IBOAI - Your Voice

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Friday, August 12, 2022

The Independent Business Owners Association International, Inc. (the "IBOAI") is the advocacy organization for North American Independent Business Owners ("IBOs") affiliated with Amway®. The IBOAI advises Amway on every facet of the North American business, from products and promotions to operations and business guidelines. The IBOAI and Amway are dedicated to partnering for success with your input, support, and participation.

Your IBOAI reaffirms its commitment to Equality and Equal Opportunity for all. Every person deserves respect and understanding.

Every Color,
Every Ethnicity,
Every Religion,
Every Sexual Orientation.

Living together requires grace and mercy. May God help each of us to stand together as brothers and sisters and love one another and lift each other up in these challenging times.

Our futures are inseparable and we can arrive together.

We continue our support of the US Dream Academy usdreamacademy.org, from which youngsters in inner city communities benefit.

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The IBOAI MAC is a Committee that evaluates proposed changes or new concepts in regard to IBO product and/or sales literature, product lines, and marketing procedures. The proposed changes or new concepts may be submitted by Amway, the IBOAI or by IBOs. The Committee evaluates the proposed changes or new concepts to determine the impact on IBOs, the Business and then makes a recommendation to Amway as to whether it should be adopted or rejected.

The Committee itself may initiate proposed changes and submit them to Amway along with a recommendation for adoption.

2022 Marketing Advisory Committee Members

Dayna Pappalardo, Chairman
Marybeth Markiewicz, Vice Chairman
Terry Andrews
Theresa Danzik
Sandy Hawkins
Kathy Victor, Oversight

IBOAI Event Participation

To support and connect with IBOs of North America, your IBOAI® participates in several annual Amway™ events in recognition of IBOs and their achievements.


Achievers Invitational
The biggest North American conference and celebration for IBOs is a spectacular event, start to finish. Each year, the IBOAI® partners with Amway™ and enhances this event by offering ample opportunity for IBO Leaders to speak with IBOAI Board members one-on-one about the rich history, business initiatives, special projects, upcoming programs, and recent accomplishments of the IBOAI. During special Leadership sessions and meetings, IBOAI representatives provide further education on the IBOAI mission, values, and commitment to making the future of this Business bright for all IBOs and their families.

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Achievers Invitational
Achievers Invitational

Diamond Club
This luxurious Hawaiian getaway is a well-deserved opportunity for Diamonds to relax, renew, and strategize for future success – with IBOAI® Board members, fellow IBO Leaders, and key Amway™ executives. The unwavering support of the IBOAI is demonstrated throughout this fabulous event, particularly during the Business Meeting and Expo, when Board members talk about the history and mission of the IBOAI.

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Diamond Club
Diamond Club

New Platinum Conference
The IBOAI® joins Amway™ in educating emerging IBO Leaders at this exciting, info-packed conference. IBOAI participation begins the moment Platinums register as they are welcomed by IBOAI staff. At the Expo, the new Platinums learn about the value and responsibilities of the IBOAI - and the IBOAI's continuous accessibility and tireless effort on behalf of all IBOs. During the Business Meeting and educational sessions, IBOAI Board members further motivate and educate Platinums to ensure their continued success.

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New Platinum Conference
New Platinum Conference