MembershipslashAffinity Programs

 

Through NPA's Affinity Programs, members can take advantage of a variety of services and products, which are offered at special member discounts. Participation in these programs can result in achieving a true return on your investment in membership.

 

Insurance Product Lines

Alliant

Kathy Phillips of Alliant Insurance Services, Inc. has recently partnered with the National Parking Association to provide special services for its members. As an insurance specialist in the parking operations arena, she is also experienced in developing proper loss control methods, employee hiring criteria, and training and safety procedures for her client parking companies. Along with these services, Kathy can offer a competitive advantage on casualty insurance coverage to parking operators that are NPA members. Founded in 1925, Alliant has long been recognized for its broad range of insurance programs, products, and services. As a part of Alliant Resources Group, they have on a national level the resources needed to respond to the ever-increasing complexities and opportunities of their industry. Contact Kathy Phillips toll-free at 866-805-7275; email: kphillips@alliantinsurance.com.

 

Legal Services

Arent Fox

Members can take advantage of free legal services offered by the law firm of Arent Fox PLLC. The program consists of a brief (up to 15 minutes) complimentary consultation regarding possible legal issues facing a member’s business. Our contact is Mr. Michael (Mike) Stevens, NPA’s Legal Counsel at the Washington, DC offices of Arent Fox Kintner Plotkin & Kahn. If Mike cannot help you directly, he is in a position to refer you to other attorneys in his firm. Mike can be reached at (202) 857-6382 or via email at stevensm@arentfox.com.

 

401 (k) Provider

Instant Estimator

NADART, a full service 401(k) plan provider since 1957, has empowered the small business community by providing access to this cornerstone benefit typically reserved for big business. They provide everything you need to sponsor a successful 401(k) plan, with no commissions, brokerage fees, annuity fees or transaction fees.

As a sponsor of a NADART 401(k) plan, NPA has recommended this program to its larger business members. Now NADART has developed a program for businesses with 20 or less employees. For the remainder of 2009, you can have a 401(k) plan for just $100. Call or email Jason Dwyer at 800.248.6232 ext. 7161 or jdwyer@nada.org.

 

Parking Technology Services

ParkMe

ParkMe now offers NPA members access to its worldwide database of parking locations. Sign up now to get your locations into car navigation systems, mobile devices and ParkMe’s own smart phone parking apps. This relationship provides NPA members priority inclusion in ParkMe’s worldwide and secure distribution network, bringing drivers directly to your facility. Contact Mark Braibanti at (310)451-9109 or email mark@parkinginmotion.com.

 

Credit Card Processing Services

SunTrust

SunTrust Merchant Services is the largest credit card processing company in North America and has entered into an agreement with the National Parking Association whereby association members can reduce the amount they pay on credit cards processing fees. For more information, please contact Dave Bisco or Marshall Blackston at 800-359-5969 Ext. 3231319 - or by email to dave.bisco@firstdata.com.