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Talking Tech for Associations

About this event

The strategic use of tech empowers associations to increase in productivity and operational efficiency. As technology plays a crucial role in the success of every organization, our industry experts will discuss the trends, initiatives, and must-haves to help your association move forward in a digital era. Join us!

Meet the panelists

Neeraj Garg, Aplusify

Neeraj Garg is the Chief Operating Officer at Aplusify. For 20 years, he has worked alongside a multitalented team to help associations and nonprofits drive digital transformation within their organization, enabling them to be more innovative, agile, and donor/member-centric. As Aplusify’s COO, he leads an internal task force that shares lessons learned, best practices, and practical applications that specifically relate to associations and nonprofits.

Melinda Starkweather, Starkweather Association Services

Melinda Starkweather is the Founder of Starkweather Association Services. She has extensive background in communications and information technology and has served on state and US congressional campaigns. She developed Starkweather’s Cirrus Change Readiness toolset and protocol. She focuses on creating organizations that thrive in change. Melinda has been certified in change management since 2010, and coordinates the change management initiative.

Thomas McClintock, Empowered Margins, Inc.

Thomas McClintock is the Senior Client Services Manager at Empowered Margins, Inc. He uses his 30 years of martech, communication and business development expertise to take digital marketing and automation to new heights. Tom founded and ran several firms including three marketing agencies, a venture-backed content aggregator and an international trading house. Tom knows how to use the right data to find the right audience at the right time. He particularly enjoys crafting targeted messages for fast-growth tech companies like Empowered Margins because of their vision and ability to elevate and transform whole industries. When not marketing, you can often find Tom with his wife and son in Colorado Springs, Colorado where they divide their off hours between movies, sci-fi, games, the outdoors and volunteer work for at-risk youth.

What will be discussed?

  • Association tech trends to explore this year
  • Tech integration and how it helps your operational needs
  • Key considerations when evaluating your tech wish list
  • And more!

Who should attend?

While we firmly believe that anyone in the associations sector could benefit from learning the latest in tech beneficial for your organization, founding members, board of directors, committee members and staff, will find this panel the most pertinent.

Earn 20 Cause Coins Today!

When you register and join us live you will earn 20 Cause Coins which can be redeemed for discounts on software for mission-driven businesses and free consultations with industry experts! Learn more about Cause Coins and join NXUnite here.

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Hosted by

  • Guest speaker
    Neeraj Garg Chief Operating Officer @ Aplusify

  • Guest speaker
    Melinda Starkweather Founder @ Starkweather Association Services

  • Guest speaker
    Thomas McClintock Senior Client Services Manager @ Empowered Margins, Inc.

  • Team member
    Colleen Carroll Content Publishing Coordinator @ Nexus Marketing

  • Team member
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