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  • SIMA Call for Volunteers

    SIMA is currently taking applications for committee volunteers. Apply by September 16 for the Best Practices & Standards Committee, Editorial Committee, Education Committee and more!
  • All Stars of Snow & Ice

    Nominate an employee, subcontractor or supplier for the 8th Annual All-Stars of Snow & Ice! Nominations are being accepted through October 14. All-Stars will be featured in the December issue of Snow Business.
  • Congratulations to recent ASMs

    SIMA has awarded 710 course certificates in the Advanced Snow Management program, with 153 full ASMs since the program began in November 2013.
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