Types of Memberships
We Offer Many Types to Support Mississippi's Hospitality & Tourism Needs (Rates Effective for 2014)
B&B MEMBERSHIP $199 - $299/year + $5/room.
Any Mississippi Bed and Breakfast is encouraged to become a full member of the association. This membership entitles recipients to gain certification by the State Sanctioned B&B Association, gain increased publicity for your B&B with among other things a listing on MissBaB.Com, network with fellow B&B owners, enjoy savings in operational expenses, and finally support tourism in your community and your state of Mississippi with your membership. (Click at the Bottom of this page for a download of Descriptions and Dues of the Membership Levels)
ASSOCIATE MEMBERSHIP $149 - $299/year.
Hospitaity community members (see list below) wishing to do business with or support the BBAM may become an Associate Member. This membership entitles recipients to a listing on the MissBaB.Com web site for one year, receive our e-newsletters and may participate at regional meetings of their choice. List of possible candidates:
i) state or regional tourism agency?
ii) vendor with great products to share with innkeepers?
iii) professional service firm knowledgeable about the special needs of innkeepers?
iv) travel agent eager to learn more about this rapidly growing travel segment?
Those interested in becoming Associate Members may submit an application. All applications are "subject to approval" and BBAM retains the right to refuse membership to any individual who in their opinion is not acting in the best interests of the small lodging industry and does not promote the philosophy of the Bed & Breakfast Association of Mississippi. (Click at the Bottom of this page for a download of Descriptions and Dues of the Membership Levels)
ASPIRING MEMBERSHIP $99/year.
Aspiring Innkeeper members are any individuals who are interested in:
a.) becoming a full member of the association at a later date.
b.) an individual who is an aspiring innkeeper seeking information/education prior to opening a bed and breakfast inn.
We provide an Aspiring InnKeepers workshop at the annual conference each year and would love to have you join us.
This membership is NOT open to companies who may do business with the membership or any individual who owns an operating Bed and Breakfast located within the state of Mississippi.
Aspiring Innkeepers are invited to become members in BBAM. This entitles recipients to receive our regular e-newsletter, guidance from B&B Members, and may participate at regional meetings of their choice. If you open your inn within the year, the $100 application fee B&B Membership will be waived.
RETIRED MEMBERSHIP $29/year.
Former B&B BBAM members are any individuals who are interested in remaining connected to the organization as a non-voting member. This membership is not open to companies who may do business with the membership or any individual who owns an operating Bed and Breakfast located within the state of Mississippi. This entitles recipients to contribute to the mentoring of Aspiring Members, receive our newsletter and may participate at regional meetings of their choice.
(Click below for a download of Descriptions and Dues of the Membership Levels)