EKU AMA Marketing Club Elects Officers
The American Marketing Association EKU Chapter is pleased to announce officers for the 2016-17 academic year. EKU Marketing Club is a nationally recognized collegiate chapter of the American Marketing Association. EKU is one of the three Kentucky universities which have collegiate chapters currently affiliated with American Marketing Association.
Officers for EKU Marketing Club for this academic year include:
- Connor Nowak (President, Marketing major)
- Ryan Basford (Vice President of Development, Marketing major)
- Kristopher Korzen (Vice President of Development, Finance major)
- Melissa Francis (Secretary, Marketing major)
- Masi Sanders (Event Chair, Marketing major)
- Cierra Clark (Treasurer, Marketing major)
President Nowak said, "The newly elected officers and new members are excited and are very motivated to accomplish goals that they have set for their club and for future members. The rejuvenated club is working hard on planning new and exciting events and competitions such as The American Marketing Association annual international collegiate competition and they are bringing in a local business leader from Big Ass Fans to come and speak to students about his experiences in business!"
He continued, "Our leaders are also planning on working closely with the professional AMA chapter located in Cincinnati. The Cincinnati AMA is putting on several events throughout the calendar year to further professionalism and marketing knowledge as well as network with business leaders."
Open to marketing and other business students, the AMA undertakes real world projects that provide students with professional development opportunities beyond the classroom. Activities include guest speakers, field trips, and interaction with area marketing managers. Paid members get to use the nationwide AMA job database and services.
Photo caption (l-r): Back - Jacob Bennett; Jeremy Gregory; Grant May; Steven Miner; Ryan Basford; Connor Nowak; Kristopher Korzen; Cierra Clark. Front - Masi Sanders and Melissa Francis.
For more information, contact: Dr. Weiling Zhuang, 859-622-1363, email Dr. Zhuang.
Published on October 31, 2016