Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Dr. Clinton Wins 2014 Distinguished Educator of the Year

On Thursday, December 4, 2014 Dr. Steven R. Clinton, Department Head – Marketing and Interim Associate Dean for Student Success, was recognized by the Pittsburgh Chapter of the American Marketing Association (AMA) as the 2014 Distinguished Educator of the Year. Dr. Clinton was honored at the AMA award luncheon held at the LeMont Restaurant on Mount Washington.

Lamar Advertising, one of the sponsors of the AMA event, is honoring the award winners on four electronic billboards in the Pittsburgh area for the next two weeks.

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Wednesday, September 24, 2014

First AMA Meeting is TONIGHT!

The first meeting for the American Marketing Association is tonight at 9:00pm in Business School 106. There will be free pizza provided!

There is still time to sign up! Contact Adam Etzel at and ask for an application, fill it out and bring it tonight at the meeting along with two checks, one for $47 and the other for $13 to RMU AMA.

*If you are unable to attend tonight’s meeting, bring the checks and application to Dr. Maher’s office located in Massey 228.

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Register for the Marketing Career Conference!

Dusquesne University, Chatham University, and the AMA Pittsburgh present:
“It’s Your Move!”
Marketing Career Conference
Oct 21 4p-7p

You’ve heard of “speed dating”? Imagine this concept with up to 30 Pittsburgh Marketing executives and HR professionals! Face to face time to ask questions, learn about marketing practices in their industries, and seek job opportunities. A dynamic speaker will kick off the event and a panel of professionals will wrap up with a lively Q&A. “It’s Your Move” is the right place to realize your future as a Pittsburgh marketing professional!

Where: Duquesne University Union Ballroom
How: Paid parking is available on campus. Campus is within walking distance of the Steel Plaza T stop.
Registration: $5 per student – register online

More information coming soon!!!

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Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Employment Opportunity with the MID-SHIP Group!

The MID-SHIP Group has an immediate need for an open position and they feel that a recent graduate is perfect! The company is located in Moon Twp. and currently employs 5 RMU graduates.

The MID-SHIP Group is a 3rd party logistics service company, who specializes in full supply-chain management: vessel chartering, inland transportation (barge, truck + rail), cargo surveying, warehousing, and trucking.

The position will require a well-organized individual who will ultimately manage customer/vendor contact as well as document management of critical paperwork. Duties/Skills will involve contact with internal and external customers/vendors through email, very strong computer skills with an emphasis on Excel, and the ability to work independently. Compensation commensurate with experience. The position will focus on the trucking portion in the supply chain and experience in trucking and or truck brokerage activities are a plus. This is an excellent position for recent college graduates with the potential of future opportunities.

Please submit all resumes to Richard Casoli at

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Monday, August 4, 2014

AMA Mixer Series with MAP

AMA Mixer Series with MAP

Blue Line Grill
1014 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15219

Wednesday August 13, 2014
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Unwind and network with two Pittsburgh marketing organizations: AMA and MAP. Join us at the Blue Line Grill for a fun evening of networking and socializing.

Prices (Includes 2 drinks and appetizers)
AMA and MAP Members - $25
Non-members - $30
Students - $15
(You can also pay at the door!)

Register now!

More Information: Pittsburgh AMA Events

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Wednesday, June 18, 2014

ADP Referral Opportunity

Below are details about the open positions at ADP. They are looking to hire for these positions ASAP!
If you are interested, please email your resume to Will Miley at

At ADP we are driven by your success. We engage your unique talents and perspectives. We welcome your ideas on how to do things differently and better. In your efforts to achieve, learn and grow, we support you all the way. If success motivates you, you belong at ADP.

Service Excellence is a core value at ADP. In our Small Business Services division, we are committed to providing accurate, convenient, risk-free payroll, tax processing and integrated business solutions for small businesses across the US.

Did you know that over 95% of our small business clients are not only satisfied with ADP's services but would recommend ADP to someone else? How would that kind of success impact your career?
Sales at ADP. It's what drives our global growth as a world-wide leader of workforce solutions. With us, you can achieve your best within a sales-centric, performance-oriented environment. We give you the tools to succeed, with continuous opportunities to train and advance. And as you develop the relationships that fuel our growth, you can enjoy the rewards and recognition you deserve.

As a Small Business Inside Sales Rep you will fan the flames of entrepreneurialism by:
• Our Small Business Accounts division partners with companies with 1-49 employees.
• Develop and execute a cold calling strategy to prospect targets for ADP payroll and HR solutions
• Mine existing and prospective clients for referral business
• Cross sell business outsourcing solutions to an existing client base
• Represent stand-alone products of genuine interest to customers in a designated territory

We offer:
• A competitive base salary with performance based annual increases
• Unique tiered commission structure
• Monthly bonuses just for meeting your goals
• Access to award winning 24/7 training
• Significant advancement opportunities for outstanding performers
• Bonuses, Trips, Merchandise and Lots of Fun!
• Individualized support and career coaching
... plus a highly competitive benefits package including tuition reimbursement, company stock and pension plans

69 sales reps and leaders from the Pittsburgh inside sales office went to Presidents Club this year to an all-inclusive trip to the West Indies for blowing out their numbers in FY13!
Our office is located in the Robinson area of Pittsburgh.

Experience, Skills, Academic:
To join our Sales team, qualified candidates will have:
• Bachelor's Degree required
• Recent college graduate up to a couple years of experience
*If you are a recent college graduate we are looking for someone that is striving for a career in sales, not just a job out of college. We prefer someone who has worked their way through college in a sales related position(s), was an athlete, and/or had a marketing/sales internship.
• Demonstrated cold calling sales ability, assertive, persistent, good listener
• Aptitude for acquiring selling skills and product knowledge
• Well organized with effective time management skills
• Able to work independently as well as with a team
• Mature and self-confident with the ability to work under pressure
• Must be goal-oriented; must be able to reach and exceed monthly/yearly quotas

About ADP:
We power organizations with insightful solutions that drive business success. Consistently named one of the "Most Admired Companies" by FORTUNE® Magazine, and recognized by Forbes® as one of "The World's Most Innovative Companies," ADP has over a half-million clients around the globe and 60+ years of experience as a world-wide leader of business outsourcing solutions.

ADP is an Equal Opportunity Employer; Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled. ADP believes that diversity leads to strength.

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Monday, June 16, 2014

Volunteers Needed at the Neil Walker Baseball ProCamp!

The following may qualify for credits towards your SET Transcript, check with the SET office

There are volunteers needed at the Neil Walker Baseball ProCamp at the end of the month.

When: June 30, 2014
Where: Seneca Valley High School, Harmony PA

Providing the opportunity to work on these camps to local students is a major component that they utilize to produce successful camps throughout the country. They've been successful in providing a beneficial real-world experience to students who are passionate about working in sports management, business, or a related field. To give more of an idea of what their camps entail, take a look at this video:

PROCAMPS Worldwide delivers EXPERIENCES by producing, marketing and executing unique sports camps with some of the most marketable athletes in professional sports.
PROCAMPS raises funds to provide disadvantaged kids, children with special needs and dependent children of active duty service members the opportunity to attend camp free of charge.

Volunteer Opportunity
-Camp hosted by Pittsburgh Pirates second baseman Neil Walker

Volunteer Responsibilities
-Assist in facility setup
-Assist in event tasks (registration, etc.)
-Help with during camp tasks (hydration, field set-up, goodie bag distribution)
-Maintain VIP, provide guests with the hospitality of a first class event
-Miscellaneous responsibilities
-Assist in facility “tear down”/clean-up

*If interested please forward resumes and/or questions to Jason Otto at

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