Vendor Member Benefits


The Association of Professional Model Makers (APMM) is an international community of nearly 700 professional model makers, students, educational institutions, freelancers and corporations. We represent and unite a diverse and unique industry of appearance models, architecture, automotive, consumer products, displays and dioramas, film/effects, industrial design, prototypes, scale models and toy sculpting.

We believe there is no better place for the best vendors of materials and equipment and software in the industry to interact and share ideas with the brightest and most experienced professionals, students, and educators. Our biennial (in even-numbered years) conferences are designed for up-close, interactive learning and are held in various locations across the US.

Vendors and Suppliers are valued members of the APMM. Some of the benefits of membership are:

  • Web-based industry directory listing
  • Discounted website banner advertising and e-Newsletter display advertising rates
  • Discounted rates for conference—vendor/industry expo, hands-on product demo workshops, and networking
  • FREE classified ad listings
  • Featured “vendor partner” opportunity on APMM website
  • Access to member’s Q&A discussion forum
  • Online marketplace RFP resource
  • Professional affiliation
  • Subscription to The Leading Edge Quarterly e-Newsletter
  • Information resource for leading-edge technology, materials and equipment
  • Leadership opportunities
  • Access to members-only web pages, including member data base

Feel free to contact us if you have questions or need additional information about becoming a part of this unique and dynamic professional organization.


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