We are honored to serve as SLA’s partner as they move into an association management model, and believe our unified staff team will enable SLA to achieve the goals set out by the board and deliver results that will drive both relevance and sustainability.
McLean, VA (PRWEB) February 11, 2016
Coulter, the award-winning association management company, is proud to announce the Special Libraries Association (SLA) as its newest full-service client. SLA serves more than 6,000 members in 60 countries in the information profession, including corporate, academic and government information specialists.
“The SLA Board of Directors approved the Road Map to SLA’s future last year, and we are excited to partner with Coulter to implement this ambitious strategic plan,” noted Tom Rink, SLA president. “We look forward to working with Coulter to create new opportunities for special librarians to learn, mentor, collaborate, and lead.”
SLA is a nonprofit international organization for innovative information professionals and their strategic partners. SLA serves information professionals in a range of working environments, including business, academia, and government agencies. In its provision of full-service association management to SLA as of March 1, Coulter will provide guidance through strategic planning and analysis, resource development and fundraising, and communications and public relations, while serving as the association’s comprehensive headquarters management and operations team.
“Coulter’s demonstrated success in fueling nonprofit organizational brand, visibility, and overall resources will help strengthen SLA and enhance its member benefits and services,” said Erin M. Fuller, FASAE, CAE, Coulter president. “We are honored to serve as SLA’s partner as they move into an association management model, and believe our unified staff team will enable SLA to achieve the goals set out by the board and deliver results that will drive both relevance and sustainability.”
Coulter increases the market relevance, brand power and economic capacity of socially-principled, high-potential nonprofit organizations. Coulter provides association management services with comprehensive headquarters solutions and project-based outsourcing for trade, professional and cause-based associations and foundations. Coulter’s nonprofit events division produces conventions, conferences, trade shows and live awards programs, from concept through execution. Coulter’s consultative unit delivers solutions which enhance nonprofit capacity and brand. Coulter is Charter Accredited by the Association Management Company Institute. Coulter is division of the Coulter Companies, a professional services firm recognized by the American Business Ethics Awards as one of the top companies in the United States. For additional information on Coulter, visit http://www.wearecoulter.com.
MCI is the world’s largest provider of strategic engagement and activation solutions and has been a key driver of innovation in the meetings, events, association and congress industries since 1987. Through creative live experiences and digitization, globalization, brand enhancement and content strategies, MCI helps multinational companies and international associations enhance organizational performance, grow globally, energize communities and drive business results. An independent, privately held company with headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland, MCI’s now 1,800 professionals in 60 cities and 31 countries help clients across Europe, the Americas, Asia-Pacific, India, the Middle East and Africa unlock their potential and deliver real change. Find out more at http://www.mci-group.com.