Call us today:     Sarah Robertson     (815) 725-1475


  • Founded in 1985 (formerly Murphy & Murphy, Inc.)
  • Experience with groups: manufacturing, wholesalers, distributors, retailers, medical and professional societies.
  • Experience with all aspects of Conference/Meeting/Exposition management.
  • Experience with business/social organizations: Association Concepts recognizes the necessity and importance of Associations in social networking.
  • Designed and implemented membership marketing plans with associations that resulted in more than 80% growth.
  • Improved distributor/customer relations through a series of informational and educational programs.
  • Assisted in the development of a membership marketing plan resulting in increasing membership by 20% in one year.
  • Develop state-of-the-art database system that is customized for each client's individual requirements.
  • Principals are active members in the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) and the Chicago Society of Association Executives (CSAE).
  • Won awards for graphics.


From Cary Goss, President
Chicago Interactive Marketing Association

"As our executive director, Sarah not only produces and manages all of the events from planning to completion, but also is trusted with our bookkeeping, membership renewals, contract management and renewals, and day-to-day operations of the association...I have yet to find a more organized, hardworking person."

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Call Association Concepts today to get the best association management in northern Illinois.

We deliver professional results and give you peace of mind.

Sarah Robertson
(815) 725-1475