Columbia, MD – August 28, 2017. CommPartners, a leading provider of Learning Management Software, webcast, and livestream solutions and Mary Byers, CAE, author of the Race for Relevance Series announce the release of LeadWise  (, an online leadership community built to inspire and educate association professionals.

LeadWise, developed by CommPartners through its Elevate LMS, offers valuable industry resources including a new e- learning course, “Momentum: Strategy Starters for Today’s Association Professional.”

The course features video interviews, resources, case studies, and quizzes. Presented in bite-sized segments, Momentum takes a deep dive into cutting edge ideas and strategies association executives can employ immediately within their organizations. Key sections include:

  1. Questionology™: Harnessing Advanced Inquiry to Drive Strategy
  2. Experiment: Permission to Win When Nothing is Certain
  3. Leap: Strategies to Accelerate Progress and Make Big Gains

Mary has spent years working with associations and understands the importance of innovation and the strategies required to ensure relevance. Momentum gives participants direct access to these findings.

“It takes a true commitment from association leaders to create a culture of innovation in order to drive momentum, and I just don’t see it all that often. I’m excited to provide a course that offers adaptable and easy to implement strategy starters for association professionals to create momentum towards true organizational advancement. ” Mary Byers, CAE

Teaming with Mary, CommPartners developed LeadWise to provide association executives a resource to turn to help inspire ideas and think through solutions to their greatest challenges.

 “We are thrilled to partner with Mary, a true industry thought leader, to launch a learning platform that gives association professionals a place to collaborate and learn. It’s exciting to bring Mary’s knowledge and experiences online where it is available for any time, on-demand access.”  Richard Finstein, CEO, CommPartners

To learn more about the LeadWise community, resource offerings, and Momentum e-learning course please visit

About Mary Byers

Through highly interactive programs and carefully choreographed retreats, Mary uses compelling questions and thought-provoking techniques to encourage participation. Mary helps associations remain relevant in an increasingly competitive environment. The author of Race for Relevance: 5 Radical Changes for Associations and Road to Relevance: 5 Strategies for Competitive Associations, she’s worked with a wide variety of associations (both individual membership and trade groups) and helps volunteer leaders and staff alike create a viable and sustainable future.

 About CommPartners

CommPartners is a leading provider of online education and event solutions. We help organizations conceive, capture, organize, and monetize content. Our solutions begin with Elevate LMS, our award-winning LMS platform, and extends to a wide range of online education services including curriculum design, webinars, webcasts, livestream programs and virtual conferences. To learn more visit: