This weblog is focused on the association management system (AMS) software market. The objective of this blog is to provide a forum for dicussing issues that affect the AMS market and the associations that use off-the-shelf AMS software packages.


The moderator of this blog is Wes Trochlil, president of Effective Database Management, LLC. Wes has been a consultant to the association community for nearly ten years, and has nearly 20 years experience working in, with, and for associations of all shapes and sizes.

Wes worked for nearly ten years in associations as director of membership, marketing, customer service, and communications. He has worked for four national and international trade associations.

You can read a complete bio of Wes here.