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Membership & Sponsorship

Members are persons involved in the industry of security operations or investigations. Sponsors can be any company or organization that wishes to obtain a sponsor membership or sponsor an event.

WHY JOIN MISA? MISA was formed in the early 1950’s and was the voice of the industry, helping create Titles 13 and 19 that govern the industries in Maryland today. Be Part Of The Future: MISA networks with associations, lobbyists, and organizations to watch both federal and state legislation that may affect the Security or Investigative community. MISA, by virtue of its long-standing history and involvement, has earned a place at the table and a voice heard by legislators when it comes to matters that could affect your business. The Legislative Committee brings you the news of our profession as it happens. Participate to effect positive change in governance of our industry. MISA Directory MISA members enjoy the privilege of having their company listed on the MISA website, ensuring potential customers that you are a licensed professional endorsed by the state’s oldest established organization in the industry. MISA Logo Members can proudly display the MISA logo on their websites and emails, demonstrating the professional affiliation. Exclusive Member Listserv Ask other members questions, referral opportunities, advertise a training or event, stay current on what is going on, etc.  Join discussions with our members about relevant topics that could impact your business. Networking Access to Member Directory, gain assistance from members, farm out work or receive work from other members, and locate specialist niche investigators. Members may also share resources and expertise that can expand the services you offer. Many members partner, subcontract, or refer business to other members on a regular basis. MISA Quarterly Newsletter Publish an article, learn about new MISA members and relevant industry information. Support MISA is a resource for private investigators and security professionals. MISA can provide support to members ranging from the MSP application process, to offering answers to unknowns, or connecting you with other industry professionals. MISA maintains a working relationship with the Maryland State Police. Training Opportunities MISA is comprised of members that are leaders and experts in their fields. Many members share ideas and valuable information on industry standards. Annual Meetings/Events Attending events and connecting with other industry professionals will enhance your network of connections, create new opportunities, and keep you informed of important industry information. Learn from speakers representing the investigative/security community. Affiliate relationships Valuable offers and discounts from affiliate companies that offer industry related products and services, such as hardware, software, PI insurance, surveillance and other industry equipment, etc.

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Steps For New Membership

We are very excited that you want to be a new member of MISA! There are a lot of great advantages to becoming a member. There are different membership levels. Each membership level has different privileges.

 

The first step is to complete the membership by clicking the button below.. Once you are notified that you are approved, which may take up to 72 hours, the second step is to return to this page and pay for your membership below. 

 

Both steps must be completed to become a member of MISA.

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Payment Options

  • Agency Membership - 1 Year

    200$
    Every year
    Security & Investigative Agencies
     
    • Renews your agency membership for one year
    • Includes access to free online training listing
    • Includes access to blog and members section
    • Includes access to MISA Swag store
  • Agency Membership - 2 Years

    390$
    Every 2 years
    Security & Investigative Agencies
     
    • Save money by renewing your membership for 2 years!
    • Includes access to online training course list
    • Includes access to blog and members section
    • Includes access to MISA Swag store
  • Best Value

    Agency Membership - 3 Years

    575$
    Every 3 years
    Security & Investigative Agencies
     
    • Save money by renewing for 3 years
    • Includes access to free training listing
    • Includes access to blog and members section
    • Includes access to MISA Swag store
  • Associate Member

    50$
    Every 12 months
    This membership is for AGENCY member employees. The agency must already be a member of MISA.
     
    • Attend open meetings
    • Membership for various committees
    • Access to SWAG store
    • Access to membership files section
    • Access to member blogs
    • Access to membership areas
  • Sustaining Member

    75$
    Every year
    Individual Security Guards, SPO's and PI's who are not part of an agency who is a member
     
    • Access to members only section
    • Access to blogs & groups
    • Ability to attend training sessions
    • May attend meetings & receive the newsletter
    • Access to MISA Swag Store
    • Legislative representation
  • Business Affiliate

    250$
    Every year
    Related business professionals that are connected with the security/PI industry
     
    • Serve on committees
    • Receive the newsletter
    • Access to MISA SWAG
    • Access to the blog and members section
    • Advertising opportunities, networking, and seminars
    • Access to advertising section in groups (unlimited)
  • Event Sponsorship

    1,500$
     
    For industry partners
     
    • Set up a table or a booth at a MISA industry event
    • Includes an introduction as a MISA event sponsor
    • Includes a short presentation to MISA members
  • Honorary

    0$
     
    Retired Licensees or dignitaries
    Valid for one year
    • Attend meetings
    • Serve on committees
    • Receive the newsletter & access to the members section
    • Access to SWAG store

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Share In The History

MISA was formed in the early 1950’s and was the voice of the industry, helping create Titles 13 and 19 that govern the industries in Maryland today.

 

Be Part Of The Future:

MISA networks with associations, lobbyists, and organizations to watch both federal and state legislation that may affect the Security or Investigative community. MISA, by virtue of its long-standing history and involvement, has earned a place at the table and a voice heard by legislators when it comes to matters that could affect your business. The Legislative Committee brings you the news of our profession as it happens. Participate to effect positive change in governance of our industry.

 

MISA Directory

MISA members enjoy the privilege of having their company listed on the MISA website, ensuring potential customers that you are a licensed professional endorsed by the state’s oldest established organization in the industry.

 

MISA Logo

Members can proudly display the MISA logo on their websites and emails, demonstrating the professional affiliation.

 

Exclusive Member Listserv

Ask other members questions, referral opportunities, advertise a training or event, stay current on what is going on, etc.  Join discussions with our members about relevant topics that could impact your business.

 

Networking

Access to Member Directory, gain assistance from members, farm out work or receive work from other members, and locate specialist niche investigators. Members may also share resources and expertise that can expand the services you offer. Many members partner, subcontract, or refer business to other members on a regular basis.

 

MISA Quarterly Newsletter

Publish an article, learn about new MISA members and relevant industry information.

 

Support

MISA is a resource for private investigators and security professionals. MISA can provide support to members ranging from the MSP application process, to offering answers to unknowns, or connecting you with other industry professionals. MISA maintains a working relationship with the Maryland State Police.

 

Training Opportunities

MISA is comprised of members that are leaders and experts in their fields. Many members share ideas and valuable information on industry standards.

 

Annual Meetings/Events

Attending events and connecting with other industry professionals will enhance your network of connections, create new opportunities, and keep you informed of important industry information. Learn from speakers representing the investigative/security community.

Affiliate relationships

Valuable offers and discounts from affiliate companies that offer industry related products and services, such as hardware, software, PI insurance, surveillance and other industry equipment, etc.

Click here to download or complete an application. Completed applications can be emailed to President@MISAHQ.com and an invoice can be emailed to you for online payment of membership fees.

If you prefer to mail in an application with a check for the membership fees, please mail to:

Maryland Investigators and Security Association

P.O. Box 1053
Mount Airy, Maryland 21771

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