Rob Wenger, CEO of Higher Logic adds, “We could not be more proud of Lauren. She brings a new a level of professionalism, marketing savvy and creative genius with her work. We are so pleased that her talents are recognized by ASAE and the community."
Washington, DC (PRWEB) November 02, 2011
Higher Logic, the leading association private social media solution provider, is proud to announce Ms. Lauren A. Wolfe, Interactive Marketing & New Media Manager, as the 2011 recipient of The American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) “The Women Who Advance Excellence in Associations Award, Rising Star of the Year (Industry Partner).” Wolfe is proud to join five other association professionals who have set the standard of excellence in their professional lives though leadership, mentoring, and career advancement. The ASAE “In Honor of Women” celebration will be held today, November 2, 2011 at the Capitol Hilton in Washington, DC.
“I am truly humbled,” said Wolfe. “It is such an honor to be nominated, but to know I have so much wonderful support from my esteemed peers and mentors, is what makes it so special. I’m so honored to accept the ASAE Rising Star of the Year award. I plan to bring creativity, hard-work and passion for the industry and continue to advance the association community through new projects especially those involving new marketing media. I would also like to thank ASAE for providing the opportunity to participate in a wonderful program for and about women.”
The ASAE "In Honor of Women (IHOW)” program includes three education sessions, an award ceremony and luncheon. The IHOW program is highly anticipated by the association industry this year as it is the first year the program has expanded nationwide to recognize women for their contributions. The ASAE “Rising Star of the Year Award” recognizes a young professional in the association sphere who is truly ‘one to watch’ because of their contribution to the profession and promise of leadership in the future.
Lauren A.Wolfe is the Interactive Marketing and New Media Manager at Higher Logic. She is responsible for all things creative and marketing. She produces the Higher Logic Learning Series program – an innovative, CAE approved, social media best-practices webinar series hosted every month by the best and brightest minds in the association space. Wolfe is the Chair of the 2011-2012 ASAE Young Association Executive Committee, a founding member of the committee and has been an ASAE member for five years. She is a co-founder of the Young Association Professionals (YAP) organization and currently serves on the Brain Squad (board member). For YAP, Wolfe organizes networking events all over the United States that additionally raise funds for local charities, foundations or programs that need additional support. Wolfe graduated from Susquehanna University (PA) in 2006 and Parkland High School (Allentown, PA) in 2002.
ABOUT HIGHER LOGIC
Higher Logic provides innovative professional social networking and collaboration solutions for associations and non-profits seeking to attract new members and energize existing members. The Connected Community™ application suite empowers members to exchange ideas, share best practices and collaborate- anytime, anywhere. Higher Logic’s suite of products offer a new dimension of value to constituents, with Connected Community’s pre-built integration to leading association management systems and M² ™ - Mobile Membership™ smart phone app. Higher Logic delivers solutions so member-based organizations can increase their presence and attract a new generation of global members.
ASAE is a membership organization of more than 22,000 association executives and industry partners representing more than 11,000 organizations. Its members manage leading trade associations, individual membership societies and voluntary organizations across the United States and in nearly 50 countries around the world. With support of the ASAE Foundation, a separate nonprofit entity, ASAE is the premier source of learning, knowledge and future-oriented research for the association and nonprofit profession, and provides resources, education, ideas and advocacy to enhance the power and performance of the association and nonprofit community. For more information about ASAE, visit http://www.asaecenter.org.