Professional Affiliations

NCG team members hold professional membership in one or more of the following Associations:

American Society of Association Executives (ASAE)

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.

We believe associations have the power to transform society for the better. Our passion is to help association professionals achieve previously unimaginable levels of performance. We do this by nurturing a community of really smart, creative, and interesting people – our members.

Georgia Society of Association Executives (GSAE)

GSAE’s mission is to advance the profession of association management and to enhance the professionalism of association executives. Our focus is to create meaningful and diverse opportunities that allow members to connect with each other. GSAE is the best place for Georgia-based association professionals and suppliers to form meaningful connections with peers. GSAE is committed to professionalism, community, leadership and innovation. These values define who we are, what we stand for, and why we exist.

 Meeting Professionals International (MPI)

Meeting Professionals International, the premier global association community for meeting and event professionals, believes in the unequalled power of events and human connections to advance organizational objectives.

Georgia Chapter of Meeting Professionals International (GaMPI)

At GaMPI, our vision is to be the most highly regarded meeting industry association in the Southeast — in the eyes of planners, suppliers and the community at large, by providing innovative education, networking and professional development that increases the professional value for all involved.

Public Relations Society of America (PRSA)

The Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) is the world’s largest and foremost organization of public relations professionals. PRSA provides professional development, sets standards of excellence and upholds principles of ethics for its members and, more broadly, the multi-billion dollar global public relations profession. We also advocate for greater understanding and adoption of public relations services, and act as one of the industry’s leading voices on the important business and professional issues of our time.

Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA)

PCMA represents more than 6,000 meeting industry leaders from 17 chapters in the United States, Canada and Mexico. Members include planner and trade show/exhibit professionals, suppliers, faculty, students and Emeritus. PCMA’s vision is to be the leading organization for meeting and event professionals. PCMA’s mission is to deliver superior and innovative education and promote the value of professional convention management.

Cobb County Chamber of Commerce

As one of the most influential business advocacy organizations in Georgia, the Cobb Chamber is the only organization in Cobb County dedicated to bringing the community and its leaders together to create jobs and strengthen the economy and quality of life so businesses and the community can achieve more. The Chamber achieves this by creating jobs and driving economic development; strengthening the community and the region; growing member businesses and nurturing leadership; and connecting businesses, government and the community.

The Cobb Chamber’s mission is economic and community development, advocacy and world-class member services.