Put the Power of AMA Membership to Work for You

Join the essential community dedicated to marketers. As a member of the AMA, you gain access to exclusive networking and career development opportunities, educational resources and discounts. Grow your career and business while keeping up to date on important industry news and insight.

By joining and becoming an active AMA Hampton Roads member, you’re advancing your marketing expertise by surrounding yourself with the best of the best.

Connect with local business resources and solutions
Build mutually beneficial business relationships and connect with local business resources.

Professional development
Attend a variety of local events on the hottest topics in marketing.

Networking
Share ideas and make friendships like-minded marketers.

Special Interest Groups (SIGs)
Members-only, FREE small interactive discussion communities meet regularly to share ideas, knowledge and experiences around a common interest area with colleagues.

“In the Mix” Social Events & Special Events
Members have preferential registration and exclusive invitations.

Volunteer Opportunities
Form valuable new connections while enhancing your visibility, credibility and skill-sets.

Program discounts
Members pay significantly less for all events – speaker luncheon programs, socials and special events.

Member discounts
Members receive a complimentary LOCALS ONLY™ VIP Card. This multiple use discount card provides hundreds of dollars of savings at locally owned Virginia Beach businesses.

Inside Business will provide all of our members with a special offer on their weekly printed publication. As a member you can subscribe to Inside Business at a reduced rate of 50% off the regular price yearly price, making your subscription price $24.50! Email info@hrama.org for the Promo Code.

Innovative Resources and Tools
Members-only content through AMA.org. Resources, tools and content such as white papers, best practices, and research reports written by the most respected names in the industry.

  • Member-Only Content, explore the hundreds of the latest articles and research by topic, including white papers and best practices, plus an extensive archive.
  • AMA Marketer’s Toolkit, full of interactive templates, tools, and resources to help you in your job.
  • Webcasts and podcasts, get access to over 100 on-demand webcasts and podcasts on the latest marketing topics.
  • AMA e-Newsletters, featuring in-depth, members-only content on the latest developments in marketing.

Conferences and Training
Members receive significant discounts on all local and national AMA events. Learn from the best and brightest from a broad cross-section of industries, interacting and networking with industry leaders.

Industry Publications
Your membership includes a FREE subscription to Marketing News and another publication (specialty magazine or journal) of your choice.

Career Resources and Certification
Access to the Career Resource Center on AMA.org gives you access to hundreds of marketing job postings, career tips and strategies, interview and resume guidelines, ask the expert panel, and more.

AMA members receive 30% off the Professional Certified Marketer (PCM) program.  The PCM program gives you a tangible way to enhance your marketing skills, as well as highlight your accomplishments for prospective employers.

AMA Membership Directory Access (30,000+ Members)
There’s no other association that can connect you immediately with 30,000+ marketers.

Choose a membership designed around your current education or career focus.

The American Marketing Association (AMA) is one of the largest marketing associations in the world, with over 30,000 members who work, teach and study in the field. By becoming a member, you gain access to a vast body of marketing knowledge, high-quality training programs, the latest tools and tactics, exposure to leading-edge thinking, and opportunities to interact with marketing peers around the world.

Marketing Professional

$270 + $35 chapter dues + $30 new member application fee
For all working individuals in the field of marketing. Members may join additional chapters by paying only the additional chapter dues.

Young Professional

$120 + $35 chapter dues
For individuals for the 3 years immediately following your completed undergraduate degree. For those who were Collegiate Members prior to graduation, the first year of Young Professional Membership is FREE!

Doctoral Student


$120 + $35 chapter dues
For individuals currently enrolled in a doctoral program. Limited to 5 years.

College Student

$50 + $35 chapter dues
For full-time undergraduate students not currently employed in a full time professional position. Limited to 5 years. Additional benefit of Collegiate membership – Collegiate Members can convert to Young Professional Membership FREE for one year following graduation, a tremendous benefit during job search.

Group Membership

$255 per member (<10), AMA local chapter dues included
$230 per member (>10) , AMA local chapter dues included
Provides discounted rates for groups of 4 or more individual professionals at the same
organization (individuals can be in group together from different company locations and different cities – and may each join chapters in their home cities).

Multi-Year Membership

$395 (2 years) + $35 chapter dues + $30 new member application fee
$560 (3 years) + $35 chapter dues + $30 new member application fee
Available for professional members who wish to join for multiple years at a discounted rate.