Coming in 2019: A valuable new resource for association executives

Ottawa is home to hundreds of regional and national associations. Together, these non-profits form a vital part of the local economy, facing unique challenges and the opportunity to positively impact stakeholders.

Introducing OAX, the Ottawa Association Exchange. This is a valuable new multimedia resource that aims to provide association executives with the latest information on best practices and comparative data.

OAX will begin with an in-depth survey of association executives, conducted by Abacus Data. The survey will explore the state of the association sector and the common challenges facing these organizations.

Armed with this data, OAX will assemble a broad range of professional service providers to provide real-world advice to set associations on a sustainable path.

Take the survey now to make your voice heard!

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How do your peers and competitors approach common business problems? This question can be vital to informing the operational decisions of not-for-profit organizations.

The Association Management Practice Survey is an annual benchmarking of associations in the National Capital Region that aims to collect data on operational issues including financial management, board relations membership engagement, communications and events, public and government relations, human resources, office management and risk.