Allison Alachniewicz and Jamey Brainer, from Pacific, is coming to our meeting to share their experiences at this company! Allison Alachniewicz is the Director of Marketing and Jamey Brainer is the Director of Strategy.
If you would like to learn more about Pacific, please click here.
Gregg Anderson will be joining us this Tuesday to share his role as the Co-Founder and CEO of 41 Orange. 41 Orange is a venture-backed inbound marketing agency that believes in helping companies modernize their sales and marketing programs. They create inbound campaigns geared towards accomplishing your goals and helping your business grow.
If you would like to learn more about 41 Orange, please click here.
Scott Robinson from Freshform guest speaking in AH 3110.
About Scott Robinson
Fun Fact- Sat on the board for San Diego AMA from 2016 to 2017
More Info- Scott is the founder and President/CEO of FreshForm (www.freshform.com), a design and innovation agency, specializing in Technology, Higher Education, Financial and Health & Wellness brands. He has been in the field of advertising & marketing (in-house and agency) for nearly 20 years and at the helm of FreshForm since 2001. He is a recovering user interface designer, and now lead user experience strategy, usability studies and client relationship development for our growing digital agency. He is intensely interested in the intersection of marketing and consumer behavior in the digital age.
Courtney Koscheka from the San Diego Symphony guest speaking in AH 3110.
About Courtney Koscheka
Fun Fact- Was an AMA Member at SDSU
Agency Tour at VITRO hosted by Marc Wilson. Make sure to sign up HERE to RSVP for the tour and reserve your spot for carpooling (or sign up to drive others!). For those carpooling with us, please meet in front of KPBS at 4pm. And don't forget to join us afterwards for dinner at Liberty Public Market!
Vitro is a 'serial problem solver' that takes the role of thought leadership partner and chief creative architect, creating innovative business solutions that help some of the world's most admired brands dominate their industries and change the world, in ways big and small. They seek the new, uncharted, never been done before. They solve the toughest issues with new and forward thinking smarts and craft. They are not defined by one mode of output but are fluent in many. They believe that you should treat your product as your best marketing. Treat marketing as a product extension. Add value to your users, turning them into 'brand volunteers' that act as your best marketing channel. EVERY SINGLE AOR CLIENT in their entire history HAS GAINED MARKET SHARE WITHIN 12 MONTHS of working with them.
Reid Carr from Red Door Interactive guest speaking in AH 3110.
About Reid Carr
College- University of Oregon
Major- Journalism and Communication, Advertising
Fun Fact- Has held a TedTalk about the “Jerk Free Workplace”
More info- Has focused on multi-channel, integrated marketing for nearly 20 years. Now, Red Door Interactive, honored as one of the Best Places to Work by AdAge, the San Diego Business Journal and others, has grown into one of the largest independent agencies in the country representing brands such as ASICS, Nissan, Titleist, WD-40, Igloo, Thermofisher Scientific, Bosch, Shea Homes, Thermador, and many more notables.
Craig Dado from the Del Mar Thoroughbred Club guest speaking in AH 3110.
About Craig Dado
Major- General Business
BA- UC Berkeley
Fun Fact- Has only worked for Horse Racing venues (Santa Anita Park and DMTC)
Mark Weslar from Karl Strauss guest speaking in AH 3110.
About Mark Weslar
MBA- University of Indiana
BA- Colorado College
Fun Fact- Has worked for only food related companies (Frito-Lay, Coors, Nabisco/Kraft, Karl Strauss)
More Info- Mark is a dynamic marketing leader with a proven track record and broad experience.
As a marketing pioneer, Mark seeks out challenging assignments and quickly attacks the raw opportunities facing a brand......outlining bold, concise plans to accelerate growth. With extensive experience in marketing, Mark's success is driven by his keen strategic mind, collaborative leadership style and classical training gained through an MBA from Indiana University, brand management training from Kraft and sales leadership training from Frito-Lay. Mark is the VP of Marketing for Karl Strauss Brewing Company, an iconic San Diego based craft brewer of award winning beers sold throughout California. In this role Mark leads all marketing across their beer and brewpub business.
Come attend SDSU's AMA Professional Networking Night to meet and network with employers to learn and apply to internship and job opportunities!
Where: Page Pavilion in Student Services East
(Take elevator next to career services up to the 3rd floor)
What to bring: Resume
Dresscode: Semi formal professional attire
OMNI Creative Labs is a full service digital and traditional marketing agency that offers comprehensive services for all digital media support. The agency specializes in branding, marketing strategies and digital online/mobile call-to-actions development and functionalities that serve to increase revenues and meet revenue goals for their clients.
Vivi has developed & hosted several original mobile media series such as Good Choice TV, CRTV Live! and FaithTV. She is also the creator & host for 'rant n rave' - one of the first online magazine talk show series that featured news, entertainment and issues pertinent to the nation’s youth culture.
She has been speaker & panel expert, and media resources on lifestyle trends, media consumerism and marketing. Vivi has served as a producer and on-camera talent for such networks and affiliates as FOX, NBC and CBS. She has over 26 years of broadcast and production experience in news, sports & entertainment programming.