Our capabilities are uniquely suited to young associations and associations in turn-around or repositioning situations. We approach association opportunities with an entrepreneurial spirit. We have relevant experience in numerous sectors. We help you meet the needs and expectations of your members in an economically sustainable manner.

We also support chapter operations and fulfill interim and specific functional needs for large associations. Your solution starts with a call to explore how we can help your association.


We make it easy to get started. Typical consulting engagements include

  • Strategic reviews and operational audits
  • Market research and opportunity assessments
  • Business planning and budgeting for launch of new association services or events and for activities undergoing significant change

Conference and Trade Show Management

Our event services range from turnkey production to component services including:

  • Participant Marketing
  • Sponsorship and Exhibit Marketing and Sales
  • Logistics/Meeting Planning
  • Program Development

Full Association Management

If your professional association needs dedicated management you should consider The Conference Department. Our services include:

  • Communication and Outreach Services
  • Member Recruitment and retention
  • Member Support Services
  • Governance support
  • Operations and Administration Management

Chapter Operations Support

We work with your chapter officers in their regions. On an interim or continuous basis we can help with chapter needs such as:

  • Chapter meeting management and special event management
  • Regional Membership Recruitment and Retention

Photos: Elizabeth Daigneau, GOVERNING, used by permission