SOURCE: ASAE & The Center for Association Leadership

April 16, 2009 08:47 ET

Media Alert -- Largest One-Day Hospitality Show in the Meetings Industry, Today in Washington, DC

WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwire - April 16, 2009) -

WHAT: 2009 Springtime Expo

WHEN: April 16, 2009

WHERE: Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington, DC

For the 33rd year in a row, thousands of attendees will gather at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in downtown Washington, DC for the largest one-day hospitality show in the meetings industry. The 2009 Springtime™ Expo reinforces the value of meetings for the association community and is a long-standing testimony of the benefit of association meetings to the U.S. economy.

Press briefing and coffee with ASAE & The Center President and CEO John H. Graham IV, CAE will take place on Thursday, April 16 at 1:00 p.m. John will discuss the state of the association community in the current economy and outline the direction for ASAE & The Center for the remainder of the year.

For more information, contact Jakub M. Konysz, public relations manager at 202-626-2831. For more information about the 2009 Springtime™ Expo, visit

About ASAE & The Center for Association Leadership

ASAE & The Center for Association Leadership are two organizations linked together by a common belief and passion. The American Society of Association Executives is a membership organization of more than 22,000 association executives and industry partners representing more than 11,000 organizations. Its members manage leading trade associations, individual membership societies and voluntary organizations across the United States and in 50 countries around the world. The Center for Association Leadership is the premier provider of learning, knowledge and future-oriented research for the association profession. Together, ASAE & The Center for Association Leadership provide resources, education, ideas and advocacy to enhance the power and performance of the association community. For more information about ASAE & The Center, please visit

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Jakub M. Konysz