Corporate Membership Benefits


Firms or agencies engaged in the manufacturing or furnishing of products to the architectural openings industry.

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To best cater to the needs of our member, we have customized our corporate packages based upon your company type (Manufacturer, Distributor, Sales Agency). Below please find a review of corporate. benefits review is noted below. If you have any questions, contact us at and let’s chat. We look forward to serving you!


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One Complimentary DHI Individual Membership for a Management Level Employee

Corporate members will designate one employee as the “Member Key Contact” for the company to receive all membership-related communications. The Member Key Contact is granted all the same member benefits available to DHI Individual Members.

Educational Opportunities & Discounts  for All Company Employees

Education is offered in a variety of formats to fit the needs of all door security and safety professionals. Access your complimentary, member-only webinar archive with dozens of technical and business topics. These are often used for hosting viewing parties with your team so everyone can benefit. Available to you at member-exclusive pricing, DHI education can be accessed through Online Education or by attending one of the four annual Schools or In-Person Education opportunities hosted locally. Training is also available for your whole team by bringing DHI education to your office. DHI provides lifelong learning to assure  have the education that’s a fit for your company’s needs.

Technical Literature Discounts

Receive discounts on DHI’s Handbooks, Tech Talks and various other technical publications. Click here for details.

Discounts for conNextions and Other DHI Events

conNextions is the premier event for the non-residential door and architectural hardware industry. As a DHI Member, you will receive discounts on registration for trade show access, main stage events, networking events, booth pricing, and high-end business education courses. DHI has many other events happening locally around North America hosted by and for our members. Learn more about DHI events.

Customized Executive Communications

Receive exclusive communications from DHI’s CEO to include research, educational opportunities, special executive level events, and DHI and industry news.

Profit Improvement Survey, Profile & Report

The best source of financial benchmarks for our industry is the DHI Profit Report, a compilation of our industry distributor participants’ profit performance, with comparisons by company size and geographic regions. This report presents a wealth of financial and operating guidelines and provides direct comparisons between your firm and other participating firms. Distributor corporate members are eligible to participate in the Profit Survey and will receive the exclusive Distributor Profit Improvement Profile, a breakdown of a survey participant’s company results highlighted with suggested areas of improvement. While the Profit Report is provided to all corporate members, the Profit Improvement Profile is only available to firms that participate in the Survey.

Employee Compensation Bi-Annual Report

How does your firm’s employee compensation package stack up in the industry? To help you evaluate your company, DHI offers a corporate member only bi-annual Employee Compensation Study and Report with approximately 2,000 firms in over 30 distribution lines of trade who participate.

Management Reports for Distribution Experts

These annual reports are developed from DHI market research and include overviews of “Best Practices” reports.

Distributor Directory for Architects, Contractors, Manufacturers and End Users

Fully searchable by company name, city, state or country, this easy-to-use resource highlights DHI's distributor corporate member companies , many of whom have employees with DHI credentials. DHI Member companies will have an expanded listing that provides specific details on product offerings, company details, and an opportunity to add a logo. 

Manufacturer Buyer's Guide Online Listing Available to Architects, Contractors and Owners

Fully searchable by company name, city, state or country, this easy-to-use resource highlights DHI's manufacturer corporate member companies. DHI Member companies will have an expanded listing that provides specific details on product offerings, company details, and an opportunity to add a logo.

Find a Pro Online Listings

An online search engine to locate DHI-certified and credentialed consultants (AHC, CDC, EHC, AOC, FDAI), all experts in the complex non-residential door and architectural hardware industry. All DHI member consultants will be included in our online database for architects, contractors and owners to find them and their companies.

Membership Directory

Available to members only, this virtual resource is accessible online , with enhanced networking capabilities and email and website links, providing you direct access to your key contacts.

Distribution and Manufacturing Software Guides

These annual guides serve as a high-level reference of features and functions of the various software packages available to assist distribution companies in identifying vendors that provide products to fit their specific needs.

Career Center/Classified Advertising Discounts

Our Career Center is the online job site specific to the door and hardware industry. Let us help you find a job or identify the perfect candidate. Jobs and resumes can be posted confidentially, resume postings are complimentary and DHI members receive special discounts for posting positions. If you’re looking for the expertise of a door security + safety professional or an opportunity within our industry, you’ve come to the right place . Classified advertising is also available in Doors + Hardware magazine with special discounts for members. Contact member services at for details.