|Bobrow Associates, Inc. brings together a network of talented individuals to ensure its clients receive the highest quality of service. Each team member is hand-selected to match his or her experience and success with the client's needs.|
|Bobrow Associates, Inc. is recognized as the premier association and meetings management company for its innovation, expertise, and exemplary client service.|
|Bobrow Associates, Inc. provides excellence in association and meeting management services that fosters dynamic growth and success of client associations and their volunteer leadership. Fulfillment of client mission and vision is our measure of success.|
|Bobrow Associates, Inc. believes that professional trade associations, other not-for-profit organizations, and for-profit companies and organizations achieve a greater measure of success when staffed by exceptionally talented and experienced individuals. Unfortunately, budget constraints often restrict the ability of an organization to hire such persons on a full-time basis and thus realize its maximum potential. We provide strategic outsourcing services for its clients' sustained growth and profitability. |
Bobrow Associates, Inc. services are modeled after industry best practices and transformed into 'next' practices to ensure services are performed with the highest level of integrity, using all ethical and legal means to assist our clients in attaining their goals, missions, and visions.
|Bobrow Associates' values form the foundation of our organization’s commitment to our clients. |
- We deliver to our clients the highest quality of professional services
- We accept only projects for which we are qualified and refuse those beyond our competency
- We keep proprietary and confidential information confidential
- We avoid all conflict of interest situations
- We achieve success when our clients’ expectations are exceeded
- We accept new clients only up to our ability to manage their businesses
- We approach the conduct of our clients’ business with the highest level of integrity and accountability
- We treat our clients’ members/customers with respect and respond promptly to their needs.
- We avoid working with competing clients at the same time.
|MaryAnne Bobrow is a Certified Association Executive, a Certified Meeting Professional, holds a Certification in Meetings Management, and is a Certified Hospitality Educator. She has been in the association management and meetings industry for more than twenty years. She founded Bobrow Associates in 2003, after having served as dedicated staff (Executive Director) for various associations. In addition to association management, she has organized board and annual meetings, conferences, trade shows and a variety of other events. She is also experienced in managing corporate events. She is an active member of the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE), the AMC Institute, California Society of Association Executives (CalSAE), Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA), International Association for Exhibition Management, and Meeting Professionals International (MPI), serving from time-to-time in various leadership roles.. She has taught a variety of classes in Golden Gate University's distance learning program, including convention and meetings management, introduction to meetings management, exposition management, special event management and worldwide tourism. She now teaches in California State University Sacramento's Meeting Planner Certificate Program (Risk Management and Budget and Finance for Meeting Planners), and taught for ten years in the University of Las Vegas' distance learning program (Trade Show Operations. She was honored in 2011 as Meeting Professionals International Member of the Year (RISE Award), named CalSAE's Association Executive of the Year in 2004-2005, and MPI Sacramento Sierra Nevada's Planner of the Year in 2005-2006. |
|MaryAnne Bobrow maintains active membership in the following organizations:|
|Overseeing Bobrow Associates' finance and operations falls to Bob Bobrow, our company's Secretary-Treasurer. He holds both a Bachelors and a Masters Degree in Business Administration from Golden Gate University of San Francisco. Bob brings to our organization years of managerial experience and practical business savvy. |
Bobrow Associates also works with a network of industry professionals, specializing in virtually all aspects of the association and meetings industries, including association management, membership recruitment and retention, database, meetings and events, trade show, and web content management, exhibit sales and sponsorship, marketing and communications.
Each team member, whether our staff or outsourced, is hand-selected to meet the client's expectations, wants and needs and is under the management and direction of Bobrow Associates to ensure client satisfaction.
Bobrow staffs its offices to meet its clients needs. When necessary and advisable, Bobrow Associates will use "just in time" leased staff in order to fulfill client's needs.
These strategies enable Bobrow Associates to provide services to clients on a cost-effective basis. Bobrow Associates does not receive fees or commissions for putting together its teams of experts, thus providing cost savings' advantages for its clients as well.