The Texas State University Chapter of the American Marketing Association is an organization with the mission of advancing the practice and appreciation of marketing for students and professionals who seek to increase their knowledge and skills through national and local programming, while providing a forum for peer networking and resource development.
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Interested in gaining resume-building, marketing experience in the business world? Consider joining AMA !
Texas State's AMA Chapter is based out of the Emmett & Miriam McCoy College of Business. Our student organization has been recognized on the Collegiate Chapter Level and by Texas State University with a number of awards throughout its history.
We provide members the opportunity to attend professional speaker meetings, business skill workshops, corporate office tours, and participate in official competitions. Students will also have the chance to attend our annual etiquette dinner, regional conference, fun socials, and philanthropy events.
Our ultimate goal is to help students build a network of friends and future business connections while learning how to effectively market themselves. We are a close-knit group of business leaders who support each other in all endeavors
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The American Marketing Association (AMA) is the world's largest and most comprehensive professional marketing society. It consists of more than 45,000 worldwide members in 92 countries and 500 chapters (professional and collegiate) throughout North America. The AMA is the only organization that provides direct benefits to marketing professionals in both business and education and serves all levels of marketing practitioners, educators and students. It was founded in 1937 as a professional non-profit organization for marketers.
AMA's purpose is to promote education; to assist in personal and professional career development among marketing professionals; and to advance the science and ethical practice of marketing disciplines.
There are currently 350 AMA Collegiate chapters and 14,000 student members across North America taking advantage of membership in marketing's premiere professional organization. Participation in the collegiate chapter is an integral part of the AMA experience. Involvement in activities, committees, and service as an officer will provide practical marketing, advertising, management, promotion, and financial planning experience - all of which increases a student's value in today's competitive job environment!