About Our Company

Neff & Downing Management Services was founded in 1980 and has serviced Philadelphia-area, national and international associations with distinction for over 30 years. NDMS has a staff of experienced association management and meeting planning professionals providing an unbeatable combination of expertise and value to our clients. To learn more about services we may be able to offer your company or association, please view our services.

About Our Leadership Team

Denise Downing, CMP

Denise has been President of Neff & Downing Management Services since 2007 and currently serves as the Executive Director for five professional associations. Prior to becoming President of NDMS, Denise served as a Vice-President from 2002 to 2007 and previously worked in the advertising and corporate marketing fields. Denise received her Certified Meeting Professional designation in 2007 and is an active member of Philadelphia Area Chapter, Meeting Professionals International and the Mid-Atlantic Society of Association Executives.

Kevin Downing
Chief Executive Officer

Kevin has served as CEO of Neff & Downing Management Services since 2008. In addition to managing the ongoing operations of NDMS, Kevin also acts as financial manager and handles all financial responsibilities for our full-service clients. Prior to joining NDMS, Kevin previously worked in the financial services industry for several major banking and insurance firms where his areas of focus included project management, financial research and information technology integration.

June Neff
Chairwoman Emeritus

June joined Neff & Downing Management Services in 1983 and has served in an advisory role as Chairwoman Emeritus since 2007. She had previously served as President and Vice-President and oversaw the company’s period of evolution and expansion in the early 1990’s. June has been a member of Meeting Professionals International, the American Society of Association Executives and the Delaware Valley Society of Association Executives. She is the recipient of the 2002 Distinguished Service Award and the 2007 President’s Award from Philadelphia Area Chapter, Meeting Professionals International, and was awarded the Mordecai Gerson Meritorious Service Award from the Philadelphia Estate Planning Council in 2008.