MIAMI, Dec. 9, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Marketing Association (AMA) South Florida Chapter confirms 2016 appointed of Board Chairs.
With over 30,000 members worldwide, the AMA is one of the largest associations in the world and the trusted go-to resource for marketers and academics on training, tools and research insights.
The South Florida Chapter was incorporated in 1952 and has served the local community for 63 years. The 2016 appointed local board will carry on the chapter's mission of providing an environment that enriches career development for its members.
"We had put together a strong team of professionals with highly diverse backgrounds in both academia and various functional areas of business. Their expertise and commitment will lead our chapter to the next level and help us continue to serve on the mission of providing the best resources for members to expand their business and career opportunities," said Carlo Palazzese, AMA South Florida Chapter President.
The 2016 AMA South Florida Board Members are:
Lewis Greenberg, Immediate Past President
Carlo Palazzese, President
Ginna V. Peña, Communications Chair
Giano Currie, Collegiate Relations Chair
Daniela Pitts, Corporate Relations Chair
Yanyn San Luis, Membership Chair
Laura Chavez, Programming Events Chair
Yasmine Gahed, Sponsorship Chair
Steven Friedman, Treasurer
"We are excited to come on board and bring members a full array of events, social content initiatives and exclusive discounts for 2016. We will host a monthly mix-up of Meet and Mingle Happy Hours, agency crawl workshops and roundtable discussions. We seek to connect marketing professionals in collaborative environments that will maximize learning opportunities, career growth, partnerships and innovation. With the right tools, I believe that South Florida marketing professionals will become catalysts in the advancement of our field at an international level within the next few years," said Ginna Peña, AMA South Florida VP of Communications.
To learn more about AMA South Florida, visit http://amasouthflorida.org/
SOURCE American Marketing Association