AMA Coffee Talk

Coffee Talks Series

Introducing the AMA Puget Sound Coffee Talks Series Part of the mission of AMA Puget Sound (AMAPS) is to deliver quality content to those in the marketing community in our region. 2020 presented several obstacles to organizations that offer frequent in-person events, such as workshops, keynote presentations, and conferences. The AMAPS board of directors made the purposeful decision to move to a service-model organization, with a focus on delivering real-time conversations with thought leaders and Read More…

AMA Marketing News

We are pleased to have been included in the Fall 2020 issue of Marketing News, published each Spring and Fall from the American Marketing Association (AMA). As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to ravage through the country, affecting in-person events and meetings many AMA Chapters have moved their focus to career development and training to address the millions who have recently lost their job due to the ramifications of the unmitigated pandemic. In this article, our previous Read More…

Every Cloud has an Orange Lining

Opportunities in Marketing and Design Amidst a Pandemic Do you ever wonder where the phrase “every cloud has a silver lining” originated? It was likely derived from a poem from the early 1700’s by John Milton titled Comus with the lines, “Was I deceiv’d, or did a sable cloud Turn forth her silver lining on the night?” My search for the silver lining has been a constant these days as I carefully tread my way Read More…

Notes from our Chapter President

AMA Puget Sound, a 501(c)3 non-profit volunteer-led professional association, is inviting the overall marketing community to explore its new website. The new site has been designed to offer a better user-friendly experience with improved navigation and functionality while allowing visitors to see the benefits of AMA Puget Sound (AMAPS) involvement can offer. This has been a passion project for almost a year. The goal was to better align our website appearance and functionality with that Read More…

Member Spotlight

Meet Alexis Neel Member Name: Alexis Neel Member Since: 2019 Job Title: Digital Marketing Supervisor Company: NAES Corporation Why did you decide to join AMA Puget Sound? I recently moved to the Seattle area and want to meet other marketing professionals for networking and mentorship opportunities as I move into the next phase of my marketing career. What’s one of your favorite AMA events and why? The Mingle Bells or holiday party in my last chapter Read More…

Volunteer Spotlight

Meet Rebecca Adler 1. Why did you decide to become a volunteer with AMA Puget Sound? Rebecca first joined the AMA in the summer of 2003 when she moved to New Jersey without a job or a local network. Through volunteering she simultaneously was able to create a network, cultivate relationships, and build on her marketing skills. Not long after, she got her first job through her contacts on the AMA board 2. What do Read More…