The National Association of Sales Professionals (NASP) is comprised of dynamic men and women who have distinguished themselves as leaders in the rapidly changing world of sales.
They have committed to advancing their careers and financial security by participating in our community. Our community links career-minded professionals together into a nationwide peer network. This further increases the individual's credentials, leading to even more visible stature as a Sales Professional.
1980s

Earliest meetings date back to early 1980s in Chicago with the founder Michael Reagan.

1991

NASP "officially" started

SUMMER 2007

Roderic Hairston became the Association's new President. Rod's background is sales -- selling a profound vision of people operating at full and peak potential.

FEB 2008

NASP identity rebranded with the new logo and colors.

MAR 2008

Charles Branscum is the first member to complete the Seller Styles Assessment.

2009

Idris Grant brought in as President and Chief Operating Officer. With a background in building internet-based organizations, he expanded the association's vision to become an online community for the sales profession.

MAR 2010

The first of many articles contributed to our Influencers Invited blog

NOV 2010

Online community launched. NASP.COM has become the HOME for the entire sales industry.

JAN 2012

Carl Cirillo named Chief Technical Officer. Although he had been the Association's web architect and developer since Rod's entrance in 2007, this official announcement marked his commitment to the organization. With a wealth of corporate web development knowledge, he continues to make Rod's & Idris's vision, and now his too, a reality.

MAY 2013

NASP Marketplace launched

AUGUST 2014

Launched: The 45 Day Challenge for Influence featuring Roger Love