New Green Meeting Association Fails to Live Up to Claims

The Association for Green Meetings & Events, which launched last spring and in July reported having 236 paying members and 501(c)(3) nonprofit status, has yet to provide most of its promised member benefits and has failed to incorporate under Georgia law or file an application for tax-exempt status, according to the Internal Revenue Service. Several of the principals have also resigned.

According to the Georgia secretary of state’s office, Canton, Ga.–based AGME reserved its name

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