Press Release

Higher Logic Sponsors 2016 Community Manager Appreciation Awards, Hosts Live Event

This Year’s Community Manager Appreciation Day includes My Community Manager’s annual awards and a live event with panel session

Washington, D.C. — January 22, 2016 — Higher Logic, the leading cloud-based, online community platform provider, will sponsor annual awards for Community Manager Appreciation Day (CMAD). My Community Manager organizes and presents the awards each January in recognition of community managers’ accomplishments and the industry as a whole.

Along with sponsoring the CMAD awards, Higher Logic will also host a live event on Thursday, January 28, at its new office in Arlington, VA. Panelists include industry experts like Andy Steggles, President and Chief Customer Officer at Higher Logic; Matthew Coffindaffer, CAE, Manager, Volunteer Relations at ASAE; Sarah Judd Welch, CEO and Head of Community Design at Loyal; and Lindsay Starke, Higher Logic’s resident Community Manager.

"This is one of our favorite events of the year for community management," says Andy Steggles, president and chief customer officer at Higher Logic. "The community management industry has grown exponentially in recent years, thanks to innovative content and meetups from groups like My Community Manager. Higher Logic is proud to be an awards sponsor and get the chance to bring community managers together to celebrate and collaborate."

The event is open to all community managers able to attend in the Washington, D.C. area, and it will include an informal happy hour. Find more details and register here.

About Higher Logic

Higher Logic is an industry leader in cloud-based community platforms, with over 25 million engaged members in more than 200,000 communities. Organizations worldwide use Higher Logic to bring like-minded people all together, by giving their community a home where they can meet, share ideas, answer questions and stay connected. Learn more at www.higherlogic.com.

About My Community Manager

My Community Manager is the community built by, for, and managed by community managers. Join every Friday at 2pm EST for #CMGRHangout and be sure to let them know how you'd like to participate at http://mycmgr.com/participate.