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Carl H. Lindner College of Business

American Marketing Association recognizes UC AMA Chapter for Excellence

Submitted: 8/24/2009 10:49:27
  • The UC Chapter of the American Marketing Association was recognized by the AMA for its activities and events celebrating National Marketing Week

The UC Chapter of the American Marketing Association was recognized for excellence at the AMA's 2009 International Collegiate Conference, held in New Orleans. UC AMA received special recognition for its activities and events held during National Marketing Week. During this week of celebration, the UC AMA held a variety of events, including:
? Jack Cassidy, the President of Cincinnati Bell, spoke about his recent honor as Forbes magazine's "Most Honest Man in Telecom." Over 300 students gathered to attend this event.
? Todd Sebastian, author of "Tell Your Clients Where to Go" and VP at dunnhumby, shared insights and experiences related to his career and successful book. Over 100 students and local young professionals from the American Marketing Association cam to hear Todd's presentation.
? "Meet the (Marketing) Masters" luncheon, which connected undergraduate students with graduate students in the Master of Science in Marketing program.
? Career Conversations, featuring representatives from Enterprise Rent-a-Car, Intrinzic Marketing, Wells Fargo, Eli Lilly, and Bases

National Marketing Week is held the first week of October, and the UC AMA is already planning a series of events to celebrate again during the 2009-2010 academic year.

The UC AMA Chapter has been in existence since 2006 and has over 50 active members. The American Marketing Association is the nation's largest organizations for professionals involved in the marketing discipline, and has over 250 Collegiate Chapters and 75 Professional Chapters throughout the United States and Canada.