New York State
Recreation & Park Society


Business Premier Partnership (BPP) Membership

Attending a trade show is a great way for your company’s products and services to get noticed. However, your sales can increase in New York even more by becoming a Commercial Member of NYSRPS. The simple fact is that people buy from people they know and trust. By becoming involved as a member, you will have the opportunity to build relationships with the leisure service professionals in New York State.  

"Being a member of this organization means that my professional network encompasses people that have experience and expertise in the varied responsibilities that I hold and the knowledge and skills that are necessary to succeed in this profession.                                               Jeffrey D. Myers CPRP, Commissioner of Recreation and Parks, Town of Perinton, NY

$1,500 Annual Fee ($4,475 value)


  • Receive all the regular benefits of commercial membership when you become a BPP.
  • This includes access to the NYSRPS membership list and contact information.


  • 1/4 page ad in two issues of The Voice magazine, the professional journal of the Society (with option to upgrade to a larger ad at a discount).  $600 value  
  • Logo/link on monthly e-news read by society members.  $1800 value
  • Logo on bottom of the homepage of the society’s website. $1000 value
  • Special denotation on commercial member listing on website.  


  • Complementary booth at 1 NYSRPS show per year - up to $875 value
  • Additional booths at substantial savings
  • Opportunity to present your products and services to conference delegates.  
  • Digital list of all Conference delegates within three weeks after the close of the Conference.  Enhances your contacts with easy follow-up. 
  • Recognition at the Conference denoting you as a Business Partner.
  • Annual Conference registration for two employees.
  • Gain additional contacts by participating in our numerous social networking events.


  • Receive up-to-date information via the NYSRPS eNewsletter and eLink 
  • Follow issues and trends on the NYSRPS List Serve
  • Stay informed of legislative issues affecting the industry
  • Bi-yearly issues of The Voice

Referral Business

NYSRPS supports all commercial members and when an inquiry comes in for a recommendation for a particular product or services, businesses with a relationship with the Society are recommended first.




Annual Fee: $200



  • Being a member grants you access to NYSRPS members through a variety of sources including networking opportunities and membership listing posted on MEMBERS ONLY section of website.


  •  Link listed on the NYSRPS website

  •  Your contact information listed in The Voice, the society’s bi-annual magazine

  • Company referenced for member inquiries

  • Use of the NYSRPS logo in approved promotional advertising

  • Submit articles for inclusion in our professional publications

  •  Opportunities to present educational sessions at conferences and seminars


  • Preferred fees for exhibiting at the Annual Conference & Business Expo

  • Preferred registration rates for all NYSRPS educational programs

  • Discounts on NYSRPS Prospect list, featuring potential contact information for 10,000 NYS recreation agencies 


  • Subscriptions to The Voice magazine and NYSRPS Enews

Engagement Opportunities!

  • Connect with NYSRPS members and fellow commercial professionals via the Commercial Member ENGAGE platform. Have your company ENGAGE by securing a bi-weekly spotlight. Host webinars, Zoom meetings and more! 
  • Commercial FORUM  allows for topical questions, comments and concerns to be shared by all NYSRPS members


New York State Recreation & Park Society  501 C3 Not-for-Profit Organization

19 Roosevelt Drive, Suite 200 Saratoga Springs, NY 12866

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