SmithBucklin, based in Chicago, is the worlds largest association management company, founded in 1949 with secondary offices in Washington, D.C.; Old Lyme, Conn.; St. Louis; Bethesda, Md.; and San Ramon, Calif. William E. Smith started the company with nine client organizations—headlined by the Popcorn, Seed Pea and Frozen Potato Products Institutes—and just 22 employees. On July 24, 2004, Smith died at age 90. On June 29, 2005, the company became employee-owned.
Highest paying job titles at Smith, Bucklin & Associates include Executive Director, Accounting Manager, and Communications Director