Membership Information

For more information, please contact our Membership Development Manager, Bob Bresson, at 630-574-0650 ext. 5122 or at bbresson@aednet.org.

AED is a distributor-based trade association representing companies that sell, rent and service equipment used in construction, mining, forestry, power generation and industrial applications in North America and internationally. Our membership categories are:

Distributors: Our largest and primary group of members. These companies, representing over 3,000 dealer locations, are independent, full service distributorships that sell and rent equipment and provide a wide range of product-support services.

Manufacturers:  Over 175 heavy, general and light construction machinery makers belong to AED to establish and maintain business relationships with our distributor members, and to stay abreast of trends in distribution.

Service Companies: Over 125 companies belong to AED to market their specialized services to equipment dealers in such areas as financing, information technology, insurance, publishing and consulting.

Publication: Industry publication companies not only join AED to get their name across our industry, it’s a great way to stay abreast with industry news & network with industry companies.

For more information, please contact our Membership Development Manager, Bob Bresson, at 630-574-0650 ext. 340 or at bbresson@aednet.org.