Category Archives: Information Technology

‘Tis the Season… for Fraud?

By Scott Hall, Director IT Solutions, Association Management Group (AMG) and Chad Quinn, Social Media and Communications Director, Association Management Group (AMG)

This time of year is always full of so much joy. The holidays bring the anticipation of cooler weather and the potential for time off with family and friends. They also often bring end-of-the-year rushes at the office… and, unfortunately, often unscrupulous people who try and take advantage of the chaos and merriment.  » Read More

Website Integrity and Security

By Scott Hall, AMG Chief Technology Officer

Scott Hall

One of AMG’s top priorities is to ensure the security and continuity of our clients’ data. To that end, AMG has enacted policies governing the handling and accessing of our clients’ data; formed key partnerships with industry leaders to protect our clients’ digital assets, and to have our network tested on a quarterly basis to ensure that AMG is meeting PCI compliance standards.  » Read More

Higher Brand Awareness Through Enhanced SEO Techniques

By Denise Jackson, AMG Executive and Executive Director of the Section on Women’s Health of the APTA

In 2013, the Section on Women’s Health (SoWH) made the bold choice to rebrand and redesign their website, turning it into a more user-friendly, easily editable platform. Because the response from members was overwhelmingly positive, the Section was encouraged to delve even deeper into the internet realm, which we did by partnering with AMG’s search engine optimization expert, David Kaminga of Applied Tactics.  » Read More

So, You Need a New AMS?

by Michele F. Liston, CMP, AMG Account Executive and Deputy Executive Director, NICSA

Michele F. Liston, CMP

Selecting a new AMS system can be a daunting task – especially for small staff associations with limited resources and even more limited time! What information and documentation do you need to have in place before you start? How can you identify appropriate potential vendors? How do you decide between the seemingly hundreds of potential vendors?  » Read More

Data Integrity and Security at AMG

By Scott Hall, AMG Chief Technology Officer

Scott Hall

The integrity and security of a database is absolutely essential. Security means keeping client and AMG data safe. Integrity means keeping data accurate, consistent and valid. AMG has made it a top priority to ensure the security and continuity of client data. To that end, AMG has enacted policies governing the handling and accessing of client data; formed key partnerships with industry leaders to protect every client’s digital assets, and has its network tested on a quarterly basis to ensure that AMG is meeting PCI compliance standards.  » Read More