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WSAE Awards Call for Nominations

We encourage you to nominate the star(s) you've encountered through WSAE. Recipients will be celebrated at the WSAE Annual Convention, June 8-10, 2022 and appear in the summer issue of the Washington Executive.

Tuesday, March 29, 2022

Introducing our Partner Zone

Formerly known as the WSAE Buyers Guide, this name, the Partner Zone, better represents the spirit of which our trusted associate members work with association professionals. Re-discover this resource page and gain direct access to the services association professionals need most.

Wednesday, March 16, 2022

The ART of Marketing & Communications

Find out more about SEO and how to use key strategies for your organization to be able to rank higher in search engines - not just for Google but social media platforms as well. And with so much of our time spent these days searching other sites, having the right wording and links in your website content can be a huge benefit to your association. A better web presence can lead to increase membership.

Sunday, February 20, 2022

Need to Know Update from ESD

The Employment Security Department announced that on January 27 Governor Inslee signed a bill that delays parts of WA Cares implementation by 18 months. Most immediately, premium collection for WA Cares will not begin until July 2023. Newly updated information and guidance is available on the WA Cares website.

Sunday, February 20, 2022

It's Time to Reconnect and Save $$$ Early Bird Rates Available Through May 6!

A leadng source of insight and innovation, the WSAE Convention is also the largest gathering in the Pacific Northwest of subject-matter experts and professionals like you. Whether you are looking to reunite with a favorite colleague or forge new business partnerships, you will have plenty of opportunities at this year's gathering. A Special Invitation from Tulalip's Cheryl Dierich! No matter where your home base is located, while attending the WSAE 2022 Convention you will want to immerse yourself in a luxurious and memorable stay at the Tulalip Resort Casino. Discounted rates are available 3 days prior to and after the Convention, so take advantage of them and extend your stay!

Sunday, February 20, 2022

Help Inform Policymakers About the Association Community

American Associations Day, scheduled for March 31 - April 1, 2022, is an education and advocacy event to help inform policymakers and urge Congress to support the association community. ASAE's Fly In is open to any association professional, industry partner, or leadership volunteer that is passionate about association issues and wants to make a difference, as well as meet and network with fellow advocates from the across the country.

Saturday, February 19, 2022