Ohio-Michigan Equipment Dealer Association
What's in it for me? Plenty!
OMEDA is Designed to Meet Your Business Needs
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.
OMEDA works with along with NAEDA 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.
The Association staff works with institutions that are training potential equipment dealership employees, acting in an advisory role and assisting with placement. OMEDA also sponsors several scholarships at key post-secondary schools in Ohio and Michigan.
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
OMEDA 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
OMEDA's Credit Card Program offers your customers the convenience and instant credit advantage of VISA or MasterCard cards, at a low, competitive discount rate.
OMEDA 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
OMEDA carries a complete stock of forms, supplies, and programs. Count on a wide selection, competitive pricing, and great service! Check out our numerous services.
Each year, Michigan and 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!
OMEDA members also receive membership in the North American Equipment Dealers Association (NAEDA), which represents and serves dealers at the national level. Members receive a paid subscription to NAEDA's Farm and Power Equipment Dealer Magazine, along with access to a wide array of programs and services.
OMEDA members receive a discount on the Official Guide. This guide for buying, selling and financing of used equipment is your best source of the most current market information and technical data on farm tractors and equipment.
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.
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!
Your link to the OMEDA Membership application