Make Sure You Register For The SFA Social!!  Click on SFA Social under the SFA Board Member names.  Mark your calendar for February 26-28 Today!!! Then Call The Omni to book your rooms - (713) 871-8181 Tell them you are with the SFA to get the special room rate of $149 and no parking fee. You can also book online with the following link: 


The SFA Social Itinerary Feb. 26-28

February 26 -
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM - Tour of Spring Bolt and Nut  Manufacturing - 3280 Wheat St. Houston, TX    77086
5:00 PM - Meet for drinks at  La Reserve Fine Whiskey & Craft Cocktails (located in the Omni)
Dinner on your own, many nearby restaurants to choose from and a shuttle to take you to any restaurant in a 3 mile radius

February 27 -  Day of The Social:
*The Omni has shuttles to take you within a 3 mile radius of the hotel all day, this includes the Galleria if you would like to shop.
10:30 - 11:30 : Board Meeting
12:30 - 2:00 : Group Lunch at 2840 Dukessa
 3:30 - 5:00: Panel Discussion at The Omni Hotel
 6:00 - 9:00 : Social at The Omni Hotel

February 28 - Golf Outing at Memorial Golf Course
 9:00 - Tee Time

 Social Gold Level Sponsors:

Kanebridge Corporation

Nucor Fasteners

Goebel Fasteners Inc.

BTM Manufacturing

Stelfast Inc.


Silver Level:

Solution Industries


Bronze Level Sponsors:

G.L. Huyett

Dallas Fasteners

Distribution One

Crossroads Steel Supply

Star Stainless

International Fasteners, Inc.


Join the Southwestern Fastener Association!

The Fastener Association That CONNECTS! 

The Southwestern Fastener Association has supported the fastener industry since 1975 with member from across the United States. Our membership is comprised of distributors, manufacturers, importers, processors, technology and independent sales reps. Our goal is to provide our membership with avenues to create business opportunities through annual meetings, happy hours, conferences and educational opportunities. 

Our Membership Benefits Include:

  • Bi-Annual conferences & expos
  • Happy Hours and dinner meetings in Dallas, Houston, Oklahoma City
  • Scholarship opportunities for children and employees of member companies
  • Quarterly printed newsletter
  • Discounted registration to all meetings, conferences and expos
  • Discounted opportunities to advertise in the SFA website and newsletter
  • Access to membership information
  • Press release submission opportunities to newsletter and member highlights on website
  • Education opportunities for member employees

Membership Dues: $350 Annually

For more information on membership contact Cari Bailey at [email protected]

New Address for The SFA - All Mail should be addressed to:

101 Winifred's Way

Hallsville, TX      75650



            The applications for both Collegiate Scholarships and Fastener Training Institute Scholarships are now up for 2020.   We are excited to offer 2 Fastener training Institute Scholarships this year.  Please go to the scholarship tab at the top of your sign in screen and hover over it.  A drop down screen will appear, click on 2020 Scholarships. All Scholarships are due by April 1, 2020 - Best of Luck to all of our applicants!!!

11 scholarships have been awarded to very deserving individuals.


A Great Opportunity to Promote your business at the SFA Social


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