Abila Closes Out 2015 Strong, Adding More Than 25 New netFORUM and Freestone Customers

Organizations continue to choose Abila’s industry-leading association and learning management software to enhance membership value

February 2, 2016 – AUSTIN, Texas – As membership models change and continuing education becomes increasingly important, organizations choose Abila’s association management system, netFORUM™, and learning management system, Abila Freestone™. Abila continues strong growth, adding more than 25 new customers in the fourth quarter of 2015, ranging from large global membership organizations to national trade and professional societies representing a variety of industries.

“With clear and step by step instructions, extraordinarily fast response times, and an open mind in order to build the exact product we wanted, Abila has surpassed our expectations,” said Rachel Luoma, vice president of Partners in Association Management. “Their phenomenal service allowed us to create a smooth launch of our new product from beginning to end.”

New netFORUM and Freestone customers include:

  • American Ambulance Association
  • Appraisal Institute
  • Association of Legal Administrators
  • Association of Healthcare Foodservice
  • Consumer Healthcare Products Association
  • Ending Violence
  • Health Care Exhibitors Association
  • Imago Relationships International
  • Institute for Sexuality Education & Enlightenment
  • International Association of Continuing Education and Training
  • International Association of Pet Cemeteries and Crematories
  • Professional Retail Store Maintenance Association
  • State Bar of Arizona
  • The Foundation for Dental Laboratory Technology
  • The Missouri Bar
  • United Dance Merchants of America

“As we see a greater focus on the entire membership experience, associations are looking to get the absolute most out of their systems, including the use of their AMS as a strategic tool,” said Erin Shy, senior vice president of product management for Abila. “netFORUM continues to lead the industry with its combination of powerful features and analytics. The addition of Freestone to our product portfolio helps extend those capabilities and allows associations to create a personalized learning experience for each and every member.”

Used by more than 1,100 associations, Abila’s suite of open, cloud-based, configurable association management software helps enhance member value for associations of all sizes.

Abila netFORUM Enterprise™ is designed for large associations to manage members, as well as analyze and score member relationships for increased engagement. Abila netFORUM Pro™ is designed for small and mid-size associations to serve as a foundation for all management and engagement needs. Abila Freestone Learning Management System delivers comprehensive online learning programs to accommodate the unique needs of accredited content and learners who must maintain licenses and/or certifications.

About Abila

Abila is the leading provider of software and services to nonprofits, associations, and governmental entities that help them improve decision making, execute with greater precision, increase engagement, and generate more revenue. With Abila solutions, association and nonprofit professionals can use data and personal insight to make better financial and strategic decisions, enhance member and donor engagement and value, operate more efficiently and effectively, and increase revenue to better activate their mission. Abila combines decades of industry insight with technology know-how to serve nearly 8,000 customers across North America. For more information, please visit www.abila.com.

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