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The Mission of the American Marketing Association (AMA) University of Houston-Downtown (UHD) Chapter is to strengthen members’ marketing knowledge and practical experience by exposing students to real-world marketing through professional development events, social networking activities and community service projects. AMA collegiate members put classroom theory into practice.

As an AMA UHD collegiate member, you will receive many benefits, including:

  • Career resources;
  • Professional development opportunities;
  • Planning, implementing and measuring the outcomes of chapter events;
  • Participation in marketing competitions; and
  • Access to marketing professionals worldwide through AMA's own social network. 

With more than 270 AMA collegiate chapters across the USA, Canada, and Puerto Rico; AMA UHD is part of the multi-tiered American Marketing Association, which has two larger divisions: Practitioners (business professionals) and Academics (faculty members).

Plus, when you join the AMA UHD collegiate chapter, you will automatically get membership with AMA Houston, the nation's largest professional chapter.

About AMA Houston 

The Houston Chapter of the American Marketing Association has been serving marketing professionals for over 50 years, organized as the Houston Business Forum in 1949 and affiliated with the AMA effective July 1, 1954.

AMA Houston is the area’s premier professional marketing organization and currently the nation’s largest chapter. AMA Houston provides marketers the ability to remain competitive in today’s business environment through networking events, special interest groups and real-world educational programs.

Named Chapter of the Year in 2003-2004, 2005-2006, 2007-2008, 2008-2009 and 2009-2010, AMA Houston serves more than 1,100 members with diverse marketing expertise from a variety of industries.

For more information about the Houston chapter of the AMA, visit

About The American Marketing Association

The American Marketing Association, one of the largest professional associations for marketers, has more than 38,000 members worldwide in every area of marketing. For over six decades, the AMA has been the leading source for information, knowledge sharing and development in the marketing profession.

Last updated 10/12/2020 6:03 AM