and sharpen the skills of experienced managers. You can also access exclusive members-only information on the GEAPS website that addresses specific operational and business management topics.
Grow your business. Associate members who represent a business or organization that provides products or services to our industry receive benefits such as special discounts for attending and exhibiting at the annual GEAPS Exchange. Many Associate members also participate in local chapter events to meet others in the industry
Save your company money. GEAPS members receive discounts on Exchange registration and booth rentals, distance education courses and the Safety Awards Program. Members can also attend the summer GEAPS’ Leadership, Education and Networking Workshop for free!
Find services and solutions in your area. Meet grain industry professionals and suppliers from your region at chapter meetings and other regional events.
Jump start your career. GEAPS offers free membership and special opportunities to full-time, post-secondary students studying for a career in the grain, feed, milling or processing industries. It’s an opportunity to set yourself apart from your peers by learning more about the industry and making valuable connections.
These are a few of the benefits you will receive by being a member. Join today and see how far the GEAPS advantage can take you!