University of Innovative Distribution
For 21 years, the University of Innovative Distribution (UID) has provided education focused on the needs of wholesale distribution professionals and companies. With its concentrated four-day format, UID has helped increase the effectiveness of hundreds of NBMDA member employees.
Registration for 2017 UID Now Open
2017 University of Innovative Distribution
Download the 2017 brochure for full course details.
"Strong value in being able to step back and leverage the wisdom of others through practical and proven insight."
Who Should Attend UID?
UID is designed for all personnel working in the wholesale distribution channel, including:
- All manager-level personnel: sales, marketing, branch, operations, purchasing, inventory and human resources
- Emerging company leaders
- CEOs and other executive team members
- Personnel working with national distribution channels
- Anyone looking to improve personnel performance and/or the company's bottom line!
"I personally would recommend it to any company that wants their management team to experience ideas from companies that vary from their own."
--Kevin Huth,employee at Amerhart, NBMDA member
Students can apply UID coursework toward earning the Professional Certificate in Industrial Distribution awarded by Purdue University.