This council, which includes every associate and subcontractor member, promotes an understanding of the needs and operations of all segments of the home building industry. The council also coordinates events, which provide networking opportunities for all BIA members and financial support for the association.Meeting notices for people that are interested in attending the SMC Board meetings. An affiliated council of the BIA comprised of sales and marketing professionals promoting excellence in sales and marketing within the building industry. SMC Board of Directors and other member participants coordinate various events and workshops throughout the year, including the MAME Awards. Membership is $95/year, includes membership in NAHB Sales & Marketing Council.