Region 2 - ASA Central

ASA Central

ASA Central (formerly Midwest Distributors) represents Region 2 of the association, which includes Illinois, northwest Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan's upper peninsula, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wisconsin.

I am a Wholesaler-Distributor

Wholesaler-distributors that operate predominantly in markets throughout Illinois, northwest Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan's upper peninsula, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota and/or Wisconsin are encouraged to join ASA as a direct member and participate in ASA Central.

Download your direct membership application form (Option 2 will apply).

I am an Independent Manufacturer Representative

Independent manufacturers' representatives that primarily service territories in Illinois, northwest Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan's upper peninsula, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota and/or Wisconsin are encouraged to join ASA directly as Vendor Members and participate in ASA Central.

Learn about the ROI, and download your membership application (Option 2 will apply).

I am a Manufacturer, Master-Distributor or Service Vendor

Manufacturers, master-distributors and service vendors that provide products and services in markets throughout Illinois, northwest Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan's upper peninsula, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota and/or Wisconsin are encouraged to join ASA as Vendor Members and participate in SWCD.

Learn about the ROI, and download your membership application.

ASA Central Dinner

Save the date!
2020 Annual Fall Industry Dinner | Monday, November 9, 2020
Ditka’s Oakbrook Terrace
2 Mid America Plaza Suite 100, Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181

ASA Central is all about strengthening the relationships between the partners in the PHCP and PVF distribution channel. You can help these efforts by underwriting the success of this event with your sponsorship. Sponsorship includes name and logo recognition at reception, dinner, and 1 complimentary registration.

ASA Central Annual Scholarship Program

ASA CENTRAL is pleased to present their Annual Industry Scholarship Program. The scholarships are designed to assist ASA members in the region and/or students currently enrolled in, or with plans to enroll in, accredited higher-education institutions. One’s field of study must be directly related to the PHCP-PVF industry.

Scholarship Application Deadline: May 15, 2020

Eligibility Requirements (at least one of the following):

  1. Applicant must be a citizen of the United States and reside in a location within the ASA CENTRAL region.
  2. Applicant must be sponsored by an ASA member company located in the ASA CENTRAL region.
  3. Focus in a business or technical field of study that can be applied towards establishing or advancing a career in the plumbing, heating, cooling, and industrial piping (PHCP) and/or pipes, valves and/or fittings (PVF) industry.
  4. Applicant must also meet one of the following criteria:
    1. Currently enrolled or planning to enroll in a PHCP-PVF related apprentice program, accredited two-year community college, accredited technical college or accredited trade school; or
    2. Currently enrolled or planning to enroll in a full-time undergraduate degree program (12 semester hours of credit or as defined by the institution) at an accredited four-year college or university.

A complete list of criteria and eligibility requirements can be found on the application form.

Email the completed application to Jim Kendzel by May 15, 2020.

View Application


Key Volunteer Leaders

ASA Central is represented by these volunteer leaders serving on ASA's Board of Directors as well as the Region 2 Advisory Council:

  • Chairman: Greg Servais from Dakota Supply Group in La Crosse, Wisconsin

Learn More & Join

Please contact Vincenzo Dal Pozzo, Member Engagement Manager, at 630.467.0000 ext. 216 or vdalpozzo@asa.net to learn more about how your company will benefit from its sustained membership support and participation in ASA and ASA Central.

ASA Headquarters and Education Foundation
1200 N. Arlington Heights Road, #150
Itasca, IL 60143
P: 630.467.0000
F: 630.467.0001