TESTIMONIALS

Peggy Gordon connects people with ideas and the results speak for themselves.

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)

“The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) hired Peggy Gordon Consulting to complete the final phase of our Building Orthopaedics Capital Campaign. With a goal of raising $7M dollars, and nine months remaining in the campaign, Peggy was able to work with volunteer leadership and staff to exceed the fundraising goal and generate close to $10M. Peggy’s expertise in association fundraising and corporate sponsorship provided AAOS the leadership to surpass our capital campaign goals and expectations.”

Karen L. Hackett, FACHE, CAE
Chief Executive Office (Retired)

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Rosemont, Illinois

American Association of Diabetes Educators (AADE)

“When the AADE decided to begin a review and assessment of our corporate relations I reached out to Peggy Gordon Consulting. Over the past 12 years I have worked with Peggy in developing and implementing two successful corporate sponsorship programs. I knew that Peggy could provide the expertise needed to strategically enhance our program and provide additional value for our industry partners.”

Charles J. MacFarlane, FACHE, CAE
Chief Executive Officier
American Association of Diabetes Educators
Chicago, Illinois

American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE)

“As Vice President of Development at ACHE Peggy played a key role in the development and implementation of a successful Corporate Partnership and Fund Development Program. Given Peggy’s expertise, we reached out to her after she launched Peggy Gordon Consulting to work with us on a Tribute campaign for our retiring CEO. Peggy’s skills and depth of knowledge helped us far exceed our fundraising goals. We could not be more pleased.”

Deborah J. Bowen, FACHE, CAE
President & CEO
American College of Healthcare Executives
Chicago, Illinois

American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM)

“Peggy Gordon Consulting provided both expertise and experience to lead AOSSM through an assessment of their existing corporate sponsorship and individual giving opportunities. An annual all-inclusive corporate sponsorship initiative and fundraising strategy were developed. Peggy also provided interim program leadership to achieve annual sponsorship financial goals and to recruit and onboard new program leadership.”
Greg Dummer, CAE
Chief Executive Officer
American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
Rosemont, Illinois 

Arthroscopy Association of North America (AANA)

“Peggy Gordon Consulting provided the Arthroscopic Association of North American (AANA) fundraising knowledge, experience and expertise to create a Fund Development Program and case statement built on best practices and customized strategies to achieve the organization’s fundraising objectives and financial goals.”

Laura M. Downes, CAE
Executive Director
Arthroscopy Association of North America
Rosemont, Illinois

Elior North America

“Elior North America hired Peggy Gordon Consulting, LLC to develop a comprehensive customized sponsorship opportunity with Meals on Wheels America.  Peggy’s experience and expertise provided a strong foundation for the development of a successful partnership and Conference Title Sponsorship for Elior North America/Valley Services.”

Brian Poplin
President & Chief Executive Officer (Retired)
Elior North America
Charlotte, North Carolina

Glenview Park District

“Peggy Gordon is an absolute pleasure to work with. She has a mind that is always working to draw connections and find opportunities. She is highly organized and is able to work on multiple solicitations and proposals at once, keeping everything running smoothly through the process. She takes care to continually check back with sponsors and prospective sponsors to ensure that all of her work meets their goals and objectives, which builds strong, lasting relationships.”

Jena Johnson 
Director of Brand Strategies and Community Engagement
Glenview Park District
Glenview, Illinois