Industry Affiliations


The largest national trade association in the U.S. representing the interests of the broad array of companies that supply the home and commercial furnishings industry.



The Architectural Woodwork Institute (AWI)is a nonprofit trade association founded in 1953. Today, AWI represents nearly 4000 members consisting of architectural woodworkers, suppliers, design professionals and students from around the world.



The Cabinet Makers Association was incorporated in 1998 by a small group of custom cabinet makers who thought our industry needed a group for the "small" guy. Since 1998, we have grown to include over 500 small to medium sized cabinet shops and suppliers throughout the USA, and even a few members throughout the world.



The Center for Kitchen and Bath Education and Research (CKBER) is a non-profit foundation established by the National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA) dedicated to funding the growth and vitality of the kitchen and bath industry through education and research.



KCMA is a voluntary non-profit industry trade association originally founded in 1955. Currently, KCMA has over 360 members located in the United States and Canada who manufacture kitchen cabinets and bath vanities, fabricate countertops or supply goods and services to the industry.



The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) mission is to advocate on behalf of its members to enhance the competitiveness of manufacturers by shaping a legislative and regulatory environment conducive to U.S. economic growth and to increase understanding among policymakers, the media and the general public about the vital role of manufacturing in America’s economic and national security for today and in the future.



The Mission of the National Kitchen & Bath Association is to enhance member success and excellence, promote professionalism and ethical business practices, and provide leadership and direction for the kitchen and bath industry worldwide.



For over 100 years, the Wood Machinery Manufacturers of America has worked to increase the productivity and profitability of U.S. machinery and tooling manufacturers and the businesses that support them. Over that time, WMMA® has dedicated itself to the advancement of the U.S. woodworking machinery and cutting tool industry while promoting awareness of American technology in the woodworking industry.