Associations/Nonprofit Organizations


  • American Industrial Hygiene Association
  • American Machine Tool Distributors Association
  • ARMA International
  • Business Technology Association
  • Meeting Planners International (Indiana Chapter)
  • Michigan Beer & Wine Wholesalers Association
  • National Association of Manufacturers
  • National Association of Manufacturers Council of Manufacturing Associations
  • National Computer Graphics Association
  • National Small Business United
  • Nonferrous Founders Association
  • Professional Convention Management Association
  • Textile Care Allied Trades Association
  • Textile Rental Services Association/Uniform and Textile Service Association


  • American Booksellers Association
  • American Public Communications Council
  • Counselors Academy, Public Relations Society of America
  • International Communications Industries Association
  • National Press Photographers Association
  • Professional Convention Management Association - Education Foundation
  • Public Relations Society of America
  • Public Relations Society of America - National Capital Chapter

Construction/Real Estate

  • American Institute of Architects
  • American Land Title Association
  • American Society of Interior Designers
  • Architectural Woodwork Institute
  • Building Owners and Managers Association
  • California Association of Community Managers
  • Construction Specifications Institute
  • Design Management Institute
  • Door and Hardware Institute
  • Illinois Chapter, American Society of Interior Designers
  • Industrial Development Research Council
  • Manufactured Housing Institute
  • NACORE International (now CoreNet Global)
  • NAIOP - The Association for Commercial Real Estate
  • National Affordable Housing Management Association
  • National Association of Realtors
  • National Council of Architectural Registration Boards
  • National Kitchen and Bath Association
  • National Precast Concrete Association
  • World Floor Covering Association


  • American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences
  • American Mathematical Society
  • Association for Career and Technical Education
  • Association of Governing Boards of Colleges and Universities
  • California Association of School Admninistrators
  • California State University at Fullerton, Department of Nursing
  • College Placement Council
  • National Association of College and University Business Officers
  • National Association of Independent Schools
  • National Association of School Administrators
  • National Association of Secondary School Principals
  • National Council of Teachers of Mathematics
  • National Staff Development Council
  • Nevada Association of School Administrators
  • Polytechnic High School, Woodside, DE


  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers
  • ISA -- The Instrumentation, Systems and Automation Society


  • American Council of Life Insurance
  • American Insurance Association
  • Association of Practicing Certified Public Accountants
  • Committee on Investment of Employee Benefit Assets
  • Connecticut Society of Certified Professional Accountants
  • Consumer Bankers Association
  • Consumer Insurance Interest Group
  • Employers Council on Flexible Compensation
  • Financial Executives Institute
  • Indiana Association of Professional Insurance Agents
  • Institute of Internal Auditors
  • Maryland Association of Certified Public Accountants
  • Million Dollar Round Table
  • Mortgage Bankers Association of America
  • National Association of Professional Insurance Agents


  • American School Food Service Association
  • American Soybean Association
  • Food Marketing Institute
  • National Confectioners Association/Chocolate Manufacturers Association
  • Restaurant Association of Metropolitan Washington
  • Retailer's Bakery Association


  • Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy
  • Academy of Osseointegration
  • Academy of Osseointegration Foundation
  • American Academy of Audiology
  • American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • American Academy of Periodontology
  • American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists
  • American Association on Mental Retardation
  • American College of Prosthodontics
  • American College of Osteopathic Surgeons
  • American Council of Independent Laboratories
  • American Dental Association
  • American Diabetes Association
  • American Epilepsy Society
  • American Group Psychotherapy Association
  • American Health Information Management Association
  • American Health Quality Association
  • American Mental Health Counselors Association
  • American Orthotic and Prosthetic Association
  • American Pharmaceutical Association
  • American Society for Blood and Bone Marrow Transplantation
  • American Society for Cytopathology
  • American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition
  • American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • American Society of Dentist Anesthesiologists
  • American Society of Dentist Anesthesiologists
  • American Society of Interventional and Therapeutic Neuroradiology
  • American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • American Society of Transplant Surgeons
  • American Society of Transplantation
  • Association for Advancement of Medical Instrumentation
  • Association for Healthcare Philanthropy
  • Association for Vascular Access
  • Association of Kansas Hospices
  • Association of Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology
  • Children's Hospital National Medical Center
  • Connecticut State Dental Association
  • Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy
  • Florida Dental Association
  • Healthcare Association of Michigan
  • Healthcare Distribution Management Association (formerly National Wholesale Druggists' Association)
  • Illinois Podiatric Medical Association
  • International Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • International Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • International Conference on Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery
  • International Society for Pharmacoepidemiology
  • Lupus Foundation of America
  • Maryland State Dental Association
  • Michigan Dental Association
  • Mississippi Dental Association
  • National Hospice Organization
  • National Museum of Dentistry
  • North Carolina Dental Society
  • Northern Virginia Dental Society
  • Paralyzed Veterans of America/Paralysis Society of America
  • Pennsylvania Dental Association
  • Sarnoff Foundation for Cardiovascular Research
  • Virginia Dental Association
  • Vision Council of America


  • Anadrini-Fruit and Vegetable Association of Kosovo
  • Kosovo Association of Milk Processors
  • Kosovo Association of Milk Producers
  • Kosovo Association of Wood Processors
  • Poultry Producers Association of Kosovo
  • Road Contractors Association of Kosovo


  • American Bar Association
  • Association of Trial Lawyers of America
  • National Court Reporters Association
  • Product Liability Advisory Council
  • State Justice Institute


  • Air Force Association
  • Association for Counterterrorism
  • Reserve Officers Association


  • American Gas Association
  • National Association of State Foresters
  • National Ground Water Association
  • National Propane Gas Association
  • Petroleum Marketing Association
  • Society of American Foresters
  • Water Environment Federation

Social Services/Policy

  • American Association for Counseling and Development
  • American Association of Retired Persons
  • California Special Districts Association
  • Council on Foundations
  • Family Stress Services
  • Maryland Committee to Repeal Blue Laws
  • National Association of Counties
  • Ronald McDonald House Charities of Southern California
  • Ronald McDonald House of Loma Linda, California
  • Ronald McDonald House of Los Angeles
  • Ronald McDonald House of Orange County, California
  • Volunteers of America


  • Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association
  • American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials
  • American Automobile Association
  • American Society of Travel Agents
  • American Traffic Safety Services Association
  • Association of Pedestrian and Bicycle Professionals
  • International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions
  • National Business Travel Association
  • National School Transportation Association
  • Railway Engineering-Maintenance Suppliers Association
  • Recreation Vehicle Industry Association
  • Ski Industries of America
  • Specialized Carriers & Rigging Association
  • Taxicab, Limousine and Paratransit Association

Private Industry

  • Baja Bud's del Norte
  • BJ Peterson Interior Design
  • Chemonics International
  • Color Me Beautiful
  • Composition Systems, Inc.
  • Control Data Corporation
  • CVS/Peoples Drug Stores
  • Fujitsu Corporation of America
  • George Washington University
  • Lisa Whited Planning & Design
  • MCI Communications Corporation
  • Mobil Oil
  • Ramada Inns
  • Unique Venues
  • Wisconsin Power & Light


  • Department of Commerce
  • Department of the Treasury
  • District of Columbia Public Schools
  • Fairfax County (Va.) Consumer Protection Commission
  • Food and Drug Administration, Office of Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Mayor's Economic Development Committee (D.C.)
  • National Institute of Alcoholism and Alcohol Abuse
  • National Institute on Drug Abuse
  • The White House
  • United States Agency for International Development
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