Ruth Abrahamson elected president of AMC Institute Canadian Chapter Board

March 26, 2021

TORONTO, ON – Base Consulting and Management Inc. today announced the election of Ruth Abrahamson, CEO as the incoming president of the AMC Institute (AMCI) Canadian Chapter 2021-2022 Board of Directors.

Ruth is a 30-year veteran of the association management world, with a long-time track record of participating in industry associations. A long-time AMCI member, Ruth was instrumental in the founding of the Canadian Chapter in 2016.

“I am thrilled to be working alongside so many of my talented industry colleagues to raise awareness of the association management model and maintain high professional standards in the industry,” said Ruth. “This is such an exciting time in association management, where we see our virtual, versatile models truly come into their own in this fast-changing on-line world.”

In addition to her new AMCI Canadian Chapter Board President role, Ruth serves on conference committees for the global AMCI organization and on the Advocacy Committee of JVS Toronto, where she is Past Chair. Ruth has lived and worked in Canada, the UK and France and speaks English, French, and German.

Founded in 1963, the AMC Institute (AMCI) is a non-profit trade organization focused on advancing professionalism and industry standards for association management companies. AMCI represents over 180 association management companies collectively providing full-service management and project support to over 2,700 associations with a total annual budget of more than $1.5 billion and 2.8 million members. Incorporated in 2016, AMC Institute Canadian Chapter represents association management companies across Canada.

Creating value for clients since 1988, Base Consulting and Management Inc. is one of Canada’s preeminent association management companies. The multi-lingual Base team offers a wealth of experience in board strategy and governance; association infrastructure, financial management; communications and digital event strategy; international event, convention and meeting planning.

For more information, contact:

Emma Roberts, Director, Strategic Services
Phone: (416) 494-1440, ext 222


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