Michael Candela
(703) 506-3260 | email
Vice President, Strategic Growth
Theresa DeConinck
(202) 251-4916 | email
External Relations Director, US Market
Erin Fuller
(703) 506-3260 | email
President AM&C USA
Nikki Walker
VP Global Association Management & Consulting

MCI Group


Europe, the Americas, Asia-Pacific, India, the Mid 7918 Jones Branch Drive, Suite 300, McLean, Virginia 22102 United States

About Us

Providing full management services or expert consulting for a specific project or event, MCI’s association specialists are passionate about improving your association's performance. From increasing member and customer engagement, to growing conference attendees and sponsorship revenues, to driving digital innovation or simply finding answers to an operational challenge, our talents can help associations of all sizes meet key long- and short-term objectives.

We tailor our solutions to your specific challenges, researching new market opportunities and designing business and product strategies to help you grow sustainably. MCI is a global leader in engaging and activating audiences. Since 1987 we have been driving innovation in meetings, incentives, conferences, and association and community management. Through our creative, consulting, analytics, sustainability and digital services, MCI helps multinational companies and international associations enhance their organizational performance, grow globally, energize communities and drive their business results. 

Partnering with offices in 60+ cities around the globe, our association teams are constantly identifying, developing and sharing solutions to help you tackle the global trends affecting associations today.

Our expertise helps you to stay ahead of the game, ensuring that your value proposition is unique, meets the concrete needs of current and potential members, and advances your association's mission.

AMC – Association Management Companies
With 63 offices in 32 countries and 2,500 employees, MCI Group is a globally integrated association management/consulting, communication and meetings company.  For 30 years, we have helped U.S.-based associations grow globally by building their market presence and improving their business capacity to deliver locally relevant membership, product, and service experiences.

Consultants – International
As a neutral partner to your leadership team, MCI’s global and regional business analysts can assist you gather market intelligence to identify and prioritize opportunities, define the local relevance of your brand, products and services from members, customers and prospects, and create business plans to optimize your go-to-market strategy.

Consultants – Strategic & Business Planning/Development
With 63 offices in 32 countries, MCI Group helps U.S.-based associations develop global and regional strategies to open new or expand existing markets. With a unique experience and expertise MCI will gather and interpret market data, share customer insight, develop “real world” strategy and operational plans, to ensure relevant results.  

Nondues Revenue – Nondues Revenue
For any membership organization, raising non-dues revenue is essential to its financial stability. With 63 offices in 32 countries and more than 2,500 employees, MCI Group helps U.S.-based associations find creative ways to generate non-dues revenue through means of corporate sponsorships, webinars, live/virtual events, advertising, affinity partnerships and more.

Marketing – Direct Marketing Services
With 63 offices in 32 countries, MCI Group helps U.S.-based associations develop global and regional strategies to open new or expand existing markets that can fulfill their global aspirations. We build global brand awareness and member or customer engagement through integrated marketing, communication, business development and local customer service. 

Conventions/Events/Meetings – Meeting Management Services
MCI is the largest event management company in the world with 63 offices in 32 countries and 2,500 professionals. We organize over 5,100 events annually and can help US-based associations with strategy, business modeling, sponsorships, attendance boosting, and logistics to achieve financial success.

Conventions/Events/Meetings – Meeting Planning Software
MCI is the largest event management company in the world with 63 offices in 32 countries. Our global online hotel and event registration portal allows full customization and multi-language flexibility. MCI’s cutting edge meeting planning software includes project management, sourcing, abstract management, invitation management, registration, delegate management, and event delivery.