Raybourn Group International, an association management company, announced plans today to expand its operations here, creating up to 35 new jobs by 2023.
The homegrown-Hoosier company will invest $326,000 to construct and equip a 4,000 square-foot addition onto its current 6,500 square-foot facility in Indianapolis. The facility, which will be fully operational by 2018, will allow the company to expand its services for new and existing clients.
“Companies with global clientele like Raybourn Group International choose to grow here in Indiana because we’re on a trajectory of growth—a growing workforce, growing economy and growing opportunity for all.”
Trudie Bruner Becomes President of Fernley & Fernley
America’s first Association Management Company Fernley & Fernley names first non-Fernley family member as President in 128-year history of the firm. Trudie Bruner, CAE becomes the 5th President of Fernley & Fernley, a Philadelphia-based Association Management Company founded in 1886, announced Taylor Fernley, Chief Executive Officer. Ms. Bruner also will continue as Chief Operating Officer.
“This is an historic occasion in the history of our firm,” said Fernley. “Not only is Trudie the first non-Fernley President in our 128 years, she also becomes our first female President. I am sure my great grandfather T. James Fernley, who founded Fernley & Fernley in 1886, would be very proud of where the firm is today, our future, and knowing we have a person of Trudie’s background and caliber as a member of the leadership team moving forward.”
Kyle Fernley Joins the Board of MASAE
Fernley & Fernley, Inc. is proud to announce Kyle Fernley is now a member of the Board of Directors of the Mid-Atlantic Society of Association Executives (MASAE). MASAE is a regional association of professionals who manage trade, professional, educational, technical, and business associations and societies.
Mr. Fernley is Executive Director for three professional societies and one trade association. He is also Director of Premier Meetings by Fernley, the meeting planning division of Fernley & Fernley.
Professional Management Associates, LLC Bolsters Communications Team with New Hire
Professional Management Associates, LLC (PMA) announced today that Cory Orlando has joined the company as Communication Coordinator. At PMA, Cory will add his youthful energy and marketing skills to the company’s existing strengths in full-service management of trade and professional associations.
“We’re excited to have Cory join our growing staff and bolster our highly experienced communications team,” said Joanne Cole, Managing Member of PMA. “Social media presence has become an absolutely vital communications tool for associations and Cory’s vast social media expertise will be invaluable to our clients.
Professional Management Associates, LLC (PMA), an association management
company serving national and state-level trade associations, has announced that Andria LaJeunesse, CEM joined the firm as Manager of Meeting Services.
In her role at PMA, LaJeunesse will be responsible for the successful planning and management of meetings for clients including the Atlantic Coast Veterinary Conference, the Association for Radiological and Imaging Nursing and the Society for Medical Decision Making, specifically the North American meeting.
April 30, 2014
The Iowa Society of Association Executives’ (ISAE) Association Professional of the Year Award was presented April 28 to Heather Tamminga, CAE, account executive with Association Management, Ltd. (AML)
The award represents one of the most prestigious honors in the association industry and is presented to one individual per year at ISAE’s annual business meeting held in West Des Moines.
The European Carton Makers Association (ECMA) Announces Launch of New Website
April 24, 2014
The European Carton Makers Association (ECMA) is very pleased to announce the launch of their new and improved website www.ecma.org.
The goal for the new website is to provide our members and visitors with a user-friendly site which features a new visual design and is more focused on the users' needs, with improved navigation and functionality throughout. ECMA is managed by Lejeune Association Management in the Hague, Netherlands.
December 4, 2013
Association Acumen, LLC, a full-service association
management company based in Milwaukee, has been chosen to manage the
International Association of Special Investigation Units (IASIU).
Founded in 1984 by a group of insurance industry fraud investigators, the
International Association of Special Investigation Units (IASIU) is a
non-profit organization dedicated to promoting a coordinated effort within the
industry to combat insurance fraud. IASIU membership is made up of more than
4,000 individuals representing more than 600 insurance and self-insured
companies around the world, with chapters throughout the United States, Canada
September 9, 2013
Fernley & Fernley welcomes the addition of Mr. Bill Gessert as their new Director of New Business Development. Mr. Gessert will be responsible for market expansion of the firm’s three distinct lines of business; full-service association management,
membership administration services, and hotel site selection and contract negotiations.
Association Management, Ltd. (AML) Commits to Strategic Planning & to Their Love of Associations
August 26, 2013
Earlier this month, Association Management, Ltd., held its annual strategic planning retreat. AML’s core team of eight gathered with one main focus: how can we better partner with our clients to unleash their potential? AML’s staff has over 100+ years of combined experience, and includes four CAEs, one CPA and one CMP. they are committed to their own professional growth, their AMC business growth and their association clients’ growth, which translates to their love of associations!
Members Congratulate Staff Named to Association Trends' Young & Aspiring Association Professionals Listing
August 9, 2013
Partners in Association Management (PIA) in Tallahassee, Florida and Melby, Cameron, & Anderson Association Management in Seattle, Washington have each had a staff member named to the Association Trends magazine listing of Young and Aspiring Association Professionals for 2013. Congratulations to Rachel Luoma from PIA and Michelle Mills, CAE from Melby, Cameron & Anderson.
Best Companies To Work For: Partners in Association Management
July 30, 2013
Partners in Association Management is pleased to announce that it has been named for the third consecutive year to the Florida Trend "Best Companies to Work For List” for 2013. The list will be published in the August issue of the magazine and information can be found starting on August 1st at www.floridatrend.com.
The company named to the list in the small business category (15-49 employees) in 2011, 2012 and 2013 jumped from 30 on the list in 2012 to 17 in 2013.
Partners employs 24 in house employees and contracts with 6 additional full time equivalents.
International Food & Agribusiness Management Association Selects Association Management Strategies
July 29, 2013
AMC Institute's Association Management Strategies was recently selected as the management firm for the International Food & Agribusiness Management Association (IFAMA).
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November 15, 2012
October 2, 2012
MCI is pleased to announce the full acquisition of independent Brussels-based PA firm LOGOS Public Affairs
September 10, 2012
SBI Management Services, Inc. was named as one of the finalists for Washington's Best Workplaces by the Puget Sound Business Journal
August 16, 2012
The Association of Teleservices International (ATSI) has selected Drohan Management Group (DMG).
August 3, 2012
MCI has launched a new educational and networking platform, promoting strong working relations in the meetings and events industry.
July 24, 2012
Partners in Association Management was recently named one of Florida’s Best Companies to Work For.
July 12, 2012
AMR Management Services is proud to announce Laura Singler has earned her designation as a Certified Association Executive
July 10, 2012
Pam Walker, Director of Government Affairs for AMR Management Services, was recently elected to the board of directors for Women in Government Relations(WGR)
June 22, 2012
MCI announces the acquisition of DNA Events, expanding its service offering in The Netherlands.
June 15, 2012
As of June 15, 2012, Nonprofit Solutions’ name is now AMP!