Benefits of TNSAE Membership

Professional Development & Networking

TNSAE offers opportunities throughout the year for you to participate in webinars, networking and continuing education sessions. These programs are a wonderful way to network, engage with your colleagues, share ideas and resources for your own professional growth as well as your association.

Industry Surveys and Resources

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TNSAE This Week: Members receive a subscription to the weekly TNSAE newsletter. It contains industry articles, and informative advertising.

TNSAE’s Membership Directory: TNSAE’s Membership Directory is published annually and lists members by category. Information about members in each membership category is cross-referenced in a variety of ways designed to help you easily locate your colleagues. The Membership Directory is an excellent resource for keeping up with who is where and doing what, and for locating the professional services and products you need. The directory contains listings of TNSAE’s volunteer leadership and staff. It also contains TNSAE’s Bylaws.

TNSAECONNECT: This publication, published by Innovative Publishing, is distributed three times a year to TNSAE members.

Awards of Excellence Program

TNSAE’s annual awards program recognizes the leading association executive and association member each year, as well as honoring the best of the best in association programs and services. This annual event is a wonderful way to showcase all of the incredible work associations are doing across the state. Join us each January as we celebrate associations and association professionals from across our state!

Career Center

Are you looking to hire a new team member? Are you looking for a new position? Be sure to check out the TNSAE Career Center on the TNSAE website. On this site, you can post an open position just throughout our state or post it nationally, and you can also post your resume.

Reference Library

Located at the TNSAE Office, the reference library contains books and other materials on a wide variety of topics important to association executives. Want to start an association, better manage your association’s finances, explore legal issues related to associations or plan a membership campaign? That information and more is at your fingertips in our reference materials.

Government Affairs

TNSAE monitors state and federal legislation that affects the management and operations of associations in general.

Exhibit Opportunities for Associate (Supplier) Members

Meet meeting planners one-on-one at the annual TNSAE Tradeshow. As a TNSAE member, you have the opportunity to register as an exhibitor at the member rate. This one-day program connects meeting planners and association executives with suppliers from across the southeast. Exhibitors include hotels, convention centers, convention & visitors bureaus, marketing & printing companies, tech companies and more!

Associate members must register as an exhibitor in order to attend the tradeshow.