American Marketing Association of Philadelphia and
Center for Executive Education at Temple University’s Fox School of Business
Announce Unique Partnership
The two organizations are teaming up to offer local marketers new opportunities
to enhance their education and further their careers.
(Philadelphia, PA – May 9, 2017) – The Philadelphia Chapter of the American Marketing Association (AMA Philadelphia) is pleased to announce a new partnership with the Center for Executive Education at Temple University’s Fox School of Business. Through the partnership, AMA Philadelphia members will now be eligible to receive a special scholarship to reduce tuition fees by 5% when accepted into the Fox School’s Executive MBA program. In addition, the Center for Executive Education will collaborate with the AMA chapter to host educational events, including a special workshop open to the Philadelphia marketing community later in 2017 (details to be released soon).
“We’re very excited about the partnership with Fox. Their Executive MBA program is top-notch, and will now be more accessible to marketers in the Philadelphia region seeking to further their careers,” states Kelly Raible, president of the AMA Philadelphia Chapter. “The partnership also gives local marketers added incentive to join our AMA community. We’re pleased to continue adding value to the membership experience, and believe the Executive MBA tuition scholarship will offer a new way for our members to access quality education and learning opportunities.”
“Our Center for Executive Education has a reputation of leveraging interactive technologies and delivering quality educational opportunities to leaders and executives in Philadelphia,” said Dr. Michael Rivera, managing director of the Center for Executive Education at the Fox School of Business, and academic director of Fox’s Executive MBA programs. “This partnership with the American Marketing Association is no exception, and we are delighted to work with AMA to provide improved access to our renowned educational offerings and a tuition reduction to our nationally ranked Executive MBA program.”
The Fox School of Business is well-recognized for its high-ranking degree programs. The school’s Executive MBA program is ranked #1 in Philadelphia by The Economist, and ranked #6 in the country for three-year salary increases by The Financial Times. The Fox Executive MBA is an accelerated 16-month program for working professionals, with live classes conveniently held in Center City one weekend per month. The program is now accepting applications for its July 2017 cohort. To learn more about the Fox Executive MBA, visit http://www.fox.temple.edu/cms_academics/mba-ms/executive-mba.
About AMA Philadelphia
Nearly 500 professional marketers across the tri-state region are members of the Philadelphia Chapter of the American Marketing Association. AMA Philadelphia fosters a robust and engaged community of professionals, bringing marketers at all career levels, across a variety of industries, together with thought leaders, experts, and peers. Established in 1931, AMA Philadelphia was one of the founding chapters of today’s American Marketing Association, the professional association of choice for over 30,000 individuals leading the practice, teaching, and development of marketing worldwide. AMA Philadelphia prepares today’s marketers for tomorrow’s opportunities. For more information, please visit www.amaphiladelphia.com.
About the Fox School of Business at Temple University
Established in 1918, the Fox School of Business at Temple University is the largest, most-comprehensive business school in the Greater Philadelphia region, and among the largest in the world, with more than 8,500 students, more than 200 full-time faculty, and more than 65,000 alumni worldwide. Accredited by AACSB International — a distinction held by less than 5 percent of the world’s business schools — the Fox School offers BBA, Online BBA, Global MBA, Part-Time MBA, Executive MBA, Online MBA, Specialized Masters, and PhD programs, and an Executive Doctorate in Business Administration, on campuses throughout the world.