Wednesday, February 18, 2015

AMA Case Competition Results!

Robert Morris University students Trisha Brandt, Nicole Crossman, Deidre Herge, Alexis Jones, Kyle Neff, and Marulla Quirk worked together as a team in this year’s AMA case competition. Although they are not finalists, they are semi-finalists and in the top 17 out of 80 case submissions. They will be attending the International Colligate Conference this March in New Orleans along side Dr. Steven Clinton and Dr. Jill Maher. Below is an excerpt from an AMA bulletin announcing the finalists from the competition.

AMA is pleased to announce the Finalists for the AMA Collegiate Case Competition, sponsored by vitaminwater.

The AMA Collegiate Case Competition is open to all affiliated AMA undergraduate Collegiate Chapters, and we received incredible responses to the Case question that the vitaminwater company proposed.

Finalists (All are in Alphabetical order)
British Columbia Institute of Technology
Ferris State University
Texas State University
University of Arizona– Tucson
University of Cincinnati
University of Nevada, Las Vegas
University of Pennsylvania
University of Wisconsin- Whitewater

California Polytechnic State University, Pomona
East Carolina University
Florida International University
Ithaca College
Robert Morris University
Temple University
University of South Florida
University of Wisconsin- Eau Claire

Honorable Mention

Aurora University
Cleveland State University
Harding University
Hofstra University
Liberty University
University of Maryland
North Central College
Northwood University
Providence College
Saint Joseph's University
University of Texas Pan-American
University of Wisconsin- La Crosse
University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP)

Assumption College
California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
California State University, Long Beach
California State University, East Bay
Chatham University
James Madison University
Kent State University
Pennsylvania State University
Portland State University
Southern Connecticut State University
St. John Fisher College
University of California- Santa Barbara
University of Miami
University of Missouri- St. Louis
University of Northern Colorado
University of Rhode Island
University of South Dakota
University of Wisconsin- Milwaukee

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Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Job Opportunity at Industrial Scientific

The Marketing Team at Industrial Scientific is looking for an experienced marketing communications specialist who can help us achieve their vision of ending death on the job in this century. If you have experience executing communication programs in a business-to-business environment, and want to use that experience to truly make a difference, then this role might be perfect for you!

The Marketing Communications Specialist is responsible for the development of all corporate communications including press relations, articles and publications, social media, and content to be used in marketing communication/PR programs around the world. This role ensures the maximum reach and exposure of the company’s people, culture, products and services. Project planning and timely execution of all corporate communications and integrated marketing activities are critical.

For more information about this job and how to apply, click here.

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Updates from the American Marketing Association!

The first meeting of this semester will be held on February 4th at 9pm in Business Building 106.

The American Marketing Association’s annual Business Fashion Show is Monday, Feb 16 at 6pm in the Massey Theatre.

Their annual Marketing Career Fair is scheduled for Feb. 10 from 1-4pm in the International Suite at Sewall. More information about what businesses will be attending will be coming soon!

There will be two guest speakers during Business Week who are being sponsored by AMA. They are:

Monday Feb 23rd, 2:45PM, Mike Cunningham & Justin Young from Fastenal

Wednesday Feb 25th, 9:45AM, John Chrisman from The Mid-Atlantic Dairy Assoc.

**There will be opportunities to earn SET credit at the Business Fashion Show, Marketing Career Fair, and all Business Week events!

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Last Chance to Sign Up for CVS Internship Interviews!

CVS is scheduled to recruit on campus on Tuesday, February 3 for interviews in the Career Center. They are looking for students to participate in their Leadership Management Internship this summer. This is a paid internship. It is an open sign-up so please make sure your resume is on ColonialTRAK, go to On-Campus Recruiting (Sign Up), find Schedule 538 and select your interview time. Deadline to apply and schedule an interview is TONIGHT, January 28, at midnight.

If you have any questions, please contact the Career Center at 412-397-6333.

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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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