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Miss an event? Or want more information? AMA has you covered! Below are resources from previous AMA West Michigan events and West Michigan marketing professionals.

Luncheon Recap: Why the Mobile User Experience Matters

by Dan Gibson

At our most recent luncheon event, we welcomed Katie VanderPloeg of Kmotion Design Inc. who educated attendees on why the mobile user experience matters. It’s no secret that mobile devices are vital to an effective marketing strategy and considering the user experience is what could make or break a campaign, or even your company. Katie […]

Luncheon Recap – Change & Opportunity in Modern Media with Emily Richett-Hughes

by Dan Gibson

This past Tuesday Emily Richett-Hughes helped us discover how modern media continues to progress and how the changes are opening up exciting opportunities. If you’re feeling disappointed that you happened to miss out on our latest luncheon event, as always, we’ve got your back. Check out top take aways heard straight from attendees and connect […]

2016 Marketing Year in Review

by Dan Gibson

You’ve probably noticed the vast amount of discussion around how terrible 2016 was. We lost several renowned actors, musicians, entertainers, artists, leaders, and innovators in a year that was also filled with many tragic events, and an intense, closely covered controversial political race. Did someone say downer? While we agree 2016 was rough, we want […]

The Benefits of LinkedIn Vs. the Traditional Resume

by Felicia Rowley

College is a time for exploring your interests, finding yourself, and learning how to be independent. But most importantly, landing your dream job! Typically this happens post graduation, but after all, isn’t that the real reason you went to college? If you’re like me, nearing the end of your college career, building your professional and […]

Maximize Your College Experience; Get Involved!

by Felicia Rowley

It’s the start of a new school year for many students attending colleges and universities. It is also a new beginning, whether it’s your freshman or senior year of college.  And if you’ve always wanted to get involved, whether it be a club or to spend some hours volunteering, now is the perfect time to […]

Top 10 Takeaway’s – Snapchat for Marketing Professionals Luncheon

by Dan Gibson

Last week we kicked off our new season of luncheon events at our new amazing location! Marketers from all over West Michigan attended the “Snapchat for Marketing Professionals” event at the GRAM. Our friend Austin Pierce and his talented team from RCP Marketing, presented on how Snapchat can be utilized in our marketing strategy. We […]

Fantasy Brands That Will Lead You to a Championship

by Dan Gibson

We’ve all heard of Fantasy Sports and we all know someone obsessed with their team consisting of real life professional sports players. The NFL regular season starts tonight and I’ll be honest, I’m confident my team is the best. I’ve played fantasy football for several years, and yeah, it’s nerdy, but I’m hooked and excited to […]

Speed Dating Success and The Luncheon Venue Reveal!

by Dan Gibson

We want to thank everyone that came out last Tuesday for our new season kickoff and speed dating networking event! It was one of our best networking events and we hope you all left with the same feeling of excitement that filled the room throughout the entire event! It was a great way for all […]

A Message From Our President and HUGE Announcements. Let’s PARTY!

by Jen Wright

Hello West Michigan Marketers! After 3 years on the Board of AMA, I’m very excited to be kicking this year off as the President of our West Michigan Chapter! It’s such an honor to be leading the most incredible group of professionals that represent the oldest professional organization in West Michigan. Our new season begins […]

5 Essential Tips for Summer Internship Success

by Felicia Rowley

It’s that time of year when internships are in full swing for many students like myself. A lot of hard work and determination has occurred up to this point. You’ve probably gotten a year or two of college under your belt and have become passionate about your career and major choice. This is exactly where […]