St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) August 15, 2012
This month Steve Thomas, President of web strategy firm The Net Impact, begins his one year term serving as President of the St. Louis Chapter of the American Marketing Association (AMA St. Louis). In 2011, the AMA St. Louis Board of Directors elected Steve to succeed Christine Chamberlin,Director of Marketing for Dent Wizard International, as AMA President.
Steve Thomas, AMA St. Louis member for three years, has served the organization as Social Media Chair and recently on the Board of Directors as President Elect. As AMA St. Louis President, Thomas will oversee monthly, quarterly, and annual programming, drive new membership, and ensure a valuable experience for AMA members in the St. Louis chapter.
“It’s a great privilege to serve as the AMA St. Louis President”, said Thomas, “This is a vibrant, curious, and energetic organization, and I’m eager to continue its mission to provide the highest quality content and networking opportunities for the St. Louis marketing professionals community.”
As President, Thomas is responsible for providing leadership to the AMA St. Louis’ 300+ chapter members as well as coordinating the efforts of its 20 member Board of Directors. Chamberlin will continue to serve on the Board of Directors as the Immediate Past President.
“Steve’s passion for dynamic, cutting-edge marketing strategies has been a great asset to this organization’s leadership,” said Chamberlin, “I’m excited to see his enthusiasm continue to drive AMA St. Louis’ mission to connect and engage the marketing community here in St. Louis.”
While monthly marketing luncheons were on hiatus for the summer, AMA St. Louis returns with monthly programming on August 16th with “Hearing the Voice of the Consumer” from Lon Zimmerman. Find more information at http://www.ama-stl.org.
Steve Thomas also currently serves as President of the Missouri Venture Forum, a St. Louis-based non-profit organization designed to support the region’s entrepreneurs.
About The Net Impact®
The Net Impact®, an Internet marketing and web development and design firm, is a division of Unidev®. Since 1997, The Net Impact® has been a web development leader, empowering clients with highly creative search engine friendly websites. Professional services encompass search engine and Internet marketing solutions, Internet strategy development, training and seminars and web design. For more information on The Net Impact®, please visit thenetimpact.com, or call (636) 458-7772.
About AMA St. Louis
The St. Louis Chapter of the American Marketing Association, chartered by the national office of the American Marketing Association, is a professional society of individual members with an interest in the practice, study and teaching of marketing. The association’s principal roles are: to provide the leadership and resources necessary for the professional development of the members of the St. Louis Chapter of the AMA; to empower marketers in the St. Louis region through information, education, interpersonal relationships, career advice, and other resources that will enrich our profession and the regional economy; and to advance the science and ethical practice of the marketing discipline within a personal philosophy that is reasoned, decent and civilized. Visit http://www.ama-stl.org/ for more information.