Tap Into the Power of the Bail Bondsman Association

Jul 28, 2014
usa-flag-2Does someone you know need to be bailed out of jail quickly? Chances are you won’t have the money to raise bail, and will need the help of a qualified bail bonds service. In order for bail bondsmen to protect their businesses, they must protect their interests. Bail bondsman associations are organizations that exist to protect and grow the bail bond profession. Associations fight for legislation, policies, and community initiatives that ensure the survival and success of their particular organization.

It is important that every individual bail bondsman understands the role an association plays in the community and how they can affect this role. Melanie Ledgerwood, Executive Director and CEO of the Professional Bail Agents of the United States (PBUS) notes that, “[Members of PBUS have] an opportunity to network with their colleagues across the nation. With the bail industry under increasing attack from tax-payer based programs, it’s important that we present a unified voice when promoting the bail industry.” She also notes that bails bondsman should be keeping up with what changes are occurring to the industry across the country and within specific states.

George Zouvelos, a New York bondsman says, “that I think that if each state can have a strong association, the larger association is only as strong as its membership,” he said. Zouvelos believes that his association is an example of what strong participation and engagement can do for the bail bondsman community. “We travel all the way from Buffalo all the way out to Montuak. What’s important is that we travel from county to county and we gather the intelligence and pulse of each legislature and also the bondsmen that are on the ground there.” This, he claims, has given his association the ability to influence judges, and public opinion in the favor of the bail bondsman association.

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