Attendance was not off as much as officials had feared at the annual meeting of the American Society of Association Executives, which was held last week in Honolulu, August 22-26.
"Given the economy, we were worried that attendance would be half of the normal 6,000 or so," said outgoing ASAE chairmen Red Cavaney, CAE, at a press conference during the meeting. "Our latest figures show that we have 4,090 registrants, which exceeds our expectations. We’re thrilled."
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