ACI and MemberClicks Launch Partnership to Provide More Tangible Value to Association Members
Agreement provides an innovative tool for association member retention
Reston, VA—August 27, 2013—MemberClicks has partnered with Affinity Center International (ACI) to bring their association customers turnkey loyalty programs for member retention and new revenue sources.
The partnership marries ACI's product innovation, AchieveLinks®, with MemberClicks’ reputation for quality and service in the industry. Through AchieveLinks, current and future MemberClicks association customers are offered a full suite of member loyalty benefits at no additional charge.
Growth Of Name Brand Places to Earn Links® Reward Points Continues
Growth Of Name Brand Places to Earn Links® Reward Points Continues
AchieveLinks adds new business-related and personal shopping merchants to program
Reston, VA—June 24, 2013— AchieveLinks® users now have more brands with which to earn Links® Reward Points. The AchieveLinks program has added several well-known merchants to its program.
Associations Will Learn a New Approach for Creating Member Value
Affinity Center International to present how rewards are an effective way to increase member loyalty at ASAE Annual
Reston, VA—June 11, 2013— Associations will learn how rewards programs can help better deliver association messages, increase engagement, and strengthen member loyalty at the ASAE Annual Meeting.
ACI’s New Champion of Merchant Partners Will Bring More Earning Power to Association Members
Angela Prather joins Affinity Center International’s team to bring more merchant partners to AchieveLinks® business rewards program
Reston, VA—April 12, 2013— Angela Prather has been hired by Affinity Center International (ACI) as Champion of Merchant Partners.
Carolyn Valliere is ACI's New Champion of Promotions & MarketingFormer association marketing manager joins Affinity Center International
Reston, VA—January 23, 2013— Former association marketing manager Carolyn Valliere has joined Affinity Center International (ACI) as champion of promotions & marketing.
Associations Can Use Neuroscience to Increase Member Loyalty
Affinity Center International to present on neuroscience, member engagement and retention at Holiday
Reston, VA—December 3, 2012—Holiday Showcase attendees can learn how neuroscience research can be applied to their association to improve membership retention and engagement strategies.
AchieveLinks® Now Available to Meridian One Associations
Affinity Center International and Meridian One join forces to offer a new benefit to association members
Reston, VA—August 13, 2012—Meridian One’s associations can offer a new benefit to their members, thanks to an agreement with Affinity Center International (ACI), the creator of the AchieveLinks rewards program.
45 Small Staff Association Executives Earn Scholarships to ASAE Annual Meeting
Affinity Center International provides scholarships; hosts small staff association events at ASAE
Reston, VA—July 30, 2012—Forty five small staff association executives are coming to the 2012 ASAE Annual Meeting & Exposition August 11th-14th,on scholarship. The scholarships are a result of Affinity Center International’s (ACI), producer of AchieveLinks, corporate partnership with ASAE that focuses on small staff association support. The member assist program provides scholarships for small staff association C-level executives to attend ASAE’s signature event.
Hundreds of Merchant Partners are Added to AchieveLinks Program as Improved Member Portal is Launched
Client feedback inspired new AchieveLinks website
Reston, VA—July 26, 2012—Today, AchieveLinks rewards program users have more than 800 merchants with whom they can earn LinksSM Reward Points and an improved member portal that caters to their business and personal buying needs and reward desires.
ACI Leads Discussion of Neuroscience and Member Loyalty at ASAE Annual Meeting
Panel members include David Carrithers and Giulietta Versiglia of ACI, Ron Worth of SMPS, and Mike Spellecy of Maritz
Reston, VA—July 10, 2012—Attendees of ASAE’s Annual Meeting will have the opportunity to learn how the principles and learnings of neuroscience can help them understand member loyalty and create programs to engage their membership.
Fred Ulreich Joins ACI as Champion of Market Development
Consumer loyalty expert to help associations build stronger member benefits
Reston, VA—June 25, 2012—Fred Ulreich is Affinity Center International’s (ACI) newest champion of market development. He’ll be responsible for bringing the AchieveLinks rewards program to associations in an effort to help strengthen the value of their membership.
ACI Promotes Versiglia to Champion of Marketing and Products
Prior to promotion, Giulietta Versiglia managed ACI’s programs and products
Reston, VA—June 18, 2012—Giulietta Versiglia will now lead Affinity Center International’s (ACI) marketing and promotions efforts and the development of new features for its AchieveLinks rewards program.
AchieveLinks Unveils Co-Branded Credit Card Opportunity for Associations
New benefit of association loyalty program increases member engagement
Reston, VA—May 1, 2012—Associations of any size can now offer their members a co-branded credit card through Affinity Center International’s (ACI) AchieveLinks loyalty program.
Currently, associations with fewer than 20,000 members have a difficult time gaining access to a credit card to offer their members. The co-branded AchieveLinks Platinum Visa® Rewards card changes that, opening the door to associations who may want as few as a single card.
ASAE Great Ideas Ignite Session Attendees Will Get Member Bliss
ACI to discuss member engagement strategy while featuring the industry’s first member engagement program with built in business rewards, AchieveLinks.
Reston, VA—March 23, 2012— ASAE Corporate Partner, Affinity Center International (ACI), is a key sponsor of the Ignite Session at the Great Ideas Conference on March 26th.
The Great Ideas Ignite Session allows presenters to share personal and professional passions using 20 slides that auto-advance every 15 seconds.
Affinity Center is ASAE’s Newest Alliance Partner
Affinity Center International Aligns Itself with ASAE to Build Association Value
Reston, VA—February 1, 2012—Affinity Center International (ACI) has joined ASAE’s select group of Alliance Partners.
“ASAE has long been the backbone for the association industry. Through this dynamic partnership, ACI will continue to develop programs and products that help association executives achieve their missions, build member loyalty and ultimately increase member happiness,” said Jeanet Schroepfer, chief growth champion at ACI.
GiftBridge First to Launch Gift Card Bundles
Affinity Center International’s GiftBridge program offers association members unique gift experiences for personal and business use
Reston, VA—January 13, 2012—There’s a new option for those looking to give a unique gift, thanks to Affinity Center International’s (ACI) new gift card bundle experiences through its GiftBridge program.
New Revenue Stream for Associations
Affinity Center International’s GiftBridge program gives associations new non-dues revenue and members rewarding prepaid gift card options.
Reston, VA—October 4, 2011—Associations have a new way to provide more membership value and increase non-dues revenue thanks to Affinity Center International’s (ACI) new program, GiftBridge.
Affinity Center Raises Thousands to Support Charity at ASAE Annual Meeting
Affinity Center International donates 2,500 to the Stray Rescue of St. Louis; signs up more than 40 customers
Reston, VA—August 22, 2011—Affinity Center International (ACI) donated $2,500 to charity at the 2011 ASAE Annual Meeting & Expo in St. Louis, and launched the AchieveLinks program.
New Non-Dues Revenue Program Debuts at ASAE Meeting & Expo
Affinity Center International’s AchieveLinksSM has over a dozen associations on board for no cost non-dues revenue program
Reston, VA—August 7, 2011—Associations and their members can earn money and points at no cost through AchieveLinks, a new program offered by Affinity Center International (ACI).
ASAE Exhibitor Will Create a Human Chain to Help Local Charity
Affinity Center International will donate money to the Stray Rescue of St. Louis during two on-site events at the 2011 ASAE Annual Meeting and Exposition
Reston, VA—July 29, 2011—Affinity Center International (ACI) is holding two booth events at the 2011 ASAE Annual Meeting & Expo, in which they will donate up to $3 per participant to the Stray Rescue of St. Louis (Stray Rescue).
New Company Helps Associations Deliver More Member Benefits
Affinity Center International builds on relationships between associations, members and sponsors to create new value for all three groups.
Reston, VA—June 17, 2011—Associations, association members and companies who sponsor them have a new way to achieve revenue goals and realize increased value from their relationships through new programs from Affinity Center International (ACI).