|Leadership Circle Members|
Vendors/Suppliers can become a member of the Leadership Circle by joining AMC Institute at an elevated membership level. The increased financial contribution associated with the Leadership Circle supports the AMC Institute in exchange for special benefits. Participants in the Leadership Circle may join at the beginning of the fiscal year (January 1st) with the annual opportunity to renew the relationship.
Leadership Circle is the premier opportunity for Associate Members to increase visibility among AMC Members. Download the application and benefits listing.
This year holds exciting new opportunities for Associate Members to expand their visibility and reach to AMCs. Take advantage of these special opportunities, including:
AMC Institute Thanks and Supports Its Leadership Circle Members
The members of the Leadership Circle have made a financial commitment to AMC Institute and the AMC industry as a whole. AMC Institute encourages its members to take advantage of their services.
Strategic Partner Level
An industry leader in association management software, YourMembership has provided one truly integrated solution since 1998. YourMembership is not an AMS with a social networking plug-in – it’s more than that… we deliver one all-inclusive solution that features AMS plus social networking.
We understand that maintaining multiple systems can be a challenge. That’s why we deliver one integrated platform built around one centralized member database. It’s enterprise-level AMS with social networking features that help you manage your client organizations more efficiently and with less drain on your resources.
YourMembership is committed to helping the AMC community through software that makes the most of your time and resources, while providing an engaging platform for your client associations’ members. With customers on every continent, we’re recognized around the globe as a powerful, yet cost-effective, solution for web-based association management software. And we’re all here to help! Our entire team is committed to becoming a true partner in your success. Visit us at www.YourMembership.com/associations/ to learn more.
The Marriott Convention and Resort Network Hotels are a collection of 60+ hotels and resorts frequently used by the association community within the domestic US. This sponsorship demonstrates Marriott International's commitment to raising the bar of professionalism and the public perception of the AMC industry. Marriott International currently has over 2800 hotels and offers the most comprehensive lodging portfolio in the industry.
We have an array of integrated services tailored to meet the educational content and training needs of your conferences. With solutions for online collection and management of abstracts and speaker presentations, creative design and layout, materials in print, CD, flash drive and online media and on-demand production and fulfillment of printed books and digital media, we add more value to your events. Use Omnipress for all your conference content needs and start serving your clients better today!
We are a global hospitality company with widely recognized, industry leading brands and a tradition of innovation developed over our more than fifty-year history. Our mission is to provide authentic hospitality by making a difference in the lives of the people we touch every day. We focus on this mission in pursuit of our goal of becoming the most preferred brand in each segment that we serve for our associates, guests, and owners. We support our mission and goal by adhering to a set of core values that characterizes our culture.
We manage, franchise, own and develop Hyatt branded hotels, resorts and residential and vacation ownership properties in 45 countries around the world under the Hyatt®, Park Hyatt®, Andaz®, Grand Hyatt®, Hyatt Regency®, Hyatt Place®, Hyatt Summerfield Suites®, and Hyatt Vacation Club® brand names. As of March 31, 2010, the company's worldwide portfolio consisted of 434 properties.
Committed to Our Communities
At Hyatt, we're committed to making a positive and lasting impact in every community in which we operate. We do this by demonstrating a strong commitment to preserving our natural environment through Hyatt Earth, by giving back to the local community through Hyatt Community, and with the volunteer services of our associates through Hyatt's Family of Responsible and Caring Employees (F.O.R.C.E.).
Associated Luxury Hotels International (ALHI) is an authorized National Sales organization specializing in serving the association meeting and convention marketplace, exclusively for our impressive worldwide membership of over 125 legendary luxury four and five Diamond / Star quality hotels and resorts; offering over 9.0 million square feet of meeting space.
Blue Sky eLearn is an industry leading provider of rich media solutions that specializes in producing and managing web based (virtual and hybrid) meetings and training programs using various state of the art delivery platforms. Blue Sky’s clients are an impressive array of associations and AMCs that require high quality, reliable web platforms and event management services to accomplish their objectives.
Recognized around the globe for indisputable drawing power, Disney Resort Destinations redefine value for Association conferences with their proven ability to drive record-breaking attendance and maximize returns for attendees and meeting planners alike. From the East Coast in Florida to the West Coast in California, to the business hubs of Europe and Asia, Disney Resorts are ideally located in the heart of the world’s most desirable meeting destinations. As the global leader in imaginative content and creativity, Disney also provides an incomparable menu of unique benefits – from private group networking events in our world-famous Theme Parks and Disney Institute business educational programs to spectacular convention resorts offering over 1 million square feet of dedicated space and special tickets designed around your agenda. Each Disney Destination also offers an endless array of recreation, nightlife and entertainment options for every age and taste. www.disneymeetings.com
4,000 downtown affordable hotel rooms. Two world-class convention centers. One state-of-art, 22,000-seat, downtown waterfront arena. 2.3 million sq. feet of meeting space. And, don’t forget our one-of-a-kind attractions like Louisville Slugger Bat Factory & Museum, Churchill Downs, the Kentucky Derby Museum and our entertainment district, Fourth Street Live! May we also mention, Louisville is the gateway to Bourbon Country - where 95% of the world’s bourbon is made!
Offering more than 100,000-square-feet of flexible, high-tech meeting and function space, Mohegan Sun offers a whole new dimension for meetings. With 1,200 elegantly-appointed guest rooms, the Northeast's largest hotel ballroom - at 40,000-squarefeet - 30 conference and breakout rooms that can accommodate up to 5,300 people and an outdoor sun terrace with 17,500-square feet of space, Mohegan Sun is the ideal venue for hosting intimate or large functions. The property continues grow as the Northeast's premier meetings destination with Project Horizon, a $740 million expansion to be completed in 2010.
Starwood Hotels &Resorts Worldwide, Inc. is one of the leading hotel and leisure companies in the world with 1071 properties in 100 countries and territories with 145,000 employees at its owned and managed properties. Starwood Hotels is a fully integrated owner, operator and franchisor of hotels, resorts and residences with the following internationally renowned brands: St. Regis®, The Luxury Collection®, W®, Westin®, Le Méridien®, Sheraton®, Four Points® by Sheraton, and the recently launched Aloft®, and Element SM. The company boasts one of the industry’s leading loyalty programs, Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG), allowing members to earn and redeem points for room stays, room upgrades and flights, with no blackout dates. Starwood Hotels also owns Starwood Vacation Ownership, Inc., one of the premier developers and operators of high quality vacation interval ownership resorts. For more information, please visit www.starwoodhotels.com.