About Our Chapter
PIEDMONT AMA is the collegiate chapter of the American Marketing Association at Piedmont College. Chartered in 2013, this student-led organization is housed in the Walker School of Business and open to all Piedmont College students interested in personal and professional development. Programs and activities of the chapter are designed to develop leadership and professional skills applicable to future career endeavors. Chapter membership includes national collegiate membership in the American Marketing Association and member access to the Atlanta professional chapter of the American Marketing Association
The mission of the Piedmont AMA Collegiate Chapter is to engage students in programs and services designed to develop leadership and professional skills applicable to future career endeavors. We accomplish this through interactions with industry professionals, hands-on experiential learning, and real world application of domain knowledge.
Piedmont AMA is funding is derived from three sources. First, are the membership fees of the student members. Second, are matching funds from the Walker School of Business. Third are supporting donations and sponsorship from area businesses and alumni. Our national AMA membership fees are subsidized with a 50/50 match from the Walker School of Business. Student engagement and experiential learning through chapter activities are recognized as a component of the Piedmont College Quality Enhancement Program (QEP).