Free Homeowner Board Member Seminar Hosted by Association Services, Inc.

Association Services, Inc. helps educate homeowner association board members

Oct 23, 2009, 15:17 ET from Association Services, Inc.

HILTON HEAD, S.C., Oct. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Association Services, Inc. (ASI), an Associa Company, will be hosting a free Homeowner Association Board Seminar and Vendor Fair at Sea Pines Plantation on Thursday, November 12, 2009 from 4pm - 8pm. This free seminar and vendor fair are open to board members from self or professionally managed associations.

Board members will hear from industry professionals attorney Terry Finger and attorney Julie Serafino. Mr. Finger will be speaking on timely issues and challenges that face associations today. Ms. Serafino will be speaking about association challenges with foreclosures and collections as well as current trends in today's community association industry.

The Vendor Fair will be immediately after the Board Seminar; board members will be able to meet some of the top service and product suppliers in the area. There will also be a silent auction with proceeds benefiting Associa Cares, a non profit organization devoted to helping families in times of crisis. Light food will be served and a cash bar will be available.

Associa Cares is a national non-profit organization with a mission to lend support and assistance to families devastated from natural and man made disasters. Donations provided by individuals and events such as this allows Associa Cares to provide necessary goods and services to families and communities in crisis.

    Board Member Seminar to be held at the Sea Pines Plantation:
    Sea Pines Plantation
    The Plantation Club
    100 N. Sea Pines Dr.
    Hilton Head, SC 29928

    Vendor Fair to be held at Sea Pines Plantation:
    Sea Pines Plantation
    CSA Building
    17 Lighthouse Road
    Hilton Head, SC 29928
    ** There is a $5 gate fee that will be refunded at the vendor fair

To make reservations, please contact Andrea Woods at or call 843.785.7070. Reservations must be made by October 31, 2009.

For more than 20 years Association Services, Inc. has provided professional community association management and accounting services, commercial real estate services and developer consulting to Hilton Head, Bluffton and surrounding areas. Together with Associa, Association Services, Inc. also offers complimentary services and programs specifically designed to meet the needs of today's community associations.

ASI is a solid, fiscally responsible company focused on providing exceptional client services. Association Services, Inc. is based in Hilton Head, SC with additional locations in Bluffton, Beaufort and Savannah.

About Associa

As one of the first management companies to specialize in common interest communities, Associa is America's leading community association management and developer services company. With more than 90 offices across the nation and growing, Associa is the largest company in the United States devoted exclusively to the management of community associations, representing thousands of communities coast to coast.

Associa's clients receive personal service from the local management staff while taking advantage of the strengths and resources of a national company. Associa's client programs such as insurance, websites and other communication channels help increase efficiencies and reduce association expenses. For more information, please visit and

    Carolyn Cummins
    Senior Vice President, Public Relations
    Associa Corporate Headquarters
    Phone: (214) 953-3009, ext. 5530
    Fax: (214) 953-3198

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