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Unlimited Priorities and NFAIS Collaborate To Grow Membership
Feb 09, 2010 (06:02 PM EST)
CAPE CORAL, Fla., Feb. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Unlimited Priorities Corporation®, a company specializing in support for organizations within the information industry, and NFAIS™, the premier membership association for organizations that create, organize and facilitate access to authoritative information, have announced a joint effort to grow NFAIS membership.
NFAIS will utilize the diverse talents and approaches provided by Unlimited Priorities in a program to attract new members, retain existing members and also promote communication across the global information community by encouraging participation in NFAIS discussion forums and meetings, and ultimately growing the NFAIS community. (For information on the 2010 NFAIS Annual Conference, Redefining the Value of Information: A Look at the New Equation, February 28 – March 2, 2010 in Philadelphia PA, go to: http://www.nfais.org/page/23-2010-annual-conference.)
Iris Hanney, President of Unlimited Priorities is quoted as saying: "NFAIS has been a consistent part of Unlimited Priorities' awareness of critical activities and growth in the information space. I maintain a strong network and learning curve with the help of NFAIS members, meetings and other activities. It is a pleasure to continue to help foster even greater participation and ultimately NFAIS' growth." Bonnie Lawlor, NFAIS Executive Director is "delighted to have Unlimited Priorities help recruit more members so that we remain on the cutting edge of industry technology and trends -- the 'go-to' association for knowledge, networking, and partnering."
Recently recruited new NFAIS members include IFIS Publishing, the producers of FSTA - Food Science and Technology Abstracts® database, as well as Intellidimension, a software publishing company supporting the vision of a Semantic Web in which information is easily shared and re-purposed, and where a new generation of technologies offer increased information automation by harnessing the power of networked, intelligent data.
Richard Hollingsworth, Managing Director of the International Food Information Service (IFIS) said, "As the producer of FSTA – Food Science and Technology Abstracts®, IFIS is delighted to be a member of NFAIS, the leading membership organization serving those who create, aggregate, and organize information. The reach of NFAIS is truly international and helps us stay abreast of developments in technology and in customer needs. We were delighted to work with Unlimited Priorities in joining this important organisation – they were of great help in facilitating the whole process."
Chris Pooley, Intellidimension's CEO, discussed the decision to participate in NFAIS: "NFAIS provides a great forum for publishers, librarians and technology providers to discuss user acceptance of current technologies and to gain ideas of what future user requirements might be. In particular, the NFAIS Annual Conference, with its high quality speakers and strategic focus, provides a wonderful opportunity to discuss and expand in these areas. Unlimited Priorities made joining painless and immediately helped us get exposure to our industry colleagues."
NFAIS is a global, non-profit, volunteer-powered membership organization serving those within the information community who create, aggregate, organize & otherwise provide ease of access to & effective navigation & use of, authoritative credible information. Member organizations represent a cross-section of content & technology providers - database creators, publishers, libraries, host systems, information technology developers, content management providers & other related groups -- with the common mission of building the world's knowledgebase through enabling research and managing the flow of scholarly communication. NFAIS has promoted the success of its members for over 50 years.
About Unlimited Priorities
Unlimited Priorities is attuned to the management requirements of organizations in the information industry. We provide executive-level support services by utilizing a highly skilled group of professionals with abundant experience. Our practice specialties include Sales & Marketing, Business Development, Financial Services, Operations Management, Production, Information Technology, and Content Development & Licensing. The new Archival Initiatives Division provides advice to libraries, historical societies and industry associations in selecting, distributing, and monetizing their valuable archival content. The goal is to enhance our clients' abilities to succeed, offering solutions that are realistic, practical, achievable and affordable.
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