Associations

Business & Finance

  • Association for Comparative Economic Studies

    The purpose of the Association for Comparative Economic Studies (ACES) is to promote scholarly exchange among persons interested in comparative studies of economic systems, planning, and economic development and to further the growth of systematic knowledge in these areas by facilitating research, instruction, and publication.
    http://www.apsanet.org/
  • Association for Enterprise Opportunity

    The Association for Enterprise Opportunity (AEO) is a national membership organization and voice of microenterprise development in the United States.
    http://www.aeoworks.org
  • Association for Financial Counseling and Planning Education

    A professional association for financial planners and students in allied fields related to personal finance such as consumer or family economics
    http://www.afcpe.org
  • Association of Asian American Investment Managers

    The Association of Asian American Investment Managers (AAAIM) was founded in 2006 to serve as a platform for Asian American investment managers to meet and conduct business with plan sponsors, fund-of-funds and institutional investors. AAAIM encourages and fosters business ties among Asian-led and managed firms, and takes a deep interest in mentoring Asian American students who intend to create a career in finance.
    http://www.aaaim.org
  • Association of Contingency Planners

    The Association of Contingency Planners (ACP) is a non-profit mutual benefit association with membership open to anyone with interest in or responsibility for the varied aspects of contingency planning.
    http://www.acpoc.com
  • Association of Corporate Travel Executives

    The Association of Corporate Travel Executives (ACTE) has a 25-year reputation for leading the way corporate travel is conducted. As a global association, comprised of executive-level members in more than 100 countries, ACTE pioneers educational and technological advances that make business travel productive, cost-effective and straightforward. ACTE advocacy and initiatives continue to support impactful changes in, safety and security, privacy, duty of care and compliance along with traveler productivity that supports global commerce.
    https://www.acte.org
  • Association of Credit and Collection Professionals

    ACA International, the Association of Credit and Collection Professionals, is the comprehensive, knowledge-based resource for success in the credit and collection industry.Founded in 1939, ACA brings together 5,000 members worldwide, including third-party collection agencies, asset buyers, attorneys, creditors and vendor affiliates. The association establishes ethical standards; produces a wide variety of products, services and publications; and articulates the value of the credit and collection industry to businesses, policymakers and consumers.
    http://www.acainternational.org/
  • Association of Fund Raising Professionals, San Diego Chapter

    Founded in 1960, for 50 years The Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) has been the standard-bearer for professionalism in fundraising. The AFP advances philanthropy through its 30,000 members in 210 chapters throughout the world. The San Diego Chapter of AFP was established in 1970. With over 300 members, AFP San Diego Chapter is considered one of the larger AFP chapters.
    http://afpsandiego.afpnet.org/
  • Association of Fundraising Professionals

    The Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) represents more than 30,000 members in 230 chapters throughout the world, working to advance philanthropy through advocacy, research, education and certification programs. The association fosters development and growth of fundraising professionals and promotes high ethical standards in the fundraising profession.
    http://www.afpnet.org
  • Association of Fundraising Professionals, Orange County Chapter

    The Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) represents nearly 30,000 members in over 230 chapters throughout the world, working to advance philanthropy through education, training, mentoring, research, credentialing, and advocacy. The association fosters the development and growth of fundraising professionals and promotes high ethical standards in the fundraising profession.
    http://afporangecounty.afpnet.org/
  • Association of Independent Consumer Credit Counseling Agencies

    The AICCCA is a member-supported national association representing non-profit credit counseling companies that provide consumer credit counseling, debt management, and financial education services.
    http://www.aiccca.org
  • Association of International Product Marketing and Management

    The Association of International Product Marketing and Management (AIPMM), founded in 1998, promotes worldwide excellence in product management education and provides value to its individual members, corporate members, strategic partners and sponsors by providing valuable content, training, education, certification and professional networking opportunities.
    http://www.aipmm.com
  • Association of Latino Professionals in Finance and Accounting

    The Association of Latino Professionals in Finance and Accounting (ALPFA) is the largest Latino association for business professionals and students with chapters nationwide and over 20,000 members. ALPFA is dedicated to enhancing opportunities for Latinos and building leadership and career skills.
    http://www.alpfa.org
  • Association of Latino Professionals in Finance and Accounting, Orange County Chapter

    The Association of Latino Professionals in Finance and Accounting (ALPFA) is the largest Latino association for business professionals and students with chapters nationwide and over 20,000 members. ALPFA is dedicated to enhancing opportunities for Latinos and building leadership and career skills.
    http://orangecounty.alpfa.org/
  • Authority for Total Cost Management International

    The members of The Authority for Total Cost Management (AACE) enables organizations around the world to achieve their investment expectations by managing and controlling projects, programs, and portfolios; AACE creates value by advancing technical knowledge and professional development.
    http://www.aacei.org
  • Authority for Total Cost Management International, Southern California Section

    The members of The Authority for Total Cost Management International (AACE), Southern California Chapter, enables organizations around the world to achieve their investment expectations by managing and controlling projects, programs and portfolios; AACE creates value by advancing technical knowledge and professional development.
    http://www.aace-scs.com
  • Aviation Insurance Association

    The Aviation Insurance Association (AIA) is a not-for-profit association dedicated to expanding the knowledge of and promoting the general welfare of the aviation insurance industry through numerous educational programs and events. AIA welcomes members of all facets of the aviation insurance industry, including such professionals as: agents/brokers, claims professionals, underwriters, attorneys, associates and college students interested in the business.
    http://www.aiaweb.org
  • Bank Insurance and Securities Association

    The Bank Insurance and Securities Association (BISA) is the leading financial services industry association dedicated to serving those responsible for the marketing, sales and distribution of securities, insurance, and other financial products and advisory services through the bank channel. Member companies include depository institutions of all sizes, their broker/dealer and mutual fund subsidiaries, third-party marketing companies, product manufacturers and firms providing products, technology or services to support these enterprises.
    http://www.bisanet.org
  • Bankers Association for Finance and Trade

    The Bankers Association for Finance and Trade (BAFT) is the association for organizations actively engaged in international transaction banking. It serves as the leading forum for bringing the financial community and its suppliers together to collaborate on shaping market practices, influencing regulation and legislation through global advocacy, developing and adapting new and existing instruments that facilitate the settlements of products and service offerings for clients, providing education and training and contributing to the safety and soundness of the global financial system.
    http://www.baft-ifsa.com
  • Building Owners and Managers Association International

    A professional association for commercial real estate practitioners, including those who are involved in planning, developing, leasing or managing commercial real estate or selling related services and products. The association's mission is to
    http://www.boma.org
  • Business Development Association of Orange County

    The Business Development Association of Orange County (BDA/OC) provides networking opportunities, business leads, education and development of skills for marketing and business development professionals and firms associated with the local architectural, engineering, construction and building development industry.
    http://bdaoc.org
  • California Apartment Association

    The California Apartment Association (CAA) is the nation’s largest statewide trade association representing owners, investors, developers, managers and suppliers of apartment communities. Since 1941, CAA has been dedicated to protecting its members’ investments through political advocacy in the halls of state and local government, assisting them to comply with new laws and regulations through knowledge and information and educating members on emerging trends, legal issues, risk management and best business practices.
    http://www.caanet.org
  • California Apartment Association, South Coast

    The California Apartment Association (CAA) is the nation’s largest statewide trade association representing owners, investors, developers, managers and suppliers of apartment communities. Since 1941, CAA has been dedicated to protecting its members’ investments through political advocacy in the halls of state and local government, assisting them to comply with new laws and regulations through knowledge and information and educating members on emerging trends, legal issues, risk management and best business practices.
    http://www.caanet.org/about/caa-local/south-coastorange-county/
  • California Assocation of Healthcare Underwriters

    The goal of the California Associaiton of Healthcare Underwriters (CAHU) is to improve its member’s ability to meet the health, financial and retirement security needs of all Californians through education, advocacy, legislation and professional development.
    http://www.cahu.org
  • California Association of Business Brokers

    The California Association of Business Brokers (CABB) is a professional trade association whose members are actively involved in assisting their clients in selling, buying, and evaluating businesses. CABB was organized to recognize the professionals of business opportunity brokerage, to help educate the public on the benefits of using licensed intermediaries, and to establish a code of ethics to which members adhere.
    http://www.cabb.org/