Presentation on theme: "Extending a Heritage Brand Presented by: Diane Hund, Director of Marketing Ball Horticulture Company Sponsored by:: Connecting. Informing. Advancing."— Presentation transcript:
Extending a Heritage Brand Presented by: Diane Hund, Director of Marketing Ball Horticulture Company Sponsored by:: Connecting. Informing. Advancing.
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May 17-18:B2B Social Media Workshop Dana VanDen Heuvel, Founder The MarketingSavant Group Learn to build a complete B2B multi- channel, social media enabled marketing strategy Grow your base of followers, fans, readers and engaged participants across all social media channels Align social media with the industrial Buying process Upcoming National Program Held at Aloft. Details and registration at AMAMilwaukee.org
Give a Little and Get a Lot Join the AMA Milwaukee leadership team for hors d’oeuvres and drinks at a casual, Volunteer Recruitment & Recognition Event. WHEN: Thursday, June 2 from 5:00-7:30 p.m. WHERE: Ryan Braun’s Graffito This member-only event is limited to 60 attendees and advanced registration is required. Watch for more details.
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June 21:Engaging Management and Internals in a Successful Merger Lee Berg, Vice President Marketing & John Borgen, Vice President Fraternal Catholic Financial July 19:Agency Crawl Tour local west side creative shops including Bader Rutter, Johnson Direct & GMR August 16: Excellence in Marketing: Case Study 2010 Excellence in Marketing Award Winner Upcoming Local Programs Details and registration at AMAMilwaukee.org
September 20: Marketing That Makes a Difference in Our Community Chellee Siewert, Vice President of Marketing Milwaukee Wave October 18:Making Milwaukee the Water Capital of the United States Rich Meeusen, President, Badger Meter November 15:Establishing National Brand Recognition for a Locally Developed Product Steve Hawthorne, VP & Green Coffee Buyer, Stone Creek Coffee Upcoming Local Programs Details and registration at AMAMilwaukee.org
Welcome New Members Thomas Altstiel PKA Marketing Roxanne Betts Laurie Brammer Marshall & Ilsley Corp. Jackie Fett Standard Process Inc. Linda Hall Marshall & Ilsley Corp. Jeanne Koss Marshall & Ilsley Corp. Kirk Kusick Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren S.C. MaryAnn Long Long Consulting Jodi Martin Marshall & Ilsley Corp. Ann O'Malley Marshall & Ilsley Corp. Kelley Post New Members since the April program
Welcome New Members Chris Robinson Beth Roncke TeraMedica Inc. Stacy Schoen Dave Sherman Marshall & Ilsley Corp. Amanda Smith Standard Process Inc. Geoff Strehlow Marshall & Ilsley Corp. Kurt Uecke John Verre Matt Zorn Zorn Compressor and Equipment Amy Zurich Briggs and Stratton Corp. New Members since the April program
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Leadership Team President: Susen Rasmussen bvk Secretary: Vacant President Elect: Craig Gagnon Gagnon Partnership Past President: Kelly Rudy The Paranet Group VP Finance: Dean Jones Marshall & Ilsley Corp.
Directors VP Membership: Mark Truesdell Autumn Consulting VP Special Interest Groups: Michelle Kionka MRA Vice Chair Communications: Rachel Rich Marshall & Ilsley Corp. VP Sponsorship: Kevin Scharnek 14 West VP Collegiate Relations: Mike Long STRATEC Security Corp. Vice Chair Communications: Stephen Palmer WSI Internet Consulting
AMA Milwaukee's Special Interest Groups (SIGs) are communities of AMA members and non-members who are interested in sharing ideas, knowledge and experiences with others in their field. They offer an opportunity for ongoing interaction among professionals. Membership in two SIGs is complimentary to all AMA-Milwaukee members. Non-members may participate in an AMA SIG at an annual cost of $50 per group. Special Interest Groups
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May 11:Get Inspired! 20 Examples of How Leading Edge Marketers Are Using Video at Every Stage of the Customer Life Cycle May 12: Social Media Metrics: How to Measure and Optimize Your Marketing May 17: The Center of Your Digital Marketing Strategy May 18: Social Networks: The Fabulous Collision of Search and Social May National Webcasts All Webcasts are from 12:00-1:00 p.m. CST
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