asapm Seeks Volunteers, Board Candidate Nominations for 2013 Elections


17 June 2013 – Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA – The American Society for the Advancement of Project Management (asapm) is seeking volunteers to serve as officers and directors.

asapm-ipma-usaasapm is a professional organization dedicated to and run by volunteers from the project management community. These members and volunteers drive the strategy and direction of the organization based on what the community and members see as the most pressing problems facing the practice of project management.

Each year roughly one-third of the association’s Directors and Officers come to the end of their terms; other volunteers with vision and who are willing to serve must be called upon to take their place.  asapm is currently accepting nominations for the positions listed below. Each position serves a three-year term.

If you wish to nominate yourself, or someone else (with their permission) please review the Responsibilities and Duties (follow the links provided above). Then, submit a short Statement of Qualifications and Statement of Goals for the position. These will be included in the asapm website (www.asapm.org) and with links in the election ballot.

Founded in the USA in 2001, asapm® is the American Society for the Advancement of Project Management. asapm’s vision is “A world in which all projects succeed.” asapm is a member-driven, volunteer-staffed, not-for-profit organization. asapm advances PM Performance with unique offerings in individual and organizational Assessment and Development, and a Certification program that applies IPMA’s role-based, 4-Level-Certification approach. The organization also provides collaboration opportunities, including Project Management Communities of Practice. Learn more about asapm at www.asapm.org.

Founded in 1965 and registered in Switzerland, the International Project Management Association (IPMA) was the World’s first project management professional society. IPMA is an international federation of more than 50 cooperating national PM societies in Africa, Asia, Europe Australia and the Americas. IPMA’s Annual World Congress is one of the most important gatherings of project management authorities and industry leaders each year. IPMA and Member Associations present awards to International and National project teams that prove their achievements in project management. The president of IPMA for 2013-2014 is Mr. Mladen Radujkovic. For more information about IPMA, visit www.ipma.ch.

Source: asapm