Connections is the official weekly electronic newsletter of the DPHA to all industry contacts in the DPHA member and prospective member databases, as well as anyone who wishes to subscribe to it. Total distribution is nearly 2,500 industry professionals.

Connections conveys timely industry and Association news, summaries of successful sales and business practices, industry research reports and relevant web sites. Each week Connections delivers dynamic, highly readable and graphically appealing content that connects people with the information they need to become more productive, effective and professionally accomplished.

Connections also features new products, news, personnel updates and other announcements from up to five DPHA manufacturer members each week. It’s an easy and great way to keep your fingers on the pulse of new products and trends in the industry and for manufacturers to reach showroom sales consultants consistently.

Jim Babbitt is the co-editor and associate publisher of Connections. If you have story ideas, news releases, new product announcements, etc., contact Jim at 224-999-0434 or via e-mail at



Connections is an industry-wide publication and is free to anyone who wishes to receive it. If you would like to subscribe, click here.

Click here to see the latest issue of Connections.


Advertising Information

Advertising in Connections is the only opportunity in the industry to consistently reach showroom principals and sales professionals who look to the DPHA elettter as a valued resource.  Open rate for Connections averages between 30 and 40%.  Industry averages for similar publications are typically 10%.

If you have questions about advertising, please contact Jim Babbitt at 224-999-0434 or e-mail him at

Click here to download a copy of the DPHA 2018 Sponsorship & Advertising Registration Form.


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