Coulter Welcomes New Client Special Libraries Association(McLean, VA, February 11, 2016) – Coulter, the award-winning association management company, is proud to announce the Special Libraries Association (SLA) as its newest full-service client. SLA serves more than 6,000 members in 60 countries in the information profession, including corporate, academic and government information specialists.
“The SLA Board of Directors approved the Road Map to SLA’s future last year, and we are excited to partner with Coulter to implement this ambitious strategic plan,” noted Tom Rink, SLA president. “We look forward to working with Coulter to create new opportunities for special librarians to learn, mentor, collaborate, and lead.”
SLA is a nonprofit international organization for innovative information professionals and their strategic partners. SLA serves information professionals in a range of working environments, including business, academia and government agencies. In its provision of full-service association management to SLA as of March 1, Coulter will provide guidance through strategic planning and analysis, resource development and fundraising, and communications and public relations, while serving as the association’s comprehensive headquarters management and operations team.
“Coulter’s demonstrated success in fueling nonprofit organizational brand, visibility, and overall resources will help strengthen SLA and enhance its member benefits and services,” said Erin M. Fuller, FASAE, CAE, Coulter president. “We are honored to serve as SLA’s partner as they move into an association management model, and believe our unified staff team will enable SLA to achieve the goals set out by the board and deliver results that will drive both relevance and sustainability.”