Board of Directors
"I had such positive experiences at AMA events, listening, learning, and meeting new people that I wanted to give back to this great organization. Serving on the board has given me the opportunity to really see the benefits of the AMA up close, and the people I’ve met and friendships I’ve made have been fantastic. The opportunity to serve the Marketers in Central VA is a real pleasure, and I look forward to growing in my marketing knowledge and skills along with everyone else."
Hantzmon-Wiebel, LLP: Certified Public Accountants
"I do not have a background in marketing, but I strongly believe that the ability to market an idea, a business, or one’s self is an invaluable skill in the world of business. I welcome the opportunity to learn from and network with my fellow board members and other marketing professionals."
Mary Jane Arquette
The Boar's Head
"I joined the AMA to expand my knowledge of the marketing field through their informative programs and opportunities. Through the Central Virginia chapter, I have had the opportunity to meet and work with some amazing people locally and broaden my network in ways I never imagined. Furthermore, involvement on the Board of Directors level has been imperative to my professional growth."
"I joined the AMA to keep up to date on the latest developments in marketing, both in Central Virginia and nationally. I enjoy the great mix of educational programs (both live and online) and the networking opportunities. Professional development is an important career-long effort, and the AMA is one of the best values for all things marketing. As Membership Chair, one of my goals is to help other marketers and organizations understand the many benefits and great value of membership and participation."
"As a public relations professional, I understand the importance of integrating marketing and public relations strategy for the most successful communications campaigns. I joined AMA to enhance my knowledge in the field, become better engaged in Charlottesville's creative marketing community, and have fun!"
The Ivy Group
"I joined AMA to be part of a collaborative marketing community. I look forward to meeting more of my marketing colleagues and continuing to learn about the industry through AMA events and seminars."
Gayle Harvey Real Estate
"In today’s competitive real estate market, it is important to have an effective marketing strategy in order to sell a home. As a real estate professional, I joined the AMA to have the opportunity to learn from the experts in the marketing field, both through the exceptional programs and also from the wealth of knowledge possessed by my fellow members. The fact that it is a fun group is the 'icing on the cake!'"
"I am very impressed with the group of people associated with the Central Virginia Chapter of the American Marketing Association. I feel like there are some very dynamic and rewarding relationships that can be developed through my association with the AMA."
Public Relations Consultant
"I joined the AMA to broaden my network of marketing and PR professionals in our area, further my education in the field, and promote the value of our profession to the Central Virginia business community."
Shen Valley Committee Chair
I'm excited about what is going on in the more central part of CVAAMA and want to expand the opportunities for education, networking, and community service to Harrisonburg, Staunton, and Waynesboro. Contact me if you live in these areas!