Industry Links

Incentive Marketing Association (IMA)
The Incentive Marketing Association leads incentive professionals and the corporate community as the premier educator and information source in the incentive marketplace. By promoting the utilization of performance management and measurement tools, results-oriented solutions, the exchange of information and ideas, and high standards of professionalism, IMA advances the effective use of incentives and recognition in employee and customer programs.

Performance Improvement Council (PIC)
A professional organization of performance marketing executives, is collectively focused on helping companies optimize their investment in human capital through proven and innovative reward and recognition solutions.

Recognition Professionals International (RPI)
Recognition Professionals International (RPI) is the only professional association at the forefront of workforce recognition through its sole focus on recognition innovations and education as a systematic method for improvements in the workplace.

Forum for People Performance Management and Measurement
The Forum for People Performance Management and Measurement is a research center within the Medill Integrated Marketing Communications graduate program at Northwestern University. A central objective of the Forum is to develop and disseminate knowledge about communications, motivation and management so that businesses can better design, implement and manage Employee Engagement initiatives inside and outside the organization.

Global Incentive Council
The Global Incentive Council is the premier source for information and education on and delivery of international incentive programs.

Gallup has studied human nature and behavior for more than 75 years. Gallup's reputation for delivering relevant, timely, and visionary research on what people around the world think and feel is the cornerstone of the organization.

WorldatWork ( is a not-for-profit organization providing education, conferences and research focused on global human resources issues including compensation, benefits, work-life and integrated total rewards to attract, motivate and retain a talented workforce.

Robert Half International
Robert Half International is a global leader in professional staffing and consulting services.

Watson Towers
Towers Watson is a leading global professional services company that helps organizations improve performance through effective people, risk and financial management.