Academy of Marketing Science®
A Message from President O.C. Ferrell
AMS is advancing marketing thought leadership globally. As President, I welcome everyone to participate in our activities, programs and publications. We welcome new officers to the Executive Council including Janna Parker as Vice President for Development, Brad Carlson as Vice President for Programs, Mark Peterson as Vice President for Membership (USA) and Patti Rossi as Vice President for Membership (International). In addition, we welcome new Board of Governor members including Linda Ferrell, Linda Golden and Nicholas Paparoidamis, to join returning members: Joe Hair, Barry Babin, Eli Jones, Adel El-Ansary, Leyland Pitt, Bodo Schlegelmilch, Jean-Luc Herrmann, Linda Price, and Dave Ortinau. Julie Moulard is now President-Elect after serving for 4 years as Vice President for Programs. We sincerely appreciate the service of outgoing officers Angeline Close and Todd Donovan; and outgoing Board members John Ford, Michel Laroche, and Rosanne Sprio. Nina Krey remains as Secretary/Treasurer and Jim Boles continues as Vice President of Publications. We would like to sincerely thank Adilson Borges for his dedication and leadership in advancing the Academy of Marketing Science as President over the last 2 years and remains on the EC as Past President.
I hope to see many of you in Porto June 27-29. We appreciate John Ford and Elizabeth Real serving as Program Co-Chairs and the excellent program that they have developed. Please browse our new website and learn more about the opportunities to be involved with AMS.
Don't forget to take a look at some of the AMS Marketing Thought Leaders videos or browse the AMS conference photos, past and present.
Announcing HMB Scholarship Opportunities for Marketing Majors and for U.S. Veterans pursuing any major. Also, up to three HMB Research Grants will be awarded, each for up to $3,000. Follow the link below for more.