Association Laboratory Experience


Association Laboratory Inc. has worked with some of the nation’s leading trade and professional associations.

This extensive background allows us to provide unique insight into the needs, challenges and opportunities of our clients. Our consultants use our knowledge of multiple industries, professions situations to develop substantive, creative recommendations to your unique challenges.

The following is a brief sample of our professional experience in association management.

Industries Served:

Healthcare providers
Healthcare management
  Financial services
Professional services
Human resources
Business services
Association management
Convention management

Associations Served:

The following is a sample of the many associations served by Association Laboratory Inc.

Accreditation Association of Ambulatory Health Care
American Academy of Pediatrics
American Association of Anatomists
American Association of Occupational Health Nurses
American Bar Association
American Camping Association
American Council of Teachers of Russian
American Dietetic Association
American Floral Industry Association
American Institute of Architects
American Osteopathic Association
American Society of Association Executives
American Society for Clinical Pathology
American Society for Dermatologic Surgeons
American Society of Safety Engineers
Association Forum of Chicagoland
Canadian Golf Superintendents Association
Commercial Law League of America
Council on Accreditation of Law Enforcement Agencies
Council on State Taxation
Consumer Credit Insurance Association
Drug Information Association
Emergency Nurses Association
Electronic Transactions Association
Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy
Financial Managers Society
Food and Drug Law Institute
Healthcare Information Management Systems Society
Human Resources Management Association of Chicago
Illinois Association of Nurse Anesthetists
Illinois Association of Landscape Contractors
Illinois Society of Professional Engineers
Institute of Food Technologists
International Association of Conference Centers
International Midas Dealers Association
Mailing Service & Fulfillment Association
Materials Handling Equipment Distributors Association
National Association of College and University Food Services
National Association for Pupil Transportation
National Commission on Correctional Healthcare
National Food Products Association
National Oak Flooring Manufacturers Association
Organic Trade Association
Portland Cement Association
Professional Convention Management Association
Reliability Society
Roller Skating Association International
Spring Manufacturers Institute
Society for Solid-State Circuits
Society for Tribology and Lubrication Engineers
The Association for Work Process Improvement

Association Laboratory Inc. achieves its unique level of service by applying some important features to the needs of associations.

Association specialization

Association Laboratory Inc. works exclusively with associations. We understand the unique dynamic between your volunteer leadership and members. We respect your unique role and use this knowledge to develop more useful, effective services.

Business strategy experience

Association Laboratory Inc. staff has successfully developed organizational, marketing, and product strategy for both association and for-profit enterprises. Our experience includes start-up, rapidly growing and mature businesses. This experience helps us develop recommendations that can be implemented with your existing staff and financial capabilities.

Full service research and management consulting experience

Association Laboratory Inc. is a full service association research and consulting firm. Our experience with the research, development and execution of association strategic and business plans gives us the insight necessary to craft solutions that meet your specific needs and resource constraints and maximizes the usefulness and value of our services to your association.

Program execution experience

Association Laboratory Inc. staff includes seasoned association executives. They have been responsible for nearly every aspect of association management including executive management, government affairs, conventions/meetings, membership marketing, professional development and industry promotion. Their experience includes advertising, publicity, direct marketing and online media.

Strict confidentiality

Association Laboratory Inc. maintains strict confidentiality of your association’s activities. Business plans, strategies, materials, and methodologies are not publicly released so that the work you pay for remains proprietary.


While we develop services to specifically meet your needs, we understand there are many ways to skin a cat and that, often times, changes in the situation dictate changes in the delivery of the final project. You will not be “nickel and dimed” for every additional conference call, survey question or table.

High levels of client communication

We establish clear rules of engagement from the beginning so you understand the nature of our services and have the opportunity to provide input and guidance throughout the project.