Illinois Equipment Distributors

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Illinois Equipment Distributors


The Board of Directors and Officers welcome your interest in our organization founded in 1951 as a not-for-profit corporation. Currently membership has varied from 35 to 40 organizations consisting of Regular voting Members and non-voting Associate Members.

There is "strength in numbers" holds true for our organization as evidenced by our successful efforts in the past to defend industry practices, to protect from unfair taxation and to fend off questionable manufacturer dictates. Join us to lend your voice in a concerted way for the good of the industry.



The business and purposes of this Association shall be to safeguard, promote, foster and advance the interests of its members as Distributors of Construction Machinery and its kindred products; to increase the use of these products; to improve the conditions under which the industry is carried on; to encourage fair business methods; to protect the industry against unfair and unjust burdens and exactions; to collect and disseminate pertinent data relative to the industry; and generally, do such things authorized in its Certificate of Incorporation as may be necessary to the foregoing results.

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There are six meetings per year. Four Business Meetings and two Social Meetings. Meetings are limited to members and guests.