Category: Inside Sentergroup

Daniel D. Garrett Earns Certified Association Executive Credential

Daniel D. Garrett Earns Certified Association Executive Credential

Sentergroup is proud to announce that our very own Daniel D. Garrett, Executive Director of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery, has earned the Certified Association Executive (CAE®) designation from the American Society for Association Executives. The CAE is the highest professional credential in the association industry. In his role as Executive Director of the […]

Association Assistance: Take the Stress out of Transitions

By Margaret Bengtson, Account Coordinator Life is full of transitions, those periods of time where we leave our comfort zone and are not quite yet settled into a “new normal.” I would know. I’m in the process of coming to grips with being a full-time empty-nester, now that my daughter has recently graduated college, nabbed […]

5 Takeaways on Transitioning to Remote Work

By Michelle Suarez, Account Manager for Meetings & Education Nearly one year ago, I transitioned from being in the office each day, to working remotely full-time. Prior to this transition, I read numerous articles about making the most of working outside of the physical office environment and have consistently found myself adjusting to this new […]

Office Olympics: To the Victor Go the Gift Cards

By Erin Berggren, CAE, Account Executive Who says this can’t be fun? “We’re all very different people. We’re not Watusi. We’re not Spartans.” So begins perhaps my all-time favorite motivational speech. Private John Winger, iconoclast, uses these words to galvanize a rag tag platoon of derelicts, vagabonds, and John Candy (Ox!) to overachieve in The […]

Two Sentergroup Employees Named Association Forum of Chicagoland and USAE Forty under 40® Award Winners

Sentergroup is proud to announce Jean O’Brien, Director of Marketing & Communications, and Rachel Walsh, CMP, Director of Meetings, as Forty Under 40® award winners by the Association Forum of Chicagoland and USAE weekly newspaper. The Forty Under 40 awards program, established in 2013, recognizes 40 up-and-coming association or nonprofit professionals who are under the […]

Sentergroup Knows the Value of Volunteers

By Michelle VanAlstyne, Account Coordinator — Sentergroup has long realized the importance of volunteers. Many of our clients are led by such people, individuals who chair committees, think strategically, make vital decisions, recruit new members, and mentor one another, all with the common goal of achieving their organization’s mission and all on their own time. […]