Membership Services & Benefits


  • Networking events to high level professionals (Presidents, Vice Presidents, etc) of other local German-American business in a variety of industries, Establish and expand business contacts cement social contacts  
  • Obtain Business Intelligence, Draw on years of experience of the established business community with ties to German-speaking Europe
  • Introduce yourself & present your firm to the GABA Membership  
  • Plug into a Forum for exchange of ideas and exchange of information  
  • Develop programs which encourage business reciprocity  
  • Meet renowned guest speakers – domestic & foreign
    Economists, Government Officials, Cultural Lecturers  
  • Benefit from Ohio & German organizations with which the GABA has special accords  
  • Apprise members and the public of business and cultural activities  
  • Promote ties between U.S. businesses and their German counterparts
  • Membership in the German American Business Association of  also provides the following benefits:
    • Local Member Directories with listings of contact information
    • Posting of company news or job ads on website
    • Free or reduced member price to many German events 



Premium Sponsoring Member: $500. For companies that want to maintain a high profile in the DE-US business community. This category entitles a select group of company executives to participate in special activities and includes additional benefits as well.

Corporate Member: $100. For large firms with more than 10 employees. In this category, as many employees as desired can participate in the association's activities.

Small Business Member: $50. For small firms, clubs and organizations.

Individual Member: $50. For individuals from the private sector or affiliated with the government who have an interest in the objectives of the association but who would otherwise be ineligible for membership.

Students: FREE (Students must show proof of student status).

German Associate Member: $50. This non-voting member category is for organizations and individuals and students in Germany interested in forging business or professional ties in the Cleveland, Ohio region.


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Enrollment Information:

Ohio-German American Business Association (GABA)
Please print, complete and return this form with a check or money order to:
German American Business Association (GABA)
PO Box 81496
Cleveland, Ohio
44181  USA






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Type of Business:
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Type of Membership and annual dues:
Premium Sponsoring Member:  ($500)
Corporate Member:  ($100)
Small Business Member:  ($50)
Individual Member:  ($50)
German Associate Member: ($50)
Student: FREE (Students must show proof of student status)


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Please print, complete, and return this form with a check or money order to:
German American Business Association (GABA)
PO Box 81496
Cleveland, Ohio
44181  USA


Call 440-891-8376