It is our mission to promote the common business interests of those engaged in the surface finishing industry in the tristate New York, New Jersey, and Southern Connecticut area. The MAMF represents the business, technical, scientific, and educational interests of the industry as well as the advocacy efforts of the surface technology community. Our goals include maintaining a strong membership with opportunities for education, advocacy, and networking.
Any company directly or indirectly related to the business of surface finishing. Our membership includes plating companies and chemical suppliers. Our wider audience would include any industry that uses a range of surface finishing technologies, such as: electronics, automotive, aerospace and defense, energy, medical, agriculture, construction, tools and dies, shipbuilding, steel, plumbing, and household appliances.
Members are invited to meetings and annual events that give them opportunities to meet and discuss industry related topics, learn about new issues affecting our industry, and to network with peers. Full membership with the Masters’ Association of Metal Finishers Chapter (MAMF) includes automatic affiliation with the National Association for Surface Finishing (NASF).
MAMF provides on-going education and advocacy for its membership including monthly newsletters and periodic noteworthy email blasts with pertinent industry information. MAMF hosts annual training programs like “Train the Trainer” RCRA training, Forklift Training, and other safety training programs for its members. MAMF members (New York only) can participate in its discounted State Workers Compensation fund that offers discounts and annual dividends to its participants. Typical speakers at MAMF meetings include local representatives from OSHA, EPA, DEQ, elected officials, and regular updates from the NASF.
NASF plays an important leadership role for its members by informing decision makers, the public, the global manufacturing value chain, and the next generation of engineers about the vital role of surface finishing in society. Members receive e-newsletters with the latest news and updates in the industry, as well as the monthly ‘NASF Report’ from Products Finishing magazine. The NASF sponsor seminars, conferences (Washington Forum), trade shows (SUR/FIN), among other nationally known activities.
Thank you for your interest in the Master Association of Metal Finishers (MAMF) a chapter of the National Association of Surface Finishers (NASF). Below is a membership application which includes membership in the MAMF and NASF. This corporate membership entitles everyone in your company access to the benefits of all MAMF and NASF resources and activities.
Join the Masters’ Association of Metal Finishers
Membership Dues Structure
Masters’ Association of Metal Finishers Chapter of the National Association for Surface Finishing (NASF) is a management organization with only corporate memberships available. This full membership entitles the member companies to membership in NASF.
- Metal Finishing Job or Captive Shop dues: $2,140/year ($1,200 national + $940 local)
- Metal Finishing Supplier dues: $1,200 or more (depending on sales)
If NASF “National dues” is paid through a different location, such as corporate headquarters, the MAMF “Supplier local dues only” applies at $940.
- Small Corporate dues: $1,490/year ($550 national + $940 local)*
Available for companies with less than $1 million in sales, less than six employees and not a member in NASF for the past five years.