TORONTO, May 3, 2018// The Transitional Council of the College of Osteopathic Manual Practitioners of Ontario, commonly known as the Ontario Association of Osteopathic Manual Practitioners (OAO) is pleased to announce that Association and Events Management (A&E), a Toronto based Association Management Company (AMC) has been selected to provide Association Management Services effective March 12, 2018. A&E has appointed Serge Micheli, CAE, CEM as Executive Director and Michael Dargavel, CEM as Director of Operations also effective March 12, 2018.
“Association and Events Management is excited to welcome the Ontario Association of Osteopathic Manual Practitioners to our AMC as a client” noted Serge Micheli, the President and CEO of Association and Events Management. “With our sector expertise in healthcare, strategic planning and change management, and not for profit governance and operations, we are confident that we can provide the best practices guidance and services that OAO requires with their continued growth”.
Catherine Cabral-Marotta the President of the Ontario Association of Osteopathic Manual Practitioners had this to say regarding the hiring of A&E. “The services of Executive Director, and Administrative Operations will now be performed by the team at Association and Events Management. This firm will allow for the OAO to access professional leadership and administration under one roof. A&E is a full-service firm providing Association Management services to trade and professional associations, including organizations serving the healthcare sector.”
The Ontario Association of Osteopathic Manual Practitioners wishes to thank Elizabeth Leach for her long-serving leadership as Executive Director, Raquel Levine and Dina Naiman for their dedicated service to the OAO and our members.
Founded in 1999, the Ontario Association of Osteopathic Manual Practitioners (OAO) is a voluntary, not-for-profit professional association, promoting the practice of osteopathy and maintaining the standards for safe and effective treatment. The OAO also organizes the continuation of professional development courses to advance the knowledge of Osteopathy within the province.
Association and Events Management is a full-service Association Management Company (AMC) providing first-class management to Trade and Professional organizations with Provincial, National and International membership models. A & E Management has developed a niche within the association community with a reputation of providing a comprehensive understanding of the challenges facing associations. Especially the ones being created in today’s rapidly changing environment.
Association and Events Management’s mandate is to assist organizations to achieve excellence along with resource development. A & E Management is a proud member of the Association Management Company Institute (AMCI) and a founding member of AMCI’s Canadian Chapter.
For More Information:
Serge Micheli, BSc, CAE, CEM
Ontario Association of Osteopathic Manual Practitioners
phone: 416-968-2563 x3
BSc HK, BSc Ost., Dip SIM, Dip MT
Osteopathic Manual Practitioner
President, Ontario Association of Osteopathic Manual Practitioners