Dallas Fort Worth Association Executives
CAE Approved


A-Day 2016

A-Day 2016
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Choosing Leadership

Choosing Leadership
Anyone can lead. Leaders are sometimes out front and sometimes in the back of the room. Leadership is best demonstrated when modeled, and DFWAE believes that leaders are leaders because they choose to be; they actively accumulate leadership skills. Read More . . .

June 30 Networking Mixer

June 30 Networking Mixer
Nickel and Rye, Uptown Dallas
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Marketing General Incorporated Multiview
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Dallas Convention and Visitors Bureau Sir Speedy Printing

DFWAE Leadership Briefings

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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

Vision: DFWAE is the #1 resource for relevant education, networking & career development for North Texas association professionals.

Mission: DFWAE serves the North Texas association community through relevant education and services, leadership & career development and the exchange of ideas.


Upcoming Events

September 21, 2016
September Lunch & Learn

CAE Discussion Groups
Presenters: Michele Packard-Milam, CAE, Executive Director, The Mended Hearts, Inc.

Please join us on Wednesday, September 21 for our next DFWAE Lunch and Learn, with registration and networking at 11:30 AM and luncheon beginning at 12:00 PM.  This luncheon will feature round-table discussions led by DFWAE leaders, and will cover the  major components, domains and resources of the CAE credential and exam.

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