Associations & Networks
People always say it's not what you know, but who you know. Getting involved with one or more of these organizations is a great way to start making connections. Whether you attend a real-world event hosted by an "official" association, or just hang out on a digital Q&A forum; it's all about joining in the conversation. See you there!
American Marketing Association - An international organization, the AMA serves all levels of marketing professionals -- from executives to students.
Association of National Advertisers - Leads the marketing community by providing its members insights, collaboration and advocacy. ANA's membership includes 400 companies with 9000 brands that collectively spend over $100 billion in marketing communications and advertising.
Association of Strategic Marketing - The Association of Strategic Marketing (ASM) is dedicated to the enhancement of the marketing profession. ASM is committed to the specific educational and developmental needs of its members.
Business Marketing Association - The BMA is the leading professional resource for business-to-business marketers and communicators.
Direct Marketing Association - The DMA is the leading global trade association for business and nonprofit organizations that use and support multichannel direct marketing tools and techniques.
International Association of Business Communicators - IABC is an international organization for people in corporate, marketing and employee communications.
New England Direct Marketing Association - Oldest regional direct marketing association in the country. NEDMA supports the use of – and innovation in – all forms of direct marketing media, from direct mail to interactive, advertising, broadcast, telemarketing and more.
Web Marketing Association - WMA is made up of marketing, advertising, public relations and web design professionals who have helped set a high standard for Internet marketing and web development.