STAFDA is an educational association comprised of distributors, manufacturers, rep agents, and affiliates (trade press) serving the light construction/industrial market. We have 2,500 members from across the U.S., Canada, and internationally.
STAFDA will hold its 38th Annual Convention & Trade Show, November 9-11, at the Charlotte Convention Center. The keynote speaker during the General Session will be former Washington Redskins football coach and now NASCAR team owner Joe Gibbs.
Members began registering for the Charlotte Convention at the end of June. You must be a member to attend or exhibit at the STAFDA Convention & Trade Show.
To date (August 4), more than 570 booths have been sold. Click here to see a current exhibitor list. STAFDA's hotels are filling quickly! The Hilton Garden Inn and Hampton Inn are sold out. There is limited availablity at the Westin Charlotte (sold out at the STAFDA rate on 11/8 and 11/9). The Omni and Hilton City Center are 50% sold. STAFDA has preferred rates at these hotels and weblinks to their reservations are in the members-only section.
STAFDA has a series of training manuals, along with benchmarking surveys, and over 65 different programs to serve your needs! We encourage you to explore our website and learn more!