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Meet TSAE’s New Board Members

Our new board members were installed at a board meeting on June 20. They will officially be recognized in September at the New Ideas Annual Conference in Houston. SANDRA J. BENCH, CMP, CASE Director, Business Development Freeman Sandy Bench, CMP, CASE has been in the hospitality and events industry for nearly 20 years, starting her career as a meeting and ...

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Congratulations to Christopher Williston, VI, CAE

TSAE Immediate Past Chair Christopher Williston, VI, CAE has been named the President and CEO for the Independent Bankers Association of Texas (IBAT) and will assume his role on January 1, 2019. He has been with IBAT since 2009 and is currently serving as the Chief Operations Officer. He succeeds Christopher Williston, CAE, who is retiring at the end of ...

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Save the Dates: New CEO Programming

In addition to our CEO & Volunteer Leader Workshop, our CEO Strategies Task Force and Visit Fort Worth are excited to add new opportunities for association leaders to meet and learn. Mark your calendars now and look for more details on these programs soon at www.tsae.org. August 14: CEO Breakfast – Association Dashboards October 9: CEO Breakfast – CEO Confessions ...

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Members Take a Swing at 2018 TSAE Open

Thanks to the 200 association professionals, affiliates and guests who join us on May 16 in Austin at Topgolf for this year’s TSAE Open. In addition to an afternoon of building connections, attendees enjoyed competing for the best team score, trying to “Beat the Pro” and bingo. See more photos at www.tsae.org/education-events/tsae-open. Thanks to Our Sponsors: Clubhouse Amarillo Convention & ...

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TSAE Celebrates Fifth Tech Talks

Association professionals and industry suppliers gathered at the TCEA Conference Center in Austin on March 22 for TSAE’s Tech Talks, a one-day program that addresses how technology and new media can support association communications, membership, events and operations. In addition to popular topics such as social media, online communities and video, this year’s program included new content on online privacy, ...

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NEW: TSAE Socials

We’ve heard you want more networking events, so we’re happy to introduce two happy hours in 2018! These complimentary, all-member events will give you a chance to connect with fellow members in a casual setting after work. Our first events will be located in Austin and take place in June 26, 2018 and November 15, 2018. Watch the monthly Association ...

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TSAE Introduces Women’s Summit This Fall

Thursday, October 25, 2018 AT&T Hotel and Conference Center Austin, Texas We are excited to announce that TSAE will be hosting a Women’s Summit this fall! We have received interest over the past few years for this type of event and are working with a group of volunteer members to plan program content. Look for more details to come this ...

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Hotel Discounts 
When Visiting Austin

Coming to Austin for TSAE business? TSAE has partnered with hotel properties for any members/visitors coming to town for TSAE business or events. North/TSAE Office: DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Austin Northwest Arboretum South/Austin Airport: Courtyard, Springhill Suites by Marriott, Fairfield Inn & Suites, and Residence Inn (all by Marriott Austin South) For more information, rates, and reservation links, visit www.tsae.org/contact.

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2018 Leadership TSAE Class Announced

Congratulations to the 13 participants selected for the 2018 class of Leadership TSAE! Leadership TSAE is a nine-month program designed to help association professionals develop well-rounded skills and a broader knowledge base to enhance their professional abilities and make them a more valuable leader at their association. Justin Ables Member Engagement and Marketing Manager, Texas Association for the Gifted and ...

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TSAE Welcomes Nine New CAEs

Congratulations to the nine TSAE members who recently passed the Certified Association Executive (CAE) exam. The Fall 2017 class of CAEs successfully completed the CAE examination administered in December 2017. The CAE Program serves to elevate professional standards, enhance individual performance, and designate those who have acquired and have demonstrated knowledge essential to the practice of association management. TSAE currently ...

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