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Celebrate the Holidays with TSAE this December

Mark your calendars now to join us on December 13 at the AT&T Hotel and Conference Center in Austin at the annual TSAE Celebration Luncheon. Catch up with your peers and enjoy a wonderful meal while listening to some of Austin’s finest musicians. We have an opportunity to give back to the community through a supply drive for Sammy’s House. ...

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TSAE Honors 2018 Award Winners

TSAE’s latest award winners were recognized for their achievement on September 17, 2018 at a luncheon during the New Ideas Annual Conference. Distinguished Executive Recognizes outstanding leadership and achievement in association management and the industry. Jeff Hall, CAE Executive Vice President, Houston Apartment Association Professional Excellence Recognizes individuals who have made exceptional contributions to one’s association. Kim Schoppert, CAE Chief ...

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Members Meet at First TSAE Social

Nearly 60 association professionals and vendors joined us for our first TSAE Social happy hour on June 26 at North by Northwest Brewery and Restaurant in Austin. Thanks to all who helped us kick off this new networking opportunity! Plan now to join us for our next TSAE Social, sponsored by Visit Frisco, on November 15 at Juliet Italian Kitchen ...

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TSAE Welcomes New CAEs

TSAE would like to congratulate the 11 TSAE members who recently earned their Certified Association Executive (CAE) credential. They were part of a group 110 professionals, including 11 Texans, to pass the CAE exam administered this past May. TSAE will recognize these members this September at the New Ideas Annual Conference in Dallas. The CAE Program serves to elevate professional ...

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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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