Connections - Summer 2017 - 5

Volume 15, Issue 3
Summer 2017
Georgia Society of
Association Executives
connections is published for:
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Chair:
Tara Morrison, CAE, CMP
Chair-Elect:
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Past Chair:
David Ellis, CAE
Treasurer:
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Board of Directors:
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Sarah J. Berke, CAE
Beth Chitnis, CAE
Carol Hall
John Harrison, CAE, CMP
Kristen Hartman, CAE
Tim Kline, CAE
Erik Lawser, CAE, AAMS
Lee Lemke, CAE
Tangela M. Monroe, MBA, CAE
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DEPARTMENTS

GSAE News & Events

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New Members 11
Meetings Thought Leadership 19
Index of Advertisers 30
Advertiser.com 30

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FEATURES

Living Legends:
Lori K. Spear, CAE,
Ragan Cohn, CAE,
Karl Kirsch, CAE 12
A Win/Win Week for
Restaurants and
Their Customers 16
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6 Ways to Get the Most Out
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Publisher:
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Standing Out Among the Clutter 22

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BY ERIN LATIMER MEADOWS

BY DAN CURRAN

GSAE Rock Stars Gather in
Macon for the 2017
Annual Meeting 24
Summer Luncheon 27
Destination spotlight: Savannah,

Jekyll Island & St. Simons Island 28
Choices: A Taste for
Online Groceries? 29
BY JOHN P. HARRISON, CAE, CMP

Index of Advertisers/
Advertiser.com 30
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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Connections - Summer 2017

GSAE News & Events
New Members
Living Legends: Lori K. Spear, CAE, Ragan Cohn, CAE, Karl Kirsch, CAE
A Win/Win Week for Restaurants and Their Customers
Meetings Thought Leadership
6 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Media Coverage
Standing Out Among the Clutter
GSAE Rock Stars Gather in Macon for the 2017 Annual Meeting
Summer Luncheon
Destination spotlight: Savannah, Jekyll Island & St. Simons Island
Choices: A Taste for Online Groceries?
Advertiser.com
Index of Advertisers
Index of Advertisers/ Advertiser.com
Connections - Summer 2017 - Intro
Connections - Summer 2017 - bellyband1
Connections - Summer 2017 - bellyband2
Connections - Summer 2017 - cover1
Connections - Summer 2017 - cover2
Connections - Summer 2017 - 3
Connections - Summer 2017 - 4
Connections - Summer 2017 - 5
Connections - Summer 2017 - GSAE News & Events
Connections - Summer 2017 - 7
Connections - Summer 2017 - 8
Connections - Summer 2017 - 9
Connections - Summer 2017 - 10
Connections - Summer 2017 - New Members
Connections - Summer 2017 - Living Legends: Lori K. Spear, CAE, Ragan Cohn, CAE, Karl Kirsch, CAE
Connections - Summer 2017 - 13
Connections - Summer 2017 - 14
Connections - Summer 2017 - 15
Connections - Summer 2017 - A Win/Win Week for Restaurants and Their Customers
Connections - Summer 2017 - 17
Connections - Summer 2017 - 18
Connections - Summer 2017 - Meetings Thought Leadership
Connections - Summer 2017 - 6 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Media Coverage
Connections - Summer 2017 - 21
Connections - Summer 2017 - Standing Out Among the Clutter
Connections - Summer 2017 - 23
Connections - Summer 2017 - GSAE Rock Stars Gather in Macon for the 2017 Annual Meeting
Connections - Summer 2017 - 25
Connections - Summer 2017 - 26
Connections - Summer 2017 - Summer Luncheon
Connections - Summer 2017 - Destination spotlight: Savannah, Jekyll Island & St. Simons Island
Connections - Summer 2017 - Choices: A Taste for Online Groceries?
Connections - Summer 2017 - Index of Advertisers/ Advertiser.com
Connections - Summer 2017 - cover3
Connections - Summer 2017 - cover4
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