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Power Transmission Distributors Association is...

more than 300 power transmission/motion control distribution and manufacturing companies, representing over $20 billion in product sales.

Press Releases

PTDA communicates Association and industry news through periodic press releases to the media. To be added to the distribution list, contact PTDA.


April 2021

Registration Now Open for PTDA Virtual Canadian Conference


March 2021

PTDA Foundation Accepting Nominations for Inaugural Robert K. Callahan Future Leaders Award
PTDA Brings Industry Together to Connect, Learn and Share Knowledge Through PTDA Community Conversations

PTDA Foundation Now Accepting Nominations for 2021 Wendy B. McDonald Award
 

February 2021

$131,050 Raised in First Three Months of PTDA Foundation's Fundraising Campaign
 

January 2021

PTDA Hosts First Virtual Trade Show


December 2020

PTDA's Industry Reports Postively Adjusts 2021 Outlook

PTDA Welcomes Three New Members


November 2020

Brian Davis and Chester Collier to Lead PTDA in 2021

PT/MC Industry Rallies to Support Employers with Over $212,000 in Contributions to PTDA Foundation in 2020


October 2020

PTDA Honors Bill Childers with Warren Pike Award

C.C. Vest Honored with PTDA Foundation Wendy B. McDonald Award
 

September 2020

PTDA's Industry Reports Indicate Recovery in 2021
 

August 2020

PTDA Industry Summit Goes Virtual
 

July 2020

PTDA Welcomes Six New Members


June 2020

PTDA's Industry Reports Show Power Transmission Industry to Decline into Early Next Year

New PT WORK Force® Resources Support PT/MC Employers


March 2020

PTDA's Industry Research Reports Decline in Late 2019; Forecast Growth to Return in Late 2020

PTDA 2020 Canadian Conference Packed with Networking and Education
PTDA Releases 6th Edition of the Power Transmission Handbook®


February 2020

$161,000+ Raised in the First Three Months of the PTDA Foundation's Fundraising Campaign


January 2020

PTDA 2020 Leadership Development Conference Offers Valuable Learning for Emerging Industry Leaders


December 2019

PTDA Welcomes Fourteen New Members
 

November 2019

PT/MC Industry Supports PT WORK Force® Employee Recruitment and Retention Efforts with Nearly $280,000 in Contributions in 2019
 

PTDA Elects New Leadership for 2020
 

September 2019

PT WORK Force® Tackles Employment-Related Challenges Found in Recent PT/MC Industry Report


July 2019

PTDA 2019 Industry Summit Amplifies Connections in Austin


March 2019

PTDA Welcomes Six New Members


February 2019

PTDA Foundation Now Accepting Nominations for 2019 Wendy B. McDonald Award
 

PTDA Foundation Vanguard Campaign Propels PT WORK Force's Mission of Employee Recruitment Resources for PT/MC Companies

PTDA's Industry Research Reports Growth in 4Q18; but Forecast a Slowing Growth Trend for 2019
 

December 2018

PTDA 2019 Leadership Development Conference Offers Valuable Learning for Emerging Industry Leaders
 

November 2018

PTDA's Industry Research Reports Continued Growth in 2Q18; PTDA Business Index Suggests Slowing Growth Ahead for PTDA Member Sales

PTDA Industry Summit Participants Ascended the Summit and Elevated Connections

PTDA Honors Ken Miko with Warren Pike Award
 

October 2018

Jim Halverson and Sandy Sullivan to Lead PTDA in 2019
 

July 2018

PTDA Welcomes Four New Members


June 2018

PTDA Foundation Endorses Manufacturing Day 2018

 

PTDA Releases Groundbreaking PTDA Voice of the End Customer Report to Help Members Better Serve Their Customers


PTDA 2018 Industry Summit Elevates Industry Connections in Colorado Springs
 

May 2018

PTDA’s Industry Research Reports Strong Total Sales in 2017; PTDA Business Index above Five-Year Average

 

PTDA’s Power Transmission Handbook® Earns Registration Mark Protection by U.S. Patent and Trademark Office


April 2018

World Class Leadership Transforms Businesses at the PTDA 2018 Leadership Development Conference


March 2018

PTDA 2018 Canadian Conference Focuses on Participant Connections, Targeted Education


February 2018

PTDA Welcomes Five New Members
 

PTDA’s Industry Research Reported Total Sales Increased in 3Q17 but Forecasted Slowing Growth in 4Q17

 

PTDA Foundation Now Accepting Nominations for 2018 Wendy B. McDonald Award

 

PTDA Foundation Launches Vanguard Campaign, Raising $129,000 to Provide Employee Recruitment Resources for PT/MC Companies


December 2017

PTDA 2018 Leadership Development Conference Offers Dynamic Learning for Emerging Industry Leaders


November 2017

PTDA Foundation Introduces PT WORK Force

PTDA’s Industry Research Reports Accelerating Growth in 2Q17 and Slowing Growth in 3Q17
 

PTDA FoundationFundraising Continues to Support Building Awareness of Industrial Distribution Careers

PTDA Welcomes Six New Members
 

October 2017

Jim Williams and Chris Curran to Lead PTDA in 2018


PTDA Foundation Presents Wendy B. McDonald Award to Tribby Warfield
 

NIBA/PTDA Joint Industry Summit Brings Together Members from Two Industrial Distribution Trade Associations

 

PTDA Honors Andy Nations with Warren Pike Award


September 2017

NIBA/PTDA Joint Industry Summit WILL BE HELD AS SCHEDULED despite Hurricane Irma


August 2017

PTDA’s Industry Research Reports Accelerating Growth in 1Q2017 and Stable Growth in 2Q2017

 

PTDA Welcomes Eight New Members