Dallas Fort Worth Association Executives


Derby Day 2014

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The Dallas Fort Worth Association Executives is an organization dedicated to professional development for CEOs of Assocations and their vast staff of professionals. We offer excellence in education which enables Association Professionals to share this living knowledge with their organizations providing them the tools to be successful, sustainable, and profitable.

DFWAE provides valuable networking opportunities amongst CEOs, Association Staff, Professional Meeting Planners, Hotel Professionals, Convention and Visitors Bureaus and those companies who service Associations, Non Profits, and Professional Societies. In essence, we are Leaders developing Leaders; we learn to lead and share what we have learned.

DFWAE Mission and Vision

The mission of DFWAE is to learn, lead, and share in the association community. DFWAE serves the association community by promoting professionalism, encouraging leadership development and facilitating the exchange of ideas and information through quality programs and services.


Upcoming Events

April 29, 2014
Derby Day Mixer

Join us for horse racing, mint juleps, bourbon pecan pie, big hats, horsing around, jockeying back-n-forth, and top secret paddock talk. Daily racing forms will be available. Secret judges will award a special prize for the best overall hat!

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