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Joe Thompson

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As founder and principal of Thompson Management Associates, LLC (TMA), Joe Thompson brings nearly 40 years of experience in executive leadership and association management to the firm.

Prior to forming TMA in 1993, he served as Vice President for Program Development for a multiple management company providing services to trade associations and professional societies nationwide. Before that, he served as Senior Vice President for Research and Program Development for one of the nationís oldest and most-respected philanthropic organizations, and as Executive Director for several not-for-profit associations.

Joe has extensive experience in managing a variety of association functions, including membership development, marketing, financial development, community relations, program design and implementation, leadership training, conference and convention management, and volunteer relations. As a strategic planning consultant, he guides association leaders to help turn their vision, commitment, and energy into results-oriented action.


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As founder and principal of Thompson Management Associates, LLC (TMA), Joe Thompson brings nearly 40 years of experience in executive leadership and association management to the firm.

Prior to forming TMA in 1993, he served as Vice President for Program Development for a multiple management company providing services to trade associations and professional societies nationwide. Before that, he served as Senior Vice President for Research and Program Development for one of the nation’s oldest and most-respected philanthropic organizations, and as Executive Director for several not-for-profit associations.

Joe has extensive experience in managing a variety of association functions, including membership development, marketing, financial development, community relations, program design and implementation, leadership training, conference and convention management, and volunteer relations. As a strategic planning consultant, he guides association leaders to help turn their vision, commitment, and energy into results-oriented action.
 

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