Welcome to the North Dakota Implement Dealers Association! NDIDA is the trade association for approximately 125 franchised farm equipment dealers across the state of North Dakota. We invite you to browse through our site to find out more about NDIDA and how membership in our association can benefit you.
NDIDA Represented Full-time During ND State Legislative Session
North Dakota's 63rd Legislative Assembly is underway, and once again NDIDA dealer members are being represented full time in Bismarck. Please visit our Legislative Updates section to learn about bills that could have a direct impact on ND farm equipment dealers, and find out how you can help. Legislative reports will be forwarded weekly via email to all NDIDA members, and also posted online at www.ndida.com. "Call to Action" reports asking for your immediate attention to a specific issue will also be forwarded as necessary. Please watch for these important documents and stay in touch with your legislators. Thank you for your support and involvement as we continue to move through the 2013 legislative session!
Melinda Martin Named Career Development Manager
Melinda Martin has joined the staff of the North Dakota Implement Dealers Association and the Automobile Dealers Association of North Dakota as a Career Development Manager. Melinda will assist dealer members of both associations in the fulfillment of staffing needs, with a particular focus on diesel and automotive technician recruitment. Click HERE to learn more about Melinda and how to contact her regarding your dealership's recruiting needs and activities!
David Meyer Elected NDIDA Chairman
David Meyer, Titan Machinery Inc., West Fargo, was elected Chairman of the North Dakota Implement Dealers Association during our 2012 Convention held November 12-14 in Bismarck. David has been a member of the NDIDA Board since 1993 and served as Chairman in 2001. Keith Kreps, RDO Equipment Co., Fargo, was elected 1st Vice Chairman, and Brian Hanson, Hansons Auto & Implement Inc., Grafton, was elected 2nd Vice Chairman. Jay Pickrel, Jamestown Implement Co., Jamestown, was newly elected to the NDIDA Board. Mike Weisenberger, Titan Machinery Inc., Grand Forks, was elected National Director (see below). Watch for more information in our special post-convention NDIDA Online newsletter!
Mike Weisenberger Elected National Director
Mike Weisenberger, Titan Machinery Inc., Grand Forks, will become NDIDA's new National Director on March 1, 2013. Mike was elected to the Board of Directors of the North American Equipment Dealers Association (NAEDA) during our state convention held recently in Bismarck. The NAEDA Board of Directors is made up of one dealer representative from each affiliated state, regional or provincial association. NAEDA Directors are elected to a three year term beginning March 1 of each year. They can serve up to two consecutive terms. These leaders are a source of information and a point of contact regarding NAEDA projects, activities, and issues. Mike will step into the role currently held by Roger Gjellstad, Stanley, who joined the NAEDA Board in 2006 and served as NAEDA Chairman in 2011-12.
On-line Recruiting Tools Available!
Finding and keeping qualified employees is a top priority for most farm equipment dealers. Click on the Career ToolBox at left to discover a variety of recruiting tools and resources.
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