MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION
 

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CTDA MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION
Application for membership in the Ceramic Tile Distributors Association is hereby made for (hereinafter called Applicant).
 
1) List full legal name of firm, corporation, partnership or other type of business applying for membership:
Full Legal Name
 
List name of firm to be used in Membership Directory (if different from full legal name)
Name
Address:
City:
State:
Zip: Phone:
Email: Date Established:
 
2) Name of Principal Representative:
Position of Applicant:
How long with Applicant:
 
3) Type of Ownership:
Individual    
Partnership    
Corporation Date and State of Incorporation:
 
4) Total number of employees of Applicant (include employees in divisions, branches and/or subsidiary corporations)
Parent warehouse is square feet.
 
5) If Applicant has branches, divisions, subsidiary corporations , or manufacturer’s representatives to be included in Membership
Directory, please also complete the enclosed Branch Application.
 
6) For Regular Members Only (Distributors). List major ceramic tile suppliers below.
 
For Associate Members Only (Manufacturers, except for Artisan Tile Manufacturers with less than 3 employees). Describe the
type of ceramic tile and/or related products currently being supplied to ceramic tile wholesale distributors.
 
For Allied Members Only (Including Independent Agents and Artisan Tile Manufacturers with 3 or less employees). Describe the
services and the products, other than ceramic tile and related products (or ceramic tile if you are an Artisan Tile Manufacturer),
that you currently supply to ceramic tile wholesale distributors for use in their businesses and not normally for resale.
 
7) Please tell us who referred you to CTDA, or how you heard about CTDA
 
Applicant Company:
 
8) Annual dues
Regular Member $600
Associate Member (less than $10 million annual sales) $600
Associate Member (more than $10 million annual sales) $1100
Allied Member $600
    • If Independent Agent (3 or less employees) $200
    • If Artisan Tile Company (3 or less employees) $200
Branch Listing & Service Fee (per location)*
Associate Member Man. Rep. Listing & Service Fee (per rep)* x $100
(*Please complete enclosed Branch Application for Branches or
Manufacturer’s Representatives to be listed in the CTDA Membership Directory)
TOTAL:
     
9) Please enclose check in U.S. funds, payable to CTDA or list Visa/MasterCard/American Express number below:    
   
Card Number: Exp:
     
Wire transfers can be made by foreign members by contacting CTDA for routing information.
     

QUALIFICATIONS FOR REGULAR MEMBERSHIP, FROM CTDA BYLAWS:
a. Sells at wholesale a substantial quantity of ceramic tile and/or related products;
b. Maintains a full time sales organization actively engaged in the promotion and selling of ceramic tile during normal business hours;
c. Maintains adequately staffed and equipped office, warehouse, and shipping facilities, which shall be continuously open during normal business hours;
d. Generally purchases ceramic tile and/or related products in bulk quantities from the producer of those products, and maintains a warehouse stock of such products large enough to serve its trade area adequately;
e. Periodically issues price lists, catalogs, samples and other related products to keep his trade area current as to price, products and availability; and
f. Invoices and assumes credit responsibility in connection with a portion of its sales.

QUALIFICATIONS FOR ASSOCIATE MEMBERSHIP., FROM CTDA BY-LAWS:
Any person, partnership, corporation or other type of firm or business enterprise which supplies ceramic tile and/or related products to those qualifying for Regular Membership may become an Associate Member.

QUALIFICATIONS FOR ALLIED MEMBERSHIP, FROM CTDA BYLAWS:
Any person, partnership, corporation or other type of firm or business enterprise which does not qualify for Regular or Associate Membership, but which furnishes services and supplies other than ceramic tile and related products to those qualifying for Regular Membership for use in their businesses, and not formally for resale, plus members of the trade press, may become an Allied Member. Allied Membership can also include independent agents/manufacturer representatives and artisan tile companies with no more than three employees.

JOIN ON-LINE AT www.ctdahome.org

MAIL/FAX COMPLETED APPLICATION WITH PAYMENT TO CTDA, 800 Roosevelt Rd., Suite C-312, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137

PHONE (800) 938-CTDA FAX (630) 790-3095 EMAIL questions@ctdahome.org

     
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