Reno-Tahoe Chapter American Marketing Association

The Reno-Tahoe chapter of the American Marketing Association (AMA) was founded locally in 1982, and serves as the resource for area marketers to learn, grow, and connect through opportunities that promote education and marketing excellence.

Our Vision

Marketing is becoming increasingly complex. We believe that continuous learning is important in the context of a continuously changing environment. Your Reno-Tahoe chapter endeavors to communicate new marketing trends, set a high standard for the industry, communicate the best that is known about marketing, and conduct frequent meetings for the exchange of ideas. We strive to maintain a strong, successful national presence conducting exemplary, succession-focused chapter management.

Each year the Reno-Tahoe AMA hosts:

  • Ten knowledge sharing luncheons that feature notable guest speakers and professional panels.
  • A premier half-day marketing education workshop featuring notable guest speakers and knowledge sharing activities
  • A marketing awards event known as The Ace Awards
  • A holiday mixer known as Mingle Bells
  • Quarterly networking events at rotating locations


National AMA Overview

The American Marketing Association (AMA) was established in 1937 by visionaries in marketing and academia. Today, the AMA has grown to be one of the largest marketing associations in the world, with over 30,000 members who work, teach and study in the field of marketing across the globe. As the leading organization for marketers, AMA is the trusted go-to resource for marketers and academics. We are counted on as the most credible marketing resource where our members can stay relevant with knowledge, training and tools to enhance lifelong learning and obtain valuable information and connections.

The AMA is constantly innovating and evolving, helping to shape the field as well as keep abreast of the changing global marketplace to help our members excel in their careers. No other organization provides more ways for marketers and academics to connect with the people and resources they need to be successful.