An Organization Designed to Help Independent Creators

AUIC (Association of United Internet Consultants) stands as a steadfast ally for self-employed individuals across various domains. Our mission is to equip independent creators with comprehensive memberships, providing them with the tools, savings, and collaborative opportunities necessary to succeed in their ventures.

A Little About Us

AUIC, Association of United Internet Consultants, is your dedicated partner on the journey to self-employment success. Our organization, also known as ‘The Association of United Internet Consultants,’ is committed to supporting self-employed individuals in their pursuit of excellence. Whether you’re an independent creator, entrepreneur, or self-employed professional, AUIC is here to equip you with a wide array of resources and benefits designed to enhance your independence and prosperity.

At AUIC, we provide a comprehensive platform where you can access a wealth of educational resources tailored to your unique needs, from business essentials and financial guidance to industry-specific insights and technology trends. We offer cost-saving services like health benefits, telehealth services, hearing services, prescription savings, and insurance benefits to safeguard your well-being and financial security. Additionally, we foster a collaborative community that encourages networking and partnerships among self-employed individuals. Beyond empowering you with knowledge and essential services, AUIC actively supports meaningful causes, embodying the spirit of giving back to the community. Join AUIC today and embark on a journey where you not only thrive as an independent creator but also contribute to positive change in the world around you.

Meet The Board

The five members of the AUIC Board of Directors pledge their service to the Association without compensation, removing any issue of partiality or conflict of interest in the governance of AUIC business affairs.  The directors are elected to one year terms.  The current Board of Directors have a wealth of business and personal experience in diverse businesses and a strong commitment to community service, philanthropy and personal and business integrity.  The Board is responsible for determining the ultimate mission and purpose of the Association and oversight of the officers’ implementation of the Association’s policies.  The current Board of Directors is composed of the following Individuals:

Robert R. Lehman, JD                                                                                                

Robert Lehman is currently the President of AUIC and Lehman Consulting, LLC.  His past experience and associations include:  Shareholder in the Law Firm of Murphy, Stolper, Brewster and Desmond, SC; President of Badgerland Harvestore, Inc.; Chairman and CEO of North American Insurance Company, and President and Chairman of the Board of International Funding, Ltd.  He has been of the Boards of Directors of Lake City Bank, United Bank and Trust and Valley Bank Corporation and the Dane County Red Cross.  He has been involved in events and committees of the Evans Scholars Foundation and Dane County Regional Planning Commission.

Gerald A. Stewart

Gerald Stewart has a long and distinguished career in the Life and Health Insurance Business.  The former President of Reliable Life and Casualty and North American Insurance Companies, he currently is involved in SCORE Madison, a non-profit and free business advice organization providing experienced business professionals to new or start up business enterprises.  Gerald Stewart is an important part of the evaluation of potential and selected AUIC sponsored insurance programs that are meaningful to AUIC members.

William Finn,

07.06.16 Currently the President of William Finn & Associates, Inc. Bill Finn brings a wealth of business expertise and experience to the AUIC Board of Directors.  He provides QuickBooks consulting services to businesses and accounting professionals. Mr. Finn has worked with accounting and business systems software for the past 15 years helping small businesses and non-profit organizations achieve their goals.  Bill Finn specializes in setting up customized solutions for clients based on their total business information and financial needs. He helps clients systematize and streamline their office procedures by integrating leading-edge technology with their accounting systems.  He had previously worked in key management areas with Duff & Phelps and Arthur Anderson Accounting Firm.

Randall S. Grobe, CPA

Randall Grobe founded Grobe & Associates Accounting Firm, and currently is engaged in tax and business consulting for entrepreneurs, businesses and individuals.  He is active in the American and Wisconsin Institutes of Certified Public Accounts, and is and has been an active member of numerous community and charitable organizations and Boards of Directors.  His expertise and experience in Federal and state tax issues and involvement in health, real estate and other businesses provides the AUIC Board of Directors with unique and diverse skills.

The AUIC Standards

The key to happiness is progress, whether it be in life, health, skills, or profession. We believe that everyone deserves the right to learn and grow. That is why we have set up a simple, yet effective list of minimum standard requirements in order to join the AUIC. These include the following:

  • Must be 18 years of age or older
  • Must work in a profession that offers services, products, or information on the internet
  • Must be a citizen of the United States
  • Must have a 1099 tax form from internet revenue

At the AUIC we pride ourselves on being a tight-knit community of people who are constantly seeking personal and professional growth. We hold our members in high esteem to act in the most ethical way possible. Below is a list of our ethic requirements.

  • Operate constantly in accordance with the best and fully accepted ethical business practices.
  • Comply with all applicable laws and federal, state and local government regulations.
  • Provide employees with proper training and direction.
  • Contribute to the overall growth of the industry by being actively involved in activities that will enhance the overall perception of internet business and the internet consulting industry.
  • Work to meet and exceed the needs and expectations of clients, customers, employees, partners, and vendors.
  • Provide courteous and prompt handling of all requests and complaints.
  • Strive for the continued improvement of the image and reputation of the industry by good business practices and enlightened public service in the community.

If a member breaks or does not adhere to these guidelines, the AUIC holds the right to terminate their membership.

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