SOLUTiONS

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Bostrom Profile: Melissa Lindow

Bostrom Profile: Melissa Lindow by Bostrom | Apr 16, 2019 | SOLUTIONS INTERESTS • Live Performance • Travel • Scuba Diving • Chicago Sports • Trying new restaurants FAVORITE PLACES IN CHICAGO • The Lakefront • Theatre District • Movies in the Park • Lakeview Melissa...

AI for Associations…is it time?

By Jeanne Sheehy, Chief Marketing Officer, jsheehy@bostrom.com Right off the bat let’s get the terminology down: Artificial Intelligence – A branch of computer science dealing with the simulation of intelligent behavior in computers. The capability of...

Connecting Culture To Brand

By Ken Monroe, Chairman & CEO, kmonroe@bostrom.com In Bostrom’s Fall 2018 SOLUTiONS issue, I addressed corporate culture as a fundamental element in organizational success.  Although culture can be challenging to precisely define and measure, it is essential that...

Bostrom Announces Volunteer Staff Roles

Bostrom is pleased to recognize multiple team members who have recently accepted volunteer positions within several leading association organizations. Driven by a deep desire to provide staff with opportunities for continuing education, growth and advancement, Bostrom...

Bostrom Announces Expanded Meeting Department

Bostrom is pleased to announce recent promotions, certifications and additions to the expanding Meetings & Expo team. Julie Elfand, CMP, has been promoted to Senior Director of Meetings & Expositions. Julie has been with Bostrom for almost 23 years working...

Bostrom Trifecta: 3 Legends Who Shaped Holiday Showcase

Bob Becker. Marta Hayden. Dave Hinton. Three legends in the Association Management community whose passion, dedication and legacy to our industry will forever grace the conference rooms, workspaces and halls of Bostrom. We count ourselves exceptionally lucky to have...

Bostrom’s Got A Brand New Brand!

I’m excited to announce the next chapter of growth for our company with our new brand. While we have a new look and feel, we will continue to have the same team and commitment to you, in providing superior management and outsourcing services as we have since our...

Bostrom Profile: Kristina Wolford

Kristi joined the Bostrom team as a Program Manager in January 2016. She works with the International Biometric Society (IBS) and the National Association of Long Term Care Administrator Boards (NAB). Her primary responsibility is client satisfaction and retention...

Collaboration a Top Meeting Planning Trend for 2018

By Mark Cooper, CEO, IACC* (*IACC is one of Bostrom’s outsourcing clients) IACC recently released a report on its 2018 “Meeting Room of the FutureTM” study, highlighting how global venue operators, industry experts, and suppliers are responding to the changing needs...