FMEA Associate Membership

Take 5 minutes to learn about the best-kept secret to reaching Florida’s
$12 billion energy and electric utility industry.

FMEA Associate Membership Application
Member Benefits Information

Online FMEA Associate Membership Application

Join FMEA’s 150+ associate member companies to find easy ways you never imagined to reach Florida’s utility industry, the fourth-largest power market in the United States. Associate member companies receive a large number of benefits for the low fee of only $500 a year. Take a look, join, and start receiving your benefits today!

Associate Member companies are listed in the Online Buyers Guide of publicpower.com, the largest utility industry website in Florida, and the largest state power association website in the United States. Publicpower.com receives more than 1,000,000 hits a year and is a prime location to easily list your company’s products and services to utility professionals in Florida and the U.S.. FMEA members use the Buye’rs Guide to search for Associate Members by name and by products and services for all aspects of utility operations. Get involved in Florida’s energy and electric utility industry today!

For questions contact FMEA’s Member Services at info@publicpower.com

Membership Benefits – Industry Information

  • RELAY Magazine

Associate Members receive RELAY , Florida’s only electric utility magazine and the largest state power trade magazine in the U.S. with a circulation of more than 4,000 Florida electric utility industry professionals. Stay apprised with in-depth news about Florida’s energy and electric utility industry. Contribute stories about your areas of expertise to Florida’s utilityprofessionals and participate in feature articles.

  • Membership Directory

Associate Member companies receive detailed listings in FMEA’s Annual Membership Directory, both in the ‘Associate Member’ alphabetical section and in the Associate Member by Service Category ‘Buyer’s Guide’ section.

FMEA’s Annual Membership Directory is widely used and distributed to utility professionals in Florida’s municipal, investor-owned, and cooperative utilities. Receive Associate Member discounts on advertising in a publication that is kept within arm’s reach of Florida’s electric utility professionals.

  • FMEA Headline News

FMEA Headline NewsAssociate Member companies receive FMEA’s weekly Headline News e-mail containing breaking news about Florida’s power industry. The weekly Headline News is distributed to more than 800 of Florida’s top industry utility professionals and Associate Members who want to stay on top of the latest happenings in Florida’s energy and electric utility industry.

Advertisements can be purchased in the Membership Directory, Relay Magazine, and Headline News and on publicpower.com. Additionally, we often call on Associate Members to contribute to articles for Relay magazine to ensure content is accurate and to provide Associate Members with more visibility.

Membership Benefits - Industry Access

FMEA Associate Members enjoy discounted registration, sponsorship opportunities, and speaking opportunities in statewide conferences, trade shows, workshops, and competitions in which Florida’s electric utilities regularly participate.

  • FMEA-FMPA Annual Conference

More than 400 utility directors, general managers and city leaders from Florida’s municipal utility industry attend this three-day event held every summer. Event activities include: expert speakers and panels, workshops, golf and tennis tournaments, and several networking events.

  • Utility Education & Trade Show Day

Utility Education & Trade Show Days (UED) brings together professionals from the energy industry for top-notch speakers and topics and the latest in utility products and services. The convenient one-day format allows utility staff to keep travel costs low, while receiving high-value training.

A table display at this event for an FMEA Associate Member is $350.
For a non-member it is $550.

  • The Florida Lineman Competition

The Florida Lineman Competition is a competitive event in which utility line workers demonstrate their skills, knowledge, and teamwork regarding the dangerous profession of electric line work in a safe and educational environment. Associate Members receive sponsorship opportunities and vendor discounts. The Competition features around-the-competition-site exhibiting space for vendors wanting to showcase their products and services to Florida’s T&D line worker and utility safety community.

Vendor space on the field and at the Welcome Reception is $450 for FMEA Associate Members and $600 for non-members.

  • Sponsorship

In addition to exhibitor opportunities, sponsoring the FMEA-FMPA Annual Conference, UED, the Florida Lineman Competition or Utility Training Workshops is a great way for utility officials to match your face and name with your products and services. FMEA Associate Members receive:

10% off second sponsorships.
15% off third and fourth sponsorships.

  • Webinars

The FMEA webinar training program is a service that provides FMEA Utility and Associate Members with high-quality education and training without leaving the office. The webinar training program offers a broad range of industry-related training programs and roundtable discussion meetings to help keep participants up-to-date on the latest legislative activity, industry best-practices, customer service, billing and collection trends, industry safety requirements, and other topics.

Webinar participants gain insight and knowledge to help them in their careers and assist their electric utilities. FMEA Associate are invited to submit Webinar Presentations. As a webinar presenter you will be part of this educational initiative for electric utility professionals.