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AMA Member of the Month: Damian Foley

The new year calls for new beginnings, and starting this month, AMA PDX is bringing its newest members to the spotlight. This month’s AMA Member of the Month is Damian Foley, Assistant Director of Marketing Communications at the UO Alumni Association. Having joined AMA in December 2016, Damian is a newcomer to the PDX chapter. Read More…

Meet the Non-Profit: Disability Art and Culture Project

As part of our Community Outreach Program, we’ve partnered with the Disability Art and Culture Project (DACP). This amazing non-profit organization works to further the artistic expression of people with both apparent and non-apparent disabilities. DACP views disability as a natural variation of the human form. They work to accomplish their mission by supporting the Read More…

How to Deliver Legendary Customer Experiences

Our February luncheon was all about love… customer love, that is! Jill Nelson, President of Ruby Receptionists, gave attendees an insightful presentation on what it takes to create outstanding customer experiences that result in customer loyalty. The Ruby Receptionists mission statement is to create real, meaningful, personal connections in today’s increasingly technology focused virtual world. Read More…

We’re getting a new look and feel!

It’s time to say goodbye to the AMA’s old “wishbone” logo, and hello to a new look and feel! In case you missed it, the American Marketing Association has undergone a rebrand, which includes a new brand identity and logo. This rebrand represents the AMA’s commitment to being a relevant voice shaping marketing around the Read More…

Guest Blog: Webdesign Case Study

Part of the power of AMA is the potential to share case studies, successes, tactics, and processes with one another so that the marketing community of Portland as a whole can benefit. Today we’d like to share a case study with you of the award-winning web development work that digital marketing consulting firm, GRAYBOX, did Read More…

December Volunteer of the Month: Megan Armand

  What is your role in the AMA? My role in AMA PDX is Community Outreach Program Co-Chair. How long have you been volunteering for the AMA? I joined the AMA in November 2015 as a way to connect with creative, marketing professionals and started volunteering less than a year ago. What is your favorite thing to Read More…

Gain some insta-love from Instagram

  By Melissa D. Jones Instagram is a really good place for creatives or product focused businesses to gain a following because it’s a visual medium. There are many successful brands that sell from Instagram. First they build up a following and then they start to sell their wares every few posts. It works really well Read More…