Professional Membership – Any individual shall be eligible for Professional membership in the Association

  • Has received at least $50,000 (CDN) in revenue using the spoken word to audiences of three or more in the previous 12-month period;
  • Has a reputation for integrity and sound character;
  • Agrees, upon acceptance of application for membership, to abide by the by-laws, the Association’s Code of Professional Ethics and such other rules or regulations as may be adopted from time to time;
  • Meets such other requirements as may be established by the Board of Directors


Supplier Membership – Any individual or company shall be eligible for Supplier membership in the Association

  • Is a Speakers Bureau(s); or a
  • Supplier of materials, equipment or services to professional speakers