The American Marketing Association, one of the largest professional associations for marketers, has 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.
The Kansas City American Marketing Association (AMA-KC) is a professional society of nearly 300 advertising, marketing, research, and sales executives with an interest in the practice, study, and teaching of marketing.
The AMA-KC is the best source for professional training and development opportunities for local marketers, businesses, and organizations in the Greater Kansas City Area, creating up-to-date, compelling, and practical programs of interest both to the general membership and to those in specialized subfields.
The AMA-KC principal roles are to assist in the personal and professional development of members and to advance the science and ethical practice of the marketing discipline. In keeping with this mission, the AMA-KC strives to build awareness and knowledge of cutting-edge trends in marketing, to provide members with opportunities to build relationships with other marketing professionals, and to provide members with opportunities for leadership. AMA-KC also reaches out to students and professors in the academic community through its collegiate programs, ensuring a strong link between marketing theory and practice.