About Us

inventing the future


Futures in Rehabilitation Management, Inc. (FIRM) is an association management company with ten years experience managing State and National associations that provide representation to rehabilitation hospitals and community rehabilitation programs. FIRM staff have over 30 years experience in association management, having worked directly for the Illinois Association of Rehabilitation Facilities (IARF) prior to the incorporation of FIRM in 1995.

FIRM offers full service event management for two non profit trade associations, and is available to plan your next event. FIRM staff conducts all site visits and site selections, AV negotiations, interpretive services, food and beverage, and transportation services for conferences, while working with Boards of Directors, designated committees, and the Executive Directors of each association.

FIRM currently coordinates calls for presentations, papers, and posters for the IARF and AMRPA conferences, and works with committee members in the process of evaluating, selection, and scheduling for program via conference call and face to face meetings

FIRM staff to handle the design and coordinate the development of all pre-registration and general registration materials through our graphics and editing departments. FIRM currently designs, writes, edits, and prints all monthly magazines, brochures, programs, etc. in house and will use this expertise to create all printed materials for your next event.

FIRM currently utilizes a web based association management access database to manage mailing lists, conference registrations, membership materials, dues, etc. FIRM staff developed this tool to be compatible with other applications via exports to excel and text files, which can then be imported into other database applications. Utilizing our database, FIRM manages conference registrations, data entry, confirmation letters (this is an automated function in our system), print name badges, and list development for cross checking.

With our experience in full service conference and event management, there is no better company to work with on your next event.

Please contact Amy Cheatham or Vicki Wiltsie at 217-321-2480 for more information.


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