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Explore STEP Membership Category Options

Regular Membership - Companies in this category are involved in exporting and have the product/service offering, the resources, and the commitment to pursue international markets.  This category is ideal for small and medium sized companies looking to maintain and grow their international business.

Associate Membership - Companies that provide services that support the exporting efforts of STEP Regular Members. This category is ideal for export service providers and industry stakeholders.

Premium Membership (Regular) - The Premium Membership option is offered to STEP Regular Members who are involved in exporting and have the product/service offering, the resources, and an engaged commitment to pursue international markets. The category is ideal for the medium to large exporters who are aggressively seeking new business internationally. Premium Memberships are available at an additional fee to a current annual sales membership investment fee.  

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TOP 10 REASONS TO JOIN STEP

  • Added Capacity - Use STEP as your marketing and promotion team
  • Business Opportunities - Access to trade leads and incoming buyers
  • Cost Savings - Reduced costs on marketing activities and access to funding programs
  • Credibility - Align with proven provincial, national and international recognition
  • Expertise - Direct assistance to knowledge and advice on markets
  • Information - Tailored market reports and custom market intelligence
  • Network Development - Access to international contacts around the world
  • Risk Mitigation - Access to services and solutions that can reduce the risk of entering new markets or working with new customers
  • Training - Workshops, seminars and presentations on a variety of topics
  • Visibility - STEP markets member capabilities and services throughout the world through various targeted marketing mediums
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Member Benefits

  • Access to applicable funding programs
  • Access to STEP seminars and networking events at member rates
  • Access to in-coming buyers
  • Corporate profiling via various corporate marketing tools - printed/electronic
  • Customized market research reports
  • Individualized export market advice and guidance
  • Indivualized guidance on international finance and logistics
  • Information on projects and program options of International Financial Institutions
  • Introduction of members and their products/services to prospective in-market contacts
  • Participation in STEP business development missions and in-market support
  • Qualified trade leads

Member Testimonials

  • “When you look at exporting services outside Saskatchewan, that ‘s when you have to start sharpening your pencils. Being part of STEP is a wise choice, not just for zu but also for other internet-based companies to reach new markets.”

    - Ryan Lejbak - zu - Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

  • “I really can’t say enough about STEP and how they’ve helped us so far.  The people there have really been wonderful. Whenever I was confronted by a difficult question, they found the answer. They have helped us make contacts in the industry, not just in this province but all over the world.”

    - Mylo Chubb - Stonehenge Organics - Assiniboia, Saskatchewan

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