Membership Benefits

In addition to the NATO National benefits below, as an active North Central NATO member, you will receive:

  • Stateside legislation monitoring range of challenges includes:

    • disability laws

    • taxes: admissions, sales, film rentals, food and beverage (soda syrup)

    • building codes

    • movie start time legislation

    • wages: minimum wage, overtime + child labor

    • gift certificate regulations

    • ratings codification, enforcement proposals + obscenity laws

  • Industry issue advocacy

  • Grant monitoring and alerts

  • State Chamber of Commerce member and newsletter distribution

  • Employee Scholarship Opportunities

  • Discounted rates to the annual NC NATO convention

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2023 Dues:
Rates coming soon.

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As a NATO Member you will receive:

A subscription to Boxoffice Pro, NATO’s official monthly magazine, that will keep you to date on film releases, movie releases, movie reviews, exhibition news, technology, ratings, NATO services and activities, as well as monthly columns from NATO personnel.

Free domestic box office prediction provided by BoxOffice Media, including opening weekend and total gross predictions for the North American market. You will also receive quarterly predictions for the North American box office that focus on the current quarter and the upcoming quarter.

The online Encyclopedia of Exhibition, updated bi-annually, is packed with the most information in one place on film grosses, upcoming releases, and filmgoer demographics. It also features a directory of International and domestic exhibitors and distributors, cinema companies ranked by screen count, trade publications and more.

NATO Also Provides for Its Members:

Exclusive Content

  • Members only content on NATO’s Website.

  • State of the Industry webinars on matters affecting the exhibition industry during the pandemic.

  • Members only update reports on legislation and technology developments, as well as distribution and marking policies.

  • Members only quarterly reports on litigation matters affecting the exhibition industry.

Member Discounts

  • Registrations to CinemaCon, the Official convention of NATO.

  • Free registration to the NATO Summit, held in Los Angeles.

  • Reduced rates for the NATO Online Employee Training Series.

  • Loews Hollywood Hotel (must be logged in to view).

  • The Beverly Hilton (must be logged in to view)

  • Access to low cost liability, life and casualty insurance.

Membership Services

  • A full time professional staff to provide information and guidance to members.

  • Washington, D.C. representatives to monitor and influence laws and regulations that affect our members.

  • Free ratings materials (posters, placards, decals, brochures).

  • Technology and building consultants to guide exhibition on new developments in the industry’s infrastructure.

  • A complimentary subscription to BoxOffice magazine, the official magazine of NATO.

  • Daily articles digest of news stories relevant to the exhibition industry.

NATO Washington, DC
1705 North Street, NW
Washington, DC 20036 USA


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