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The Positive Impacts of Mentorship for Young Professionals

The Positive Impacts of Mentorship for Young Professionals Mentorship is one of the main ways people in the community build their original connections. When I moved to the Reno-Tahoe area in 2015, I did not have as many connections right away as I was hoping to. Whether you meet someone at a networking event, a […]

7 Tips to Increase Tradeshow ROI:

Every company has something to sell. Whether it’s a service or a product, there are many strategies to implement: cold calls, drip email campaigns, networking events, memorable ad campaigns, etc. Tradeshows, when it comes to a marketing and sales strategy, are in a league of their own. They’re exhausting, time-consuming and typically cost a ton […]

FAFSA Awareness at TMCC: A Marketing/Communication Success Story

By Kate Kirkpatrick, Reno-Tahoe AMA, VP Communications One of the largest barriers to students attending college is the cost of the tuition and fees, and Truckee Meadows Community College offers financial aid and scholarships to assist with these expenses. But a lot of students don’t file their federal Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), […]

The Unforgiving Hunting Grounds of Digital Media

A meadow lies hushed in the late day sun. No movement or sound among the long grasses. Crouched and poised on the shadow-treed edge, the hunter scans, working his scarred fingers slowly across a heavy wood shaft… …your customer, the digital hunter on today’s web. His attention span is the prey he follows. One false […]

Calling All Volunteers!

The AMA is a non-profit whose goal is to bring marketers together and provide marketing education to the Reno-Tahoe community. There is nothing better than meeting like-minded professionals and being a part of something that makes a difference in your own community. We rely heavily on volunteers to make things happen here, including our board […]

Congratulations to the 2018 Ace Award Winners!

The Ace Awards recognizes local marketing excellence and what a night it was! Hosting the event at Whitney Peak, a new venue for the AMA, proved to bring a classy feeling to our 30th anniversary. Amazing people, a beautiful charcuterie spread, a flowing bar and a great Emcee made this evening extra special! This event […]