Dallas Fort Worth Association Executives
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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

July 19, 2017
July Lunch & Learn

Strategic Alignment plus Annual DFWAE Awards Luncheon
Presenters: TBA

Drawing from the DFWAE Board Planning Retreat in June, DFWAE President Marilyn Ellis will present an update on the organization's strategic alignment and the future of the Dallas Fort Worth Associaion Executives.

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September 20, 2017
September Lunch & Learn

Employment Law
Presenters: TBD

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