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AMS’s 2021 Client Satisfaction Survey Records Top Results For the Third Year Running

September 23, 2021

The results of AMS’s 2021 Client Satisfaction Survey are in! We are proud to report that 100% of respondents said that they would recommend AMS to another organization in need…

Virtual and Hybrid Events – Lessons from Two AMS Client Associations

August 17, 2021

Throughout 2020 and into 2021, Association Management Companies, like the rest of the world, faced the challenge of staying connected virtually. As events are a key value add for many…

AMS Celebrates Pride Month

June 28, 2021

Every June, Pride Month is celebrated around the world. It is a time to honor LGBTQ+ populations with activities such as parades, street fairs, donating to charitable causes supporting LGBTQ+…

Five Techniques Aspiring Association Leaders Can Implement in Their Daily Routines

June 17, 2021

In May 2021, more than 50 emerging Association management Company (AMC) leaders – including AMS Account Executive Richard O’Neill and Senior Associate Sibel Clifford – convened to listen, learn, and…

AMS Provides Thought Leadership at ASAE’s Marketing, Membership and Communications Conference 2021

June 14, 2021

The Marketing, Membership and Communications Conference is one of ASAE’s signature annual events and a highlight in many association professionals’ calendar. It aims to provide inspiring ideas, case studies, new…

Virtual Meetings Taskforce: State Law Resources Case Study

March 30, 2021

State Law Resources (SLR)  – an AMS client since 2011 – is an international network of independent law firms that helps businesses, trade associations and public policy coalitions navigate the…

New Client: U.S. Farmers and Ranchers in Action (USFRA)

February 22, 2021

Washington, DC – Washington, DC-based Association Management Strategies, Inc. (AMS) announced it has begun providing Organizational Assessment, Finance, and Human Resource Management services for U.S. Farmers and Ranchers in Action…

2020 in Review

January 15, 2021

Now that the dust has settled on a very challenging year, we thought we’d take a look back at some of the highlights of 2020 (and yes, there were highlights!)…

Virtual Meetings Taskforce: ICA Case Study

December 17, 2020

AMS has helped its clients make the transition to virtual events over the course of 2020 as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Early on, AMS took the decision to…

New Client: Association of Dental Support Organizations

October 29, 2020

Washington, DC – Washington, DC-based Association Management Strategies, Inc. (AMS) announced it has begun providing Strategic Leadership, Operations, Membership Support and Executive Search services for the Association of Dental Support Organizations…

AMS Client Satisfaction Survey – 2020 Results

September 23, 2020

Every year AMS conducts a client satisfaction survey, giving clients the opportunity to rate our AMC on a variety of service areas and provide feedback on their overall experience with…

When a Crisis Becomes a Surprising Opportunity

July 27, 2020

AMS’s employee engagement efforts were featured in a July 24, 2020 article in CEO Update, “Groups find low- and no-cost ways to boost staff engagement.” How do you keep everyone…

Case Study: Thinking Critically About Membership Structure

June 30, 2020

AMS client, the Association of Home Office Underwriters (AHOU) was founded in 2002 through a merger of the Home Office Life Underwriters Association (HOLUA) and Institute of Home Office Underwriters…

Helping Clients Navigate a Changing World

June 17, 2020

When AMS closed its physical office on March 16, few suspected that three months later the country would only be at the very beginning of a gradual reopening. Fortunately, while…

Case Study: Pivoting to Virtual

May 25, 2020

“The ability of an organization to remain nimble and to quickly adapt to changing environmental circumstances is key during this challenging time. The ABWM Board and its management partners have…

Case Study: Staying Relevant by Adding Value, and Marketing It

April 10, 2020

Starting in 1995 with the Certified Wound Specialist® (CWS®) designation, the American Academy of Wound Management (AAWM), was the first organization to offer a multi-disciplinary wound care credential. As wound…

AMS Response To COVID-19

March 18, 2020

In recent days, the impact of COVID-19 has forced unprecedented changes in everyone’s personal and professional lives. Association Management Strategies, Inc. (AMS) has taken the follow steps to mitigate the…

Staff Update: John Gay Hired, McCadden Earns CAE

February 27, 2020

Washington, DC – Association Management Strategies, Inc. (AMS), a leading Washington, DC based association management company, is pleased to announce that John Gay has joined AMS as Client Legislative and…

An Extraordinary Year for AMS

December 12, 2019

As 2019 draws to a close, Association Management Strategies, Inc. (AMS) would like to thank our clients and other partners for being part of an extraordinary year for the company.…

New Client: Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers

October 1, 2019

Washington, DC – Washington, DC-based Association Management Strategies, Inc. (AMS) announced it has begun providing finance services for the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE), effective September 1, 2019. As…