WHO ATTENDS CPMR AND WHAT IS IT ABOUT?
Large firms or one person operation, current or future owners or managers of independent manufacturers representatives may apply. Reps are also known as brokers, agents or outsourced sales. CPMR Candidates come from a variety of industries…from soup ingredients to nuts and bolts, and the equipment used to make or package them…they all enjoy CPMR.
The CPMR curriculum provides participants with greater understanding and insight into operating a more effective firm. In all, it takes three annual sessions or two years and one week to complete the certification program. After completing the third year, graduates earn the right to use the distinctive CPMR designation and gain membership to the Institute for Professional Advancement (IPA), MRERF’s educational subsidiary.