Ohio Equipment Distributors Association


OEDA provides its members with opportunities to help make their businesses operate more efficiently and earn higher profits.

Legislative Representation

Your Association is involved in each Legislative Session on a full-time basis, identifying and tracking all bills relative to our industry. Legislative reports are made regularly to all members.


Dealer-Supplier Relations

OEDA works with along with AED and other affiliate associations across the nation to work with manufacturers, wholesalers, distributors, and other suppliers to resolve issues and address contract and industry topics.


Legal Counsel Hotlines

Your Association maintains relationships with various attorneys and consultants to help members address employment and labor law issues, dealer contract issues, customer relations, OSHA compliance and workplace safety issues, and environmental issues.


Association Accounting Service

Industry-specific staff accountants can provide complete accounting service for members, including monthly or quarterly financial statements, income tax preparation, payroll reporting, and more.


Educational Liaison

The Association staff works with institutions that are training potential equipment dealership employees, acting in an advisory role and assisting with placement. OEDA has developed a Careers DVD that has been distributed to members and schools throughout Ohio and sponsors scholarships at key post-secondary schools in Ohio.


Group Insurance

For more than fifty years your association has strived to provide the finest group health insurance coverage for its members, with prompt, personal service, and competitive rates. Insureds are also offered a Section 125 Flex Plan.


Monthly Newsletters and Weekly Emails

OEDA provides updates on up-to-date information regarding various phases of dealer and Association activities. Special bulletins are issued as occasion demands.


Credit Card Program

OEDA's Credit Card Program offers your customers the convenience and instant credit advantage of VISA or MasterCard cards, at a low, competitive discount rate.



OEDA thoroughly researches various companies to ensure that only those with the very highest standards are endorsed by the Association.


Wage & Benefit Survey

Annual Wage and Benefit Surveys provide data which allows dealers to compare their dealership expenditures with averages within our geographical area.


Dealer Meetings/Continuing Education

Dealer seminars, workshops, and area meetings are conducted at various times throughout the year to assist dealers and/or employees in various aspects of business operations.


Business Forms & Supplies, Programs

OEDA carries a complete stock of forms, supplies, and programs. Count on a wide selection, competitive pricing, and great service! Check out our numerous services.


Annual Conference

Each year, Ohio dealers gather to take part in dealer workshops, business meetings, exhibits, and social events - a great place to develop new business ideas and new friendships!


National Affiliation

OEDA is a local group of Associated Equipment Distributors (AED) which represents and serves dealers at the national level.



Your association's website is a "hub" for dealer members, providing instant access to online dealer information and resources, including a "FastFacts" database with a wealth of information available 24-7.


Staff Resources/Information

Your association is a source of information as near as your telephone, mailbox, fax machine, or computer a "business partner" that can provide assistance on both day-to-day and long-range operations.


Let us prove that membership doesn't cost -- it pays!


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