September 20, 2014


TRENDS 2013 Association Executive of the Year John Graham IV, interviews Susan Neely, CAE, the 2014 Association Executive of the Year, on her management approach, including building consensus and becoming a volunteer. Neely was honored at the TRENDS Salute to Association Excellence, Feb. 20 in Washington. Details:



Maintaining its excellence

Say that again

Association TRENDSThe incredible increase to meetings. I knew there'd be some - I mean, before this, I oversaw five divisions and two dozen people in government affairs, so we had a lot of meetings. But when you become president and CEO, I knew there'd be an increase in meetings - but wow. It' pretty astonishing. Association TRENDS
R. Dan Berger, on becoming CEO of the National Association of Federal Credit Unions in "Capital Business"



Deputy assistant attorney general in DOJ's Office of Legislative Affairs


Big Data allows us to formulate and test hypotheses as to why audiences act as they do. Will your association take advantage?

After reaching the limit of your direct marketing efforts, most groups still say, "I want more!" This is when inbound membership marketing an become important to your media mix

By Al Rickard, CAE |  09-18-2014

'We have never seen anything like this in the history of the disease.' - Barbara Newhouse, CEO of the ALS Association


Searches listed are just a sample of what the firms are vetting or have completed. For a firm’s complete listing of searches, go to the firm’s website

Executive Moves


Bob Pease, Stephen Goodrich, Joe Randazza, Charles Jeffers II, Valencia Bembry, Karen Greenbaum, Peter Felix, Paul 'Arch' Archambeault



American Physicians and Surgeons, American Society of Travel Agents, National Business Aviation Association, National Association of Professional Employer Organizations, Center for Advancing Retail & Technology, National Grocers Association, Grocery Manufacturers Association, Chinese National Food Industry Association, International Association of Exhibitions and Events, Indian Exhibition Industry Association, Center for Exhibition Industry Research, Virginia Society of Association Executives, National Newspaper Publishers Association, American Society for Nutrition, Kathleen Blouin,,Bill Stine II, National Business Aviation Association and more, including Supplier News

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