AMA Birmingham Chapter Elects New Board

BIRMINGHAM, Ala – August 4, 2016 ‐ The American Marketing Association’s Birmingham chapter announced the election of its new Officers and Board of Directors for the 2016‐2017 term. Clifton Eason of Samford University will serve as President. “I am excited about what the near future holds for AMA Birmingham and its members,” says Eason. “As we complete the Read More…

BBJ Editor Cindy Crawford Dishes News in the Ham

By Candie A. Price The Birmingham Business Journal, whose preferred moniker by most in the region is the “BBJ,”  is Birmingham’s Bible for Business.  It is the “go-to” publication for anything relating to business dealings and operations, boasting a total audience of  28,000 with 7,000 print subscribers, and a morning and afternoon digital edition of Read More…

Join the coolest group in town

If you haven’t heard, the Birmingham Chapter of the American Marketing Association are the coolest group in town! We work hard and we play just as hard and we are committed to providing value to our members through educational Power Luncheons, networking events, annual workshops, and access to a plethora of marketing tools! It’s a Read More…

5 Lessons for any stage in your life

By Candie A. Price We had the honor of having Bill Todd, President and Partner of 02Ideas, as our guest speaker for our September Power Marketing Luncheon.  We were inspired by Bill’s topic, Stumbling And Serving: a Trekker’s Guide to the C-Suite.  Bill shared his journey to the top of 02ideas, what he’s learned at the foot Read More…

Member Spotlight: Candace Broeker

Candace Broeker serves our Board of Directors as Social Media Vice Chair. We are happy to spotlight Candace and her exciting new job as Sr. Marketing and Recruiting Consultant for PrideStaff. Read More…

August AMA luncheon

By Candie A. Price The August AMA luncheon featured Keith Richards, founder of Taziki’s Mediterranean Cafe.  Richards, a former manager at Bottega’s Restaurant, vacationed in Greece in 1997 with his wife, Amy, and came back to Birmingham with a newfound passion for Greek food. In 1998 the first Taziki’s restaurant was opened with the realized goal Read More…

Gus H. Pasisis

Director-Business Development, Style Advertising, Marketing & Public Relations Spend a short time with Gus and you’ll discover behind his warm smile and friendly demeanor, he’s all about accountability, flawless execution and results. He sets the bar high for himself and those he works with, thrives on challenges and applies a “roll up the sleeves” approach Read More…

Pitch Fork

by Michael Smith When I was a teenager my cousin and I were sent to clean up the barn. It was a hot day and the work with the hay was hard. At the end of the day we were cleaning up the last of the loose hay and my cousin was using the pitch Read More…