AJJ Contract Renewal April 1, 2003 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Information: Janet D’Alesandro (856) 256-2422; firstname.lastname@example.org ANNA Extends Relationship with Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. PITMAN, NJ – ANNA recently signed a new management services agreement, extending its longstanding relationship with the Association’s management firm, Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ). The latest contract ensures that AJJ will provide national office services for ANNA through the year 2009. “Over the years we have developed a wonderful working relationship with the AJJ staff,” said ANNA President Caroline S. Counts. “We rely on the management firm to oversee the day-to-day business of our organization, freeing the Board of Directors to focus on the strategic direction of the Association.” Established in 1972, AJJ is a national health care association management, marketing, communications, and publishing firm with headquarters in Pitman, NJ. AJJ provides both full-service and partial management services to over 45 clients. ANNA first began its relationship with AJJ in 1980. The services offered by the management firm have evolved and expanded over the years. Today, Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc., provides ANNA with: comprehensive central office management services, including the day-to-day administration of ANNA business and services under the direction of the ANNA President and Board of Directors, fiscal management, marketing and strategic planning consultation, membership development, and administration of membership services executive director services comptroller services national office support staff services education services conference, registration, and exhibit management services Nephrology Nursing Journal publication management and national advertising representation editorial, art, and production services corporate grant solicitation membership list sales representation data processing services/fulfillment information services Web site and Internet services “Because of AJJ’s experience and involvement both with ANNA and with other specialty nursing organizations and industry members, AJJ possesses a wealth of knowledge about association management and the nursing industry and is able to make sound recommendations that help promote the success of our endeavors,” said ANNA President Caroline S. Counts. “We look forward to continuing this successful partnership for many years to come.” For more information on ANNA, contact the ANNA National Office, East Holly Avenue/Box 56, Pitman, NJ 08071-0056; phone: 1-888-600-ANNA or (856) 256-2320; fax: 856-589-7463; e-mail: email@example.com; Web site: www.annanurse.org. ### ANNA is a professional nursing association comprised of more than 12,000 nephrology nurses. The association is dedicated to advancing nephrology nursing practice and positively influencing outcomes for patients with kidney or other disease processes requiring replacement therapies through advocacy, scholarship, and excellence.