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Special Offer:  Join NCTA now and receive your choice of the following:



Review the membership categories below to determine which most closely fits your organization. Then reference the membership rate chart to determine annual dues based on your total number of full-time NC employees (or only full-time NC IT employees for Affiliate and Technology Consumers).  Your NCTA membership will be active for 12 months from the time that you join and all employees will have access to membership benefits.  

You can then quickly and securely join NCTA by completing the online membership form below.  If you have questions about membership or signing up, call 919.856.0393 today and our team will be glad to assist.


Technology:  Company whose predominant business is the development and/or sale of technology products or services.
Examples:  manufacturing, hardware & electronics, energy, internet services, software, telecommunications, etc.
*see below for tech startups rate

Technology Consumer:  Company that utilizes technology to meet business objectives and serve customers, but whose primary business is not technology or professional services.
Examples:  banking, consumer goods, healthcare, industrial goods, life sciences, retail, etc.

Associate:  Company that provides professional services.
Examples:  accounting, consulting, legal, PR, recruiting & staffing, training, venture, etc.
* solo practitioners and professionals in transition may join as individuals in this category, see chart below

Affiliate:  Public or nonprofit organization
Examples:  government agency, nonprofit organization, K-12 school, college or university department

membership rates

NCTAPreneurs:  Tech startups meeting certain criteria (HQ in NC, legally formed within the last 4 years, less than 20 employees) are eligible for a one-time $250 credit toward the first year of membership dues. Click Here to learn more and/or join as NCTApreneur.

Please Note: Federal legislation requires NCTA to notify you in regard to the non-deductible percent of dues paid applied toward lobbying expenses. Our 2017 estimate indicates less than 7.5% of your dues are non-deductible for tax purposes.




Michelle Calton, Vice President, Strategy and Development (919.890.0771 or Email Michelle)

Emily YoungMembership Development Manager, Charlotte/Triad/Western NC (704.981.2188 or Email Emily)

Lee Yates, Membership Services Coordinator (919.856.0393 or Email Lee)