Author Archives: Sarah Sain

Association Leaders – Meet Your Peers at the CEO Forum this Summer

July 12-13, 2021Marriott Champions CircleFort Worth, TX Don’t miss your chance to spend time face-to-face with your fellow association leaders sharing challenges, hearing solutions, and building connections over a full day of programming created by your peers. Includes evening welcome reception on July 12. Learn more and register at tsae.org/education-events/ceo-strategies. Sponsored by Visit Fort Worth.

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Congratulations, New CAEs!

Congratulations to the six TSAE members who earned the Certified Association Executive (CAE) credential this spring. They were part of a group 189 professionals, including nine Texans, to pass the CAE exam administered in the winter of 2021. There are more than 4,700 CAEs worldwide. The CAE Program serves to elevate professional standards, enhance individual performance, and designate those who ...

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Experience the TSAE New Ideas Conference On-Demand!

Did you miss last fall’s virtual New Ideas Annual Conference? You can now access up to twenty (20) breakout sessions and two keynotes on-demand. Receive premier education and earn up to 20 CAE credit hours at your convenience. Program available though April 30, 2021. Learn more and register at www.tsae.org/education-events/new-ideas-on-demand. Attend New Ideas and looking to access sessions and earn ...

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In Memoriam: Kelly Roche

Former TSAE member Kelly Roche died on January 7, 2021 at age 65. Roche began his 32-year hospitality industry career in Irving as the director of catering at the Holiday Inn DFW Airport North. He worked at numerous hotels in the Dallas area before joining the Irving Convention and Visitors Bureau/Visit Irving in 2005, where he worked for the remainder ...

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