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 Not only do we have an opportunity to salute important leaders at the Salute to Association Excellence, but we have the opportunity to celebrate the valuable role that associations play in the life and prosperity of the country and its citizens. 

Steven C. Anderson, IOM, CAE, President and Chief Executive Officer, NACDS
  2004 Association Executive of the Year

Now celebrating its 35th anniversary, this annual awards luncheon honors the brightest stars of the association community and their commitment to excellence.

This year Association TRENDS honors the Association Executive of the Year Susan K. Neely, President & CEO of the American Beverage Association, Association Partner of the Year W. Scott Bedford Chairman and CEO of MultiView, Inc., the Young & Aspiring Association Professional Honorees, and winners of the TRENDS All Media Communications Contest. We are pleased to announce that we will also be honoring an all-new group, the Leading Association Lobbyists.

                
Susan K. Neely                              W. Scott Bedford
American Beverage Association                      Multiview

Known as the industry event to attend, the awards luncheon draws a crowd of over 500 leading association professionals each year. Come to mix, mingle, network and honor members of your community!

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
Registration Opens: 11:00 am
All Media Networking Reception: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Luncheon & Awards: 12:00 - 2:00 pm

Salute to Association Excellence
Salute to Association Excellence
Salute to Association Excellence
Salute to Association Excellence
Salute to Association Excellence
Salute to Association Excellence
Salute to Association Excellence
Salute to Association Excellence

 Our whole table had a great time. It's a nice relaxed program, honoring some folks who really deserve it but sans the stuffiness that many of us have a hard time getting
away from… 

Kevin Holland, Business Operations & Membership Division Vice President,
Air Conditioning Contractors of America

 It was wonderful seeing so many association professionals and being able to
network. I was quite surprised and again honored to also receive the Publisher’s Choice Award on behalf of the American Dietetic Association. Being recognized by my peers with such a prestigious award was a moment I will never forget 

Georgia Gofis, Director Integrated Marketing, American Dietetic Association


Don’t miss out on your opportunity
to be a part of this prestigious event.