Principals Mark Bergethon, Andy Coe, and Dave Popen are looking forward to attending this year’s annual conference! We will once again be exhibiting, so you can stop by Booth #34 at any time to learn more about our recent fundraising efforts for chamber clients across the country. Additionally, you’ll be able to find us at several events within the economic development programming track acting in our role as advisors to the Economic & Community Development Division members.
Exhibit HallĀ 
Mark, Andy, and Dave will all be taking turns at Booth #34, so feel free to stop by anytime to learn more about our services and how we can help your organization reach its funding goals. You can also reach out to us directly at to set up a one-on-one consultation in advance.
When you stop by our booth, be sure to take advantage of our free phone charging station. You can also drop your card for a chance to win a free copy of the book Asking Rights: Why Some Nonprofits Get Funded (and some don’t).
Conference Sessions & Events
Monday, July 17th | 10-11:15 am | From Strategy to Action: Lessons in Economic Development
Principal Mark Bergethon will be introducing this session, which will “explore how to transform your strategic planning process into real and consistent action.” Panelist Tara Barney, President and CEO of the Quad Cities Chamber of Commerce, is also one of our newest clients. We look forward to having this opportunity to support her and her fellow panelists!
Wednesday, July 10th | 8-9 am | Economic Development Division Meeting
Principal Andy Coe looks forward to joining the members of our special interest division to discuss current issues and best practices. In addition to providing a brief introduction, Andy will be able to provide key insights on investors’ responses to various economic initiatives pursued by our clients across the country.