About Us

About Us

Dedicated to Providing Excellent Service

Who We Are

GMW Management is an association management company dedicated to providing excellent service and positive results to accommodate all of your association’s needs. Our team provides the proven tools to help your association drive membership management, increase member retention, and boost sponsor engagement, while promoting your association through personalized marketing strategies.

Founded in 2008, the team behind GMW Management has been providing services to business associations for over ten years. Headquartered in Stratford, CT, GMW Management has a reach beyond Connecticut, serving associations across New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania. Our mission is to achieve the goals of client organizations through full-service management of operations from events, to marketing, and financial management.

The GMW Difference

Our Vision

We aspire to be the preferred association management firm in the northeast because of our commitment to value, quality and sustainable growth.

Our Mission

To exceed our clients expectations through unique and innovative capabilities, providing quality, results driven services that help them succeed.

Our Team

Our team of professionals advocate for organizations, making a powerful impact to increase their reach and generate more business opportunities. 

Meet the Team

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President
& CEO

Sarah Kuhns

Sarah previously worked for GMW Management as the Director of Operations before purchasing the firm in 2017. Sarah is primarily focused on acquisition and business development for GMW, while working closely with all clients to drive strategic initiatives.

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Conference
Manager

Angela Clay

Angie is responsible for conference development, marketing and promotion strategy and execution, sponsorship management, and event logistics across GMW’s multiple clients. Angie joined GMW Management in 2019 after years of building her career in event management.

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Conference
Manager

Stephanie Hummel

Stephanie joined GMW in 2020 and manages events and logistics, along with committee governance for several GMW clients. Stephanie brings 8 years of operations, logistical and event experience to the team.
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Membership & Marketing Director

Vanessa Vidacs

Bringing over a decade of association management and marketing experience, Vanessa joined GMW in 2021. She is responsible for driving membership development and marketing initiatives across GMW’s various clients.

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Membership
Director

Casey Coleman

Casey is a membership expert, assisting all clients with member initiatives and measured growth. She also manages events for several clients.  Casey has been with GMW Management since 2019.

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Creative
Director

Paige Frampton

Paige is a gifted and skilled designer with a talent for branding and digital media. For GMW’s many clients, Paige produces event and membership marketing collateral across multiple platforms, including email, web, online event platforms, and more.

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Junior Event
& Office Coordinator

Cristin Kulscar

Cristin provides administrative support to GMW and clients, primarily answering phones, arranging meetings, travel and schedules. Cristin joined GMW in 2019.

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Business
Manager

Amber Tencic

Amber oversees all finances for clients of GMW, managing bank accounts, providing monthly financial reports and working closely with the client treasurer. Amber has been with GMW Management since 2017.

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