All Industries and Interests Considered
IDP Association Management
1930 East Marlton Pk., #A2
Cherry Hill, NJ 08003
Donna Pollander
Phone: 856-424-8998
Fax: 856-424-9248
Email: info@idpcreative.com
www.idpassociationmanagement.com
Other Locations: Pennsylvania
IDP Association Management, with offices
in New Jersey and Pennsylvania, has seasoned
professionals able to provide you
with detailed management of all aspects
of your association. In addition, we have a
publications division, which can provide ad
sales, editorial, and production services for
periodicals. IDP’s customer service is incredible—
just ask our client references.
Industries and Interests Served:
Architecture, Bldg Owners/Maintenance,
Business, Distributors/Wholesalers,
Electric, Electronic/Elec. Distributor,
Energy, Engineering, Machinery,
Management, Manufacturers, Metals/
Mining, Paper/Packaging, Sales,
Standards, Technology.
All Industries and Interests Considered
IMI Association Executives, Inc.
2501 Aerial Center Pkwy., #103
Morrisville, NC 27560
Stevie Hughes Kernick, President
Phone: 919-459-2070
Fax: 919-459-2075
Email: stevie@imiae.com
www.imiae.com
Since 1986, IMI Association Executives, Inc.,
has been helping international, national,
regional, and state associations meet the
needs of their members with a turnkey
package of administrative, meeting, and
event-planning services provided by a staff
of association management professionals
with a collective 65 years of experience.
Industries and Interests Served:
Agriculture, Appraisers, Business,
Dairy, Employee Services, Government,
Healthcare, Human Services, Medical,
Nursing, Pest Control, Storage, Technology.
All Industries and Interests Considered
Marketing, Public Relations, Technology,
Travel Industry, Women.
All Industries and Interests Considered
The Harrington Company
4248 Park Glen Rd.
Minneapolis, MN 55416
John P. Francis, President
Phone: 952-928-4666
Fax: 952-929-1318
Email: info@harringtoncompany.com
www.harringtoncompany.com
Our unique business model provides each
client not only with a dedicated team of
professionals but also access to specialists
and a full range of shared resources on an a
la carte basis. The team approach guarantees
personal, knowledgeable, and consistent
service, while our flexibility equates to
precision, efficiency, and savings.
Industries and Interests Served:
Accounting, Agriculture, Audio-Visual,
Bldg Owners/Maintenance, Charities,
Construction, Electric, Electronic/Elec.
Distributor, Energy, Healthcare, Housing,
Industrial/Interior Design, Insurance
Industry, Legal/Law Enforcement,
Management, Medical, Nursing, Real
Estate, Technology, Utilities, Women.
All Industries and Interests Considered
AMC Institute Charter Accredited
Holland-Parlette Associates
575 Market St., #2125
San Francisco, CA 94105
Kerry Parker, MPA, CAE, Principal
Phone: 415-764-4822
Fax: 415-764-4915
Email: kparker@hp-assoc.com
www.hp-assoc.com
Other Locations: Indiana
Holland-Parlette Associates provides fullservice
management to professional and
trade organizations ranging from local
to international in scope. Staff expertise
includes membership development, publications,
conferences and trade shows, marketing,
web and social media, and financial
management. Since 1985, HPA’s management
expertise has allowed volunteers to
effectively lead their associations.
Industries and Interests Served:
Engineering, Finance, Medical, Real Estate,
Frontline Association
Management, Inc.
100 East Washington St.
Springfield, IL 62701
Kim Robinson, CAE, President
Phone: 217-528-3434
Fax: 217-528-6545
Email: kimrobinson@frontlineassociations.com
www.frontlineassociations.com
Managing an association is complicated
work, requiring critical thinking, attention
to detail, and above all else, exceptional
service. Frontline offers energy, creativity,
unparalleled client service, and a proven
record of helping our client associations
excel. Whether you serve 12 or 12,000
members, our team of professionals can
help move your association forward.
Industries and Interests Served: Agriculture,
Architecture, Bldg Owners/Maintenance,
Business, Chamber of Commerce,
Conservation, Construction, Consultants,
Economic Development, Engineering,
Examiners, Finance, Government,
Healthcare, Management, Marketing,
Nursing, Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical, Public
Relations, Public Service, Technology.
All Industries and Interests Considered
AMC Institute Accredited
Giuffrida Associates
204 E St. NE
Washington, DC 20002
Annette Summers, Chief Operating Officer
Phone: 202-547-6340
Fax: 202-547-6348
Email: info@giuffrida.org
www.giuffrida.org
Giuffrida Associates (GA) is a team of experienced,
innovative and resourceful professionals
providing customized, cost-effective
services to clients with confidence and
integrity. We create proactive partnerships
with professional and trade association clients,
never losing sight of three main goals:
growth, member satisfaction, and financial
health. At GA, our goal is not to just maintain.
We work with the elected leadership
to lead, manage, and build.
Industries and Interests Served:
Aeronautic, Agriculture, Consultants,
Dairy, Entertainment, Food, Foreign Trade,
Government, Hospitality, Management,
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IMN Solutions
1110 North Glebe Rd., #580
Arlington, VA 22201
Mariana Gallo, Director of Marketing and
Events
Phone: 703-908-0707
Fax: 703-908-0709
Email: mgallo@imnsolutions.com
www.imnsolutions.com
Other Locations: New York
Providing next-generation management
services to nonprofit organizations for more
than two decades. Association management
offerings include operations, administration/
data management, marketing/
communications, IT, strategic planning
and consulting, foundation development,
and meeting management (confirming
more than one million room nights annually).
IMN Solutions is regarded a leader in
contract negotiations, housing, and onsite
management. Affiliate organizations
include the Convene Green Alliance and
range of services to fit the specific needs of
clients through centralized administrative
facilities and staff. Our years of expertise
will work for your association to insure a
standard for service, quality, and excellence
for every member.
Industries and Interests Served:
Agriculture, Apparel, Charities,
Communications, Conservation,
Construction, Consultants, Distributors/
Wholesalers, Education, Engineering, Fire
Protection, Food, Legal/Law Enforcement,
Libraries, Management, Plants/Flowers,
Public Relations, Recreation, Sports,
Women.
All Industries and Interests Considered
AMC Institute Charter Accredited
The Alliance for International Meetings and
Commerce.
Industries and Interests Served:
Construction, Dairy, Dental, Economic
Development, Education, Employee
Services, Energy, Finance, Fuel and Energy,
Healthcare, Legal/Law Enforcement,
Medical, Minorities, Nursing, Pharmacy/
Pharmaceutical, Plastics Industry,
Religion, Science and Humanities,
Technology, Utilities, Youth Organization.
All Industries and Interests Considered
Interactive Management, Inc.
3030 West 81st Ave.
Westminster, CO 80031
Gary Leeper, Chief Executive Officer
Phone: 303-433-4446
Fax: 303-458-0002
Email: gary@imigroup.org
www.imigroup.org
Full-service AMC for local to international
associations since 1974. Provides a full
12100 Sunset Hills Road
Suite 130
Reston, Virginia USA 20190
Bill Drohan
+ 1 703.437.4377
wmd@drohanmgmt.com
For more than 20 years, DMG has
been helping trade associations
and professional societies realize
their vision by providing full-service
management, outsourcing and
communication services.
As one of the largest association
management firms in the Washington,
DC area, DMG offers expertise in:
• Strategic Planning
• Marketing
• Communications
• M embership Development
• Meeting Services
• Education Programs
• Financial and Data Management
• Certification Programs
• International Services
Drohan Management Group
Association Management and Communication Services
To learn more, visit www.drohanmgmt.com
Grow. Flourish. Succeed.
28 Associations Now Supplement July 2011
since 2000. KSG’s staff, including three
certified association executives and three
certified meeting professionals, is adept at
working with elected leaders to develop
programs and services that benefit members.
KSG offers proven leadership in meeting
and tradeshow management, program
marketing, member communications, and
financial management. Learning your business
is the key to our success.
Industries and Interests Served: Business,
Conservation, Construction, Distributors/
Wholesalers, Environment, Equine, Fire
Protection, Government, Graphic Arts,
Healthcare, Information Management,
Livestock, Machinery, Manufacturers,
Paper/Packaging, Pharmacy/
Pharmaceutical, Recreation, Safety,
Sports, Standards, Technology, Textiles,
Transportation, Veterinary.
All Industries and Interests Considered
AMC Institute Accredited
LoBue & Majdalany Management
Group
572 Ruger St., P.O. Box 29920
San Francisco, CA 94129-0920
Michael Majdalany, CAE, Vice President and
Principal
Phone: 415-561-6110
Fax: 415-561-6120
Email: info@lm-mgmt.com
www.lm-mgmt.com
Other Locations: United Kingdom
L&M provides full management and project
services to national and international
trade associations. We also offer interim
executive director services. L&M is a charter
AMC Institute accredited firm. Our CAE and
CAE-track executive directors are proven
business managers that can maximize all
available assets and resources to give you
peace of mind.
Industries and Interests Served: Chamber
of Commerce, Communications,
Computers, Employee Services, Human
Services, Information Management,
Standards, Technology.
All Industries and Interests Considered
AMC Institute Charter Accredited
355 Lexington Ave., 15th Floor
New York, NY 10017-6603
Ralph Vasami, Group Vice President
Phone: 212-297-2122
Fax: 212-370-9047
Email: rvasami@kellencompany.com
Avenue Jules Bordet 142
B-1140 Brussels, Belgium
Alfons Westgeest, Group Vice President &
Managing Partner
Phone: +32 2 761 1600
Fax: +32 2 761 1699
Email: awestgeest@kelleneurope.com
www.kelleneurope.com
11/F, R. 1177, Block A
Gateway Plaza
No. 18 Xiaguangli
North Road, East Third Ring
Chaoyang District
Beijing, 100027 China
Alfons Westgeest, Group Vice President &
Managing Partner
Phone: +86 10 59231096
Fax: +86 10 59231090
awestgeest@kellencompany.com
Our mission: To deliver solutions, opportunities,
and innovations to our clients.
Successful in forming and growing associations.
Expertise: association management,
public relations, meetings, exhibitions, government
affairs, strategic advice, internet
services, marketing, certification, codes &
standards. Founded 1964. Serving all industries
worldwide. Charter accredited AMC
with AMCI.
All Industries and Interests Considered
AMC Institute Charter Accredited
See our ad on the inside front cover.
King Stringfellow Group, Inc.
2105 Laurel Bush Rd., #200
Bel Air, MD 21015
Fred Stringfellow, IOM, CAE, Co-CEO
Phone: 443-640-1030
Fax: 443-640-1031
Email: info@ksgroup.org
www.ksgroup.org
Other Locations: Pennsylvania
KSG, accredited by the AMC Institute, has
been providing full-service management
for trade and professional associations
Interel Association Management
22-24 rue du Luxembourg
Brussels, Belgium 1000
Milagros MostazaCorral, Director
Phone: +32 (0) 2 213 1300
Fax: +32 (0) 2 213 1363
Email: milagros.mostazacorral@interelamc.
com
www.interelamc.com
Other Locations: Berlin; London; Paris;
Prague; Washington, DC
Interel provides full-service association
management, project services, EU representation,
and consulting services to trade
associations, professional societies, and
other nonprofit entities in Europe and
worldwide. Our association management
offering is complemented by awardwinning
government relations, public relations,
creative design, and communications
services.
Industries and Interests Served:
Business, Communications, Distributors/
Wholesalers, Education, Energy,
Engineering, Entertainment, Environment,
Finance, Food, Fuel and Energy,
Healthcare, Information Management,
Management, Manufacturers, Marketing,
Medical, Petroleum, Pharmacy/
Pharmaceutical, Plastics Industry, Public
Relations, Science and Humanities,
Standards, Technology, Utilities.
All Industries and Interests Considered
See our ad on page 31.
Kellen Company
1100 Johnson Ferry Rd, Suite 300
Atlanta, GA 30342
Russ Lemieux, Group Vice President
Phone: 404-252-3663
Fax: 404-252-0774
Email: rlemieux@kellencompany.com
www.kellencompany.com
Other locations: Washington, DC; New
York City; Brussels; Beijing
750 National Press Building
529 14th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20045
Rick Cristol, President
Phone: 202-591-2438
Fax: 202-223-9741
Email: rcristol@kellencompany.com
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Management Excellence, Inc.
11 W. Monument Ave., #510
Dayton, OH 45402
Fran Rickenbach, IOM, CAE, President
Phone: 937-586-3700
Fax: 937-586-3699
Email: mei@meinet.com
www.meinet.com
MEI provides full-service, project, and
tradeshow management. Our innovative
approach to aggressive nondues revenue
marketing, anxiety-free meetings, progressive
membership development/ administration,
informative publications, and
eyes-forward strategic planning will meet
the needs of your international, national, or
regional association. We serve professional
societies, trade associations, and franchisedealer
associations.
Industries and Interests Served: Business,
Consultants, Healthcare, Hospitality,
Manufacturers, Recreation, Travel
Industry.
All Industries and Interests Considered
Management Solutions Plus, Inc.
9707 Key West Ave., #100
Rockville, MD 20850
Beth W. Palys, CAE, FASAE, President
Phone: 301-258-9210
Fax: 301-990-9771
Email: info@mgmtsol.com
www.mgmtsol.com
MSP excels at translating your board’s
vision into growth for your association.
MSP offers full-service association management,
meetings management, and consulting.
Receive the expertise of a leader combined
with the attentiveness of a boutique
firm. The common denominator among our
clients: success!
Industries and Interests Served:
Agriculture, Banking, Bar Association,
Business, Chemistry, Communications,
Construction, Consultants, Distributors/
Wholesalers, Education, Environment,
Finance, Forestry/Forest Products,
Industrial/Interior Design, Legal/Law
Enforcement, Manufacturers, Pest Control,
Plants/Flowers, Technology.
All Industries and Interests Considered
AMC Institute Accredited
MCI Group
Europe, Middle East, Asia Pacific, Latin
America
Peter Turner, Senior Advisor, Global
Development Strategy
Phone: 571-275-1516
Email: associations@mci-group.com
www.mci-group.com/associations; www.
growglobally.org
Other Locations: Abu Dhabi, Adelaide,
Amsterdam, Barcelona, Beijing, Belfast,
Bengaluru, Berlin, Brisbane, Brussels,
Buenos Aires, Copenhagen, Cordoba, Delhi,
Dubai, Dublin, French Riviera, Geneva,
Glasgow, Gothenburg, Hobart, Hong Kong,
Lyon, Madrid, Mar del Plata, Marseille,
Melbourne, Montpellier, Mumbai,
Munich, Paris, Petersfield, Prague, Rio de
Janeiro, Rome, Sao Paulo, Seoul, Shanghai,
Singapore, Stockholm, Stuttgart, Sydney,
Tokyo, Vienna, Zurich
With 45 WOFE offices in 22 countries on
four continents and more than 1,000 staff,
McBride & Associates, Inc.
1633 Normandy Ct., #A
Lincoln, NE 68512-1473
Julie Olson, Office Manager
Phone: 402-476-3852
Fax: 402-476-6547
Email: jolson@assocoffice.net
www.mcbridemanagement.com
Founded in 1983, McBride & Associates provides
full-service association management
as well as management of individual projects
or services. We have a proven record
of helping clients grow through strategic
thinking, strong support of volunteers,
sound financial management, and effective
development and administration of membership
services, meetings, and membership
communications.
Industries and Interests Served:
Healthcare, Insurance Industry, Medical,
Plants/Flowers, Technology.
All Industries and Interests Considered
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Fax: 610-971-4859
Email: info@mmco1.com
www.mmco1.com
Medium-size firm specializing in personalized
service to national and international
trade associations and societies for more
than 45 years. Full-service association
management including membership development,
meeting planning, trad shows,
and in-house internet services. Specialized
experience in marketing, certification, and
standardization work for industrial products.
Industries and Interests Served:
Aeronautic, Business, Engineering,
Management, Manufacturers, Standards.
All Industries and Interests Considered
Non-Profit Help
107 South West St., #825
Alexandria, VA 22314-2824
Tom Osina, IOM, CAE, Chief Idea Architect
Phone: 888-441-5454
Fax: 703-530-9653
Email: solutions@non-profithelp.com
www.non-profithelp.com
Everybody needs “help” sometimes when
it comes to adding value to membership,
energizing meeting attendance, raising
nondues revenues, growing market share,
developing effective issue advocacy, building
web traffic, making your brand work
harder, upgrading member learning, and
managing technology. Try us. Your success
will be big.
Industries and Interests Served:
Accounting, Agriculture, Bldg Owners/
Maintenance, Business, Construction,
Distributors/Wholesalers, Energy,
Engineering, Environment, Fuel and
Energy, Management, Office, Petroleum,
Retail, Safety, Technology, Transportation.
All Industries and Interests Considered
Offinger Management Company
1100-H Brandywine Blvd.
Zanesville, OH 43701-7303
Kim Vierstra, President/CEO
Phone: 740-452-4541
Fax: 740-452-2552
Email: omc.info@offinger.com
www.offinger.com
Other Locations: Columbus, Ohio
Email: info@meetingexpectations.com
www.meetingexpectations.com
Other Locations: Utah, Illinois, California
Our CAEs offer a wealth of experience and
innovative strategies to grow membership,
attendance, and sponsorship. Services
include administration and governance,
sponsorship development, member recruitment
and retention, education, technology,
marketing, finance, meeting management,
and headquarters support.
Industries and Interests Served:
Agriculture, Banking, Business, Education,
Energy, Environment, Finance, Healthcare,
Hospitality, Human Services, Information
Management, Management, Nursing,
Petroleum, Recreation, Sports, Technology,
Travel Industry, Women.
All Industries and Interests Considered
Melby, Cameron & Anderson
P.O. Box 2016
Edmonds, WA 98020
Donna Cameron, CAE, President
Phone: 425-774-7479
Fax: 425-771-9588
Email: donna@mcamgmt.com
www.mcamgmt.com
Since 1978, Melby, Cameron & Anderson
has been providing association management
and consulting services to international,
national, regional, and state trade
associations and professional societies. The
winner of many professional awards, MCA
has built a reputation for exceptional service,
integrity, client growth, and long-term
relationships.
Industries and Interests Served:
Accounting, Agriculture, Business,
Construction, Consultants, Dental,
Finance, Healthcare, Hospitality,
Insurance Industry, Legal/Law
Enforcement, Libraries, Management,
Medical, Nursing, Plants/Flowers.
All Industries and Interests Considered
AMC Institute Accredited
MultiService Management
Company
994 Old Eagle School Rd., #1019
Wayne, PA 19087-1866
Robert H. Ecker, President
Phone: 610-971-4850
MCI Group is a global association, communication,
and event-management company.
We help U.S.-based associations grow
globally by building their market presence
to improve their local capacity to deliver
locally relevant membership, product, and
service experiences.
Industries and Interests Served:
Accounting, Banking, Bar Association,
Chemistry, Communications,
Construction, Education, Energy,
Engineering, Environment, Finance,
Forestry/Forest Products, Freight
Forwarders, Healthcare, Human Services,
Insurance Industry, Management,
Manufacturers, Marketing, Medical,
Nursing, Public Service, Technology,
Transportation.
All Industries and Interests Considered
AMC Institute Accredited
McKenna Management, Inc.
6 Boston Rd., #201
Chelmsford, MA 01824
Pam McKenna, CAE, President
Phone: 978-250-9847
Fax: 978-250-1117
Email: info@mckennamanagement.com
www.mckennamanagement.com
Our professional, friendly, and experienced
team can provide your association with
excellent full-service or project management.
McKenna Management serves
diverse clients, including the New England
Society of Association Executives. We offer
effective, creative solutions and will work
with you to make your association the best
that it can be!
Industries and Interests Served: Business,
Chamber of Commerce, Cleaners/
Linen Service, Consultants, Education,
Hospitality, Management, Medical,
Nursing, Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical,
Retail, Technology.
All Industries and Interests Considered
Meeting Expectations, Inc.
3525 Piedmont Rd., Bldg. 5, #300
Atlanta, GA 30305
Karl Kirsch, CAE, Vice President, Association
Management
Phone: 404-240-0999
Fax: 404-240-0998
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An AMC Institute accredited association
management company, Offinger provides
your association and its members rock-solid
services: accounting, certifications, education,
events, conferences and expositions,
fundraising, member benefits, and website
management. From association administrative
support to full-service association
headquarters, you get it all.
Industries and Interests Served:
Agriculture, Apparel, Art, Business,
Conservation, Consumers, Distributors/
Wholesalers, Food, Forestry/Forest
Products, Gems and Jewelry, Healthcare,
Industrial/Interior Design, Management,
Manufacturers, Medical, Pharmacy/
Pharmaceutical, Recreation, Retail,
Technology, Textiles, Women.
AMC Institute Accredited
P & N Association Management
8550 United Plaza Blvd., #1001
Baton Rouge, LA 70809
Bland O’Connor, CAE, President
Phone: 225-922-4619
Fax: 225-408-4422
Email: boconnor@pnassociations.com
www.pnassociations.com
We are committed to providing client associations
with close personal attention and
high-quality services tailored to the clients’
unique needs. Our clients are served by
qualified professionals working in an environment
of robust resources to build membership,
enhance communications, and
grow meeting and tradeshow relevance
and attendance.
Industries and Interests Served: Education,
Healthcare, Information Management,
Libraries, Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical,
Technology, Veterinary.
All Industries and Interests Considered
PAI Management Corporation
5272 River Rd., #630
Bethesda, MD 20816
Norman Wallis, Ph.D., President
Phone: 301-718-6539
Fax: 301-656-0989
Email: nwallis@paimgmt.com
www.paimgmt.com
PAI specializes in meeting the distinctive
management needs of professional societies
in the health professions and biomedical-
research disciplines. Our successful
track record of helping volunteer leaders
increase membership, boost conference
attendance, and improve financial stability
is based on our association management
skills, experiences in the healthcare industry,
and use of state-of-the-art technology.
Industries and Interests Served:
Healthcare, Medical, Pharmacy/
Pharmaceutical.
Partners in Association
Management
325 John Knox Rd., #L103
Tallahassee, FL 32303
Bennett Napier, CAE, President/CEO
Phone: 850-224-0711
Fax: 850-222-3019
Email: piam@executiveoffice.org
www.yoursearchisdone.com
Partners in Association Management is the
largest association management company
in Florida. Our firm serves both state and
national organizations specializing in trade
associations and certification programs.
Our firm is small enough to provide a personal
touch but large enough to bring “A
World of Resources at Your Fingertips.”
Industries and Interests Served:
Aeronautic, Banking, Business, Dental,
Fire Protection, Funerals, Healthcare,
Manufacturers, Standards, Technology.
AMC Institute Accredited
See our ad on page 33.
Professional Management
Associates, LLC
390 Amwell Rd., #402
Hillsborough, NJ 08844
Joanne J. Cole, CAE, CMP, Managing
Member
Phone: 908-359-1184
Fax: 908-359-7619
Email: info@association-partners.com
www.association-partners.com
PMA is a full-service association management
company providing services to trade
and professional associations, user groups,
business networks, membership organizations,
and donor-supported foundations. In
the year 2010 alone, 70 percent of our client
organizations were able to keep reserves
Interel
Association
Management
Establishing your
presence in Europe
To develop your European Strategy,
please contact:
milagros.mostaza-corral@interelamc.com
(Brussels)
benno.vanderlaan@interelamc.com
(Washington DC)
www.interelamc.com
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services to professional associations since
1984. In partnership with our clients, we
identify needs and provide guidance and
support to achieve mutual goals through
superior management, administrative, and
consulting services.
Industries and Interests Served: Business,
Education, Healthcare, Management,
Medical, Nursing, Science and Humanities,
Technology, Women.
All Industries and Interests Considered
AMC Institute Accredited
Robstan Group, Inc.
400 Admiral Blvd.
Kansas City, MO 64106
Ken Bowman, President
Debra Nemec, Senior Vice President
Phone: 816-472-8870
Fax: 816-472-7765
www.robstan.com
Other Locations: Arizona, Virginia
RGI has been serving the marketing and
management needs of our association clients
since 1985. RGI provides a full range
of services, including strategic planning,
financial management, marketing and public
relations, internal and external communications,
and meeting and event planning.
Please visit www.robstan.com for more
information.
Industries and Interests Served:
Accounting, Architecture, Bldg Owners/
Maintenance, Business, Construction,
Distributors/Wholesalers, Engineering,
Finance, Freight Forwarders, Insurance
Industry, Manufacturers, Motor Vehicles,
Safety, Technology.
S & S Management Services, Inc.
P.O. Box 30, One Regency Dr.
Bloomfield, CT 06002
Mark Schuman, President
Phone: 860-243-3977
Fax: 860-243-3977
Email: aschuman@ssmgt.com
www.ssmgt.com
S & S Management Services is a full-service
association management company located
in the greater Hartford area, just 15 minutes
from Bradley International Airport.
Our leadership has been with the firm since
its founding 31 years ago. We take pride in
service management for the progressive
professional association. Specializing in
active partnerships with boards and committees,
we focus on leadership development,
member acquisition and retention,
fundraising, financial reporting and analysis,
meeting development and planning,
exhibit-hall management, editorial support,
graphic design, and web-based initiatives.
Industries and Interests Served:
Aeronautic, Beverage, Biology, Business,
Charities, Chemistry, Clubs/Fraternal,
Education, Healthcare, Medical,
Nursing, Science and Humanities,
Sports, Standards, Statistics, Technology,
Veterinary.
See our ad on page 33.
REM Association Services
2001 Jefferson Davis Hwy., #1004
Arlington, VA 22202
Robert E. McLean, CAE, President
Phone: 703-416-0010
Fax: 703-416-0014
Email: info@remservices.biz
www.remservices.biz
Too small to get the attention of the big
AMCs? Then call REM, a full-service association
management company serving smaller
501(c)(6) and 501(c)(3) associations. Services
include executive management, public
affairs and lobbying, grassroots development
and training, membership development,
financial management, meeting and
convention planning, communications
(including website management), and
more.
Industries and Interests Served: Banking,
Business, Charities, Construction,
Containers, Energy, Fire Protection,
Healthcare, Human Services, Insurance
Industry, Safety, Technology.
Resource Center for Associations
10200 West 44th Ave.
Wheat Ridge, CO 80033
David L. Stumph, IOM, CAE, President
Phone: 303-422-2615
Fax: 303-422-8894
Email: dstumph@resourcenter.com
www.resourcenter.com
Full-service management, consulting, strategic
planning, and survey-management
intact and/or grow their member base during
the global economic downturn through
immediate and targeted responses. Due
to added communication efforts, including
an innovative social media initiative,
one of our clients experienced a 45 percent
increase in website visits. 50 percent of
our clients saw an increase in membership
compared to the previous year. Onehundred
percent of our clients’ conference
evaluations returned favorable responses,
and two clients experienced a 20 percent
increase in conference attendance.
Industries and Interests Served: Banking,
Business, Construction, Employee Services,
Finance, Healthcare, Management,
Medical, Nursing, Standards, Technology,
Veterinary.
AMC Institute Accredited
PRRI
900 Cummings Ctr., #221-U
Beverly, MA 01915
Aurelie M. Alger, JD, President
Phone: 978-927-8330
Fax: 978-524-8890
Email: aalger@prri.com
www.prri.com
PRRI is an AMC Institute Accredited association
management company specializing
in full-service professional association
management, including executive management,
administration, meetings, membership,
and exhibition for medical associations
and their related foundations. We
have more than 50 years of experience in
association management.
Industries and Interests Served: Biology,
Chemistry, Dental, Healthcare, Medical,
Nursing, Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical,
Technology, Voluntary Health Agency.
AMC Institute Accredited
The Rees Group
2424 American Ln.
Madison, WI 53704
Susan M. Rees, President and Chief
Executive Officer
Phone: 608-443-2468
Fax: 608-443-2474
Email: srees@reesgroupinc.com
www.reesgroupinc.com
The Rees Group, Inc., offers innovative, fullAssociations
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the variety of associations we serve and our
ability to implement plans and solve association
problems.
Industries and Interests Served: Bldg
Owners/Maintenance, Construction,
Finance, Healthcare, Management,
Medical, Real Estate, Technology.
All Industries and Interests Considered
Sentergroup, Inc.
303 West Madison St., #2650
Chicago, IL 60606-3396
Craig M. Sondalle, Managing Partner
Phone: 312-265-2907
Fax: 312-265-2908
Email: info@thesentergroup.com
www.thesentergroup.com
Breaking through the conventional barriers
of the association management industry,
at Sentergroup we blend our talents with
the clients’ expertise to achieve maximum
growth for each association we support. We
exceed expectations by delivering valuable,
measurable results through high-quality
service, innovative ideas, and cost-effective
solutions, creating the foundation for your
success.
Industries and Interests Served:
Appraisers, Business, Clubs/Fraternal,
Communications, Consultants, Dental,
Education, Employee Services, Gems and
Jewelry, Healthcare, Human Services,
Information Management, Management,
Medical, Technology.
All Industries and Interests Considered
SF Association Management
Services
655 Beach St.
San Francisco, CA 94109
Tim R. Losch, Director
Phone: 415-561-8568
Fax: 415-561-8531
Email: sfams@aao.org
www.sf-ams.com
SF AMS is an AMCI accredited, full-service
AMC, supporting associations in areas
such as operations, meetings, and governance.
Celebrating 25 years of successful
partnerships,our focus is on medical and
healthcare organizations. We currently
manage nine nonprofit organizations.
Industries and Interests Served:
Healthcare, Medical, Nursing, Voluntary
Health Agency.
All Industries and Interests Considered
AMC Institute Accredited
The Sherwood Group, Inc.
111 Deer Lake Rd., #100
Deerfield, IL 60015
Jill P. Hronek, Director, Communications
Phone: 847-480-9080
Fax: 847-480-9282
Email: associations@sherwood-group.com
www.sherwood-group.com
Full-service, project management, and
headquarters and consulting solutions for
nonprofits since 1979. Our goal is to exceed
client expectations with superior customer
service and creative leadership—management,
not maintenance. We help national
and international organizations succeed by
focusing on the present, looking toward the
future, and respecting the past.
Industries and Interests Served:
Accounting, Biology, Business, Economic
Development, Education, Energy,
Forestry/Forest Products, Fuel and Energy,
Healthcare, Management, Manufacturers,
Medical, Public Service, Science and
Humanities, Statistics, Technology.
All Industries and Interests Considered
AMC Institute Charter Accredited
See our ad on page 35.
SmithBucklin Corporation
401 North Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60611
Henry S. Givray, President and Chief
Executive Officer
Phone: 800-539-9740
Fax: 800-539-9741
Email: info@smithbucklin.com
www.smithbucklin.com
Other Locations: Washington, DC;
Missouri; Minnesota
SmithBucklin is the world’s largest association
management and professional services
company. Founded in 1949, the company
provides full-service management and
outsourcing services to trade associations,
professional societies, technology
user groups, corporations, government
institutes/agencies, and other nonprofit
organizations. SmithBucklin’s mission is to
drive growth for its client organizations and
Innovative, full service
management for the
progressive professional
association.
 Day-to-Day Administration
 Membership Acquisition & Retention
 Meeting Planning & Management
 Exhibit Management
 Financial Management
 Leadership Development
 Fundraising & Corporate
Sponsorship Management
 Communications & Public Relations
 Editorial Support
 Graphic Design
 Web Based Initiatives
THE REES GROUP, INC.
2424 American Lane
Madison, WI 53704-3102
Phone: 1-608-443-2468, ext. 138
Fax: 1-608-443-2474
E-Mail: srees@reesgroupinc.com
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Thompson Management
Associates, LLC
105 Eastern Ave., #104
Annapolis, MD 21403
Joseph Thompson, CEO
Phone: 410-263-1014
Fax: 410-263-1659
Email: jthompson@thompson
management.com
www.thompsonmanagement.com
In partnership with your volunteer leaders,
TMA provides cost-effective management
services, delivered with a personal touch,
designed to exceed your expectations.
Services include membership / program
development, marketing and communications,
strategic planning, training and education,
conference management, and financial
management. TMA maintains a clear
focus on helping your members become
more successful, better informed, and,
ultimately, more profitable. Conveniently
located in historic Annapolis, Maryland.
Industries and Interests Served: Agriculture,
Business, Distributors/Wholesalers,
Education, Engineering, Industrial Plants,
Machinery, Manufacturers, Materials,
Metals/Mining, Petroleum, Plants/Flowers,
Plastics Industry, Sales, Standards.
All Industries and Interests Considered
Total Management Solutions, Inc.
55 Harristown Rd.
Glen Rock, NJ 07452
Sheila Guston, MS, CAE, President
Phone: 201-447-0707 or 866-544-0707
Fax: 201-447-3831
Email: info@totmgtsol.com
www.totmgtsol.com
Total Management Solutions provides
nonprofit organizations with “Solutions For
Success.” An AMC Institute accredited management
company, TMS offers professional,
goal-oriented services to help associations
grow, strengthen their brand, remain financially
sound, and become strategically strong.
TMS has the ability to plan for the future while
operating at a superior level in the present.
Industries and Interests Served: Charities,
Clubs/Fraternal, Dental, Healthcare,
Science and Humanities, Social Service,
Technology.
AMC Institute Accredited
Industries and Interests Served:
Computers, Construction, Engineering,
Finance, Government, Healthcare,
Hospitality, Information Management,
Legal/Law Enforcement, Medical, Metals/
Mining, Social Service, Technology, Travel
Industry, Women.
All Industries and Interests Considered
AMC Institute Accredited
Thomas Associates, Inc.
1300 Sumner Ave.
Cleveland, OH 44115
Charles M. Stockinger, Chairman/CEO
Phone: 216-241-7333
Fax: 216-241-0105
Email: cstockinger@thomasamc.com
www.thomasamc.com
Established leader for 95 years in quality
association management, specializing in
national and international technically oriented
manufacturing trade associations.
Recognized for personalized and productive
full-service management, including general
administration, meeting planning, financial
management, statistical services, convention
and tradeshow management, membership
promotion, government relations, and
publications management. Services also
include complete management relative
to national and international standards
maintenance and development, statistical
programs, engineering services, and certification.
Industries and Interests Served:
Agriculture, Appliances, Architecture, Bldg
Owners/Maintenance, Business, Ceramics,
Chemistry, Construction, Distributors/
Wholesalers, Electric, Electronic/Elec.
Distributor, Engineering, Fire Protection,
Hardware and Tools, Industrial Plants,
Machinery, Manufacturers, Materials,
Metals/Mining, Military/Firearms,
Plastics Industry, Standards, Statistics,
Technology, Textiles, Women.
All Industries and Interests Considered
provide uncompromised stewardship for
their long-term prosperity. The company is
100 percent employee-owned.
Industries and Interests Served: Business,
Construction, Consultants, Cosmetology,
Education, Food, Hardware and Tools,
Healthcare, Housing, Insurance Industry,
Machinery, Management, Manufacturers,
Marketing, Paper/Packaging, Retail,
Science and Humanities, Standards,
Technology.
All Industries and Interests Considered
AMC Institute Accredited
See our ad on the back cover.
Strauss Event & Association
Management
386 Broadway, # 503
Winnipeg, MB R3C3R6
Jonathan N. Strauss, President
Phone: 204-947-9766
Fax: 204-947-9767
Email: info@strauss.ca
www.strauss.ca
Strauss is a leading Canadian association
management company based in the center of
the country. We pride ourselves on the leadership
we bring to each of our clients and the
results we help them to achieve. We are your
ideal partner for growth into Canada.
Industries and Interests Served:
Technology.
All Industries and Interests Considered
Talley Management Group, Inc.
19 Mantua Rd.
Mount Royal, NJ 08061
Gregg H. Talley, CAE, President & CEO
Phone: 856-423-7222
Fax: 856-423-3420
Email: tmg@talley.com
www.talley.com
Other Locations: Virginia
Full-service, convention management, consulting,
and project management for nonprofit
national and international organizations
for more than 20 years. TMG provides
management expertise and leadership
based on current trends and best practices
in education, technology, and governance
to help achieve your organization’s goals.
Our success is measured through our client’s
success.
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Verto Solutions, LLC
1620 I St. NW, #925
Washington, DC 20006-4005
John H. Cox, JD, Managing Director
Phone: 202-293-5800
Fax: 202-463-8998
Email: info@vertosolutions.net
www.vertosolutions.net
Verto Solutions is an association management
and scientific-services company, providing
thoughtful and effective programs
that achieve each client’s goals. Whether
your organization needs full association
support, a strategic analysis of current objectives,
legislative or regulatory advocacy, or
scientific program management, our team of
professionals will exceed your expectations.
Industries and Interests Served: Accounting,
Beverage, Bldg Owners/Maintenance,
Charities, Chemistry, Communications, Food,
Government, Management, Manufacturers,
Safety, Science and Humanities.
All Industries and Interests Considered
Wherry Associates
30200 Detroit Rd.
Westlake, OH 44145
Jeffery Wherry, President
Phone: 440-899-0010
Fax: 440-892-1404
Email: jjw@wherryassoc.com
www.wherryassoc.com
Other Locations: Silverthorne, CO
Wherry Associates, Inc., offers more than 50
years of full-service, multitrade association
management specializing in national and
international manufacturing trade associations.
Wherry’s services include ANSI
standard promulgation and maintenance,
international standards work, publication
management, meeting, conference and
tradeshow planning, financial services,
and confidential statistical programs. Also
available are association marketing and
public relations planning and execution,
state-of-the-art desktop publishing, and
website design and hosting.
Virtual, Inc.
401 Edgewater Pl., #600
Wakefield, MA 01880
Steve O’Neill, VP, Business Development
Phone: 781-246-0500
Fax: 781-224-1239
Email: info@virtualmgmt.com
www.virtualmgmt.com
Virtual, Inc., is the first association management
company to combine advanced
technology, industry best practices, and
innovation to give small and mid-sized
associations world-class business operations.
Virtual ranks among the top five percent
of AMCs and was named to the 2010
Inc. 500/5000 list of growth companies.
Industries and Interests Served: Energy,
Healthcare, Legal/Law Enforcement,
Marketing, Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical,
Standards, Storage, Technology.
All Industries and Interests Considered
AMC Institute Accredited
T h e S h e rw o o d G r o u p , I n c .
Full-service headquarters and staff solutions as well as
project management as an extension of your staff in:
• Meeting and Convention Management
• Education and Accreditation
• Marketing and Communication
• Accounting and Financial Management
• Membership and Administration
• Web Site Development
ingenuity teamwork planning
www.sherwood-group.com
111 Deer Lake Road, Suite 100 • Deerfield, IL 60015 • Tel: +1-847-480-9080 • E-mail: associations@sherwood-group.com
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