For the past 75 years, the American Marketing Association has been making an impact on the marketing world through resources and expertise provided to its members. In 1982, a chapter was established in Charlotte to help bring the innovation of the organization to a vastly growing region of the country. Since then the Charlotte American Marketing Association (AMA Charlotte) has become a vital element to the national organization and the Queen City!

Boasting a roster of over 200 members, AMA Charlotte is one of the largest professional organizations in the Queen City; offering networking opportunities and educational programs bringing awareness to current trends within the marketing, digital, and communications industries.

Over the past 30 years AMA Charlotte has helped enrich professionals clout through its programming, network and knowledge. With a board and volunteers of 40+ marketeers, AMA Charlotte continues to provide an environment where marketers may connect, learn, and grow!


AMA Charlotte serves as the premier marketing membership association in the Charlotte community. The Charlotte Chapter of the American Marketing Association exists to support AMA initiatives locally while serving the special needs of our regions marketers. This commitment is designed to help local marketing professionals and businesses maximize their potential while contributing to the prosperity of our region, country, and global economy.



The American Marketing Association (AMA) is a professional association for individuals and organizations who are leading the practice, teaching, and development of marketing worldwide. AMA is the only organization, with over 75 chapters in the US and Canada, that brings together marketers, across all specialities, to collaborate and inspire one another.

The AMAs principal roles are:

Connecting: Serving as a conduit to foster knowledge sharing.
Informing: Providing resources, education, career and professional development opportunities.
Advancing: Promoting and supporting marketing practice and thought leadership.

Through relevant information, comprehensive education and targeted networking, the AMA assists marketers by deepening their marketing expertise, elevating their careers and ultimately, helping them achieve better results.


The Charlotte Chapter of the American Marketing Association is "Charlotte’s Marketing Community," the umbrella organization representing the full diversity of business sectors and marketing disciplines here, a center where marketers can connect through professional development, intellectual exchange and collaboration.

AMA Charlotte is recognized as a premier marketing organization; well known, well respected, and engaged; a valued community partner which contributes greatly to the prosperity of our region, professional advancement of our members, and improved public opinion of marketing in general.