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Association Forum Announces 3-Year Strategic Partnership with Dallas CVB

By Kat O'Connor posted 12-13-2016 18:20



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Association Forum Announces 3-Year Strategic Partnership with Dallas CVB

CHICAGO (Dec. 14, 2016)—Association Forum is pleased to announce it has signed a three-year strategic partnership agreement with Destination Cleveland.

Through the strategic partnership, Destination Cleveland will sponsor Association Forum’s Holiday Showcase Opening Reception, as well as serve as a Healthcare Association Session & Reception Partner. Designed in collaboration with Destination Cleveland, this program provides association professionals an experience focused on a relevant and timely topic impacting associations in the area of healthcare. Program logistics will be finalized through collective efforts by both parties.

The partnership will provide Destination Cleveland with expanded reach and prominence in the Chicago community, facilitating opportunities to align with members through customized programming and greater visibility, as well as a unique opportunity to engage with an audience focused on relevant and high-profile topics in healthcare.

"We are excited to strategically partner with Destination Cleveland and to explore new opportunities in the healthcare association arena," says Michelle Mason, FASAE, CAE, Association Forum's president and CEO. “We anticipate this partnership bringing great value to both organizations.” 

About Association Forum 
Association Forum’s mission is to "advance the professional practice of association management." Founded in 1916, Association Forum serves 47,000 association professionals whose efforts serve more than 37 million members and generate $22 billion in global annual expenditures. For more information, visit

About Destination Cleveland
Cleveland is Cuyahoga County’s convention and visitors’ bureau. It is a private nonprofit organization whose mission is to drive economic impact and stimulate community vitality for Greater Cleveland through leisure and business travel. Established in 1934, Destination Cleveland is a DMAI-accredited destination marketing organization with more than 700 partner businesses and a growing hospitality industry. For more information, visit

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