SOURCE: American Marketing Association Houston Chapter

American Marketing Association Houston Chapter

November 09, 2012 09:10 ET

AMA Houston Announces Top Marketing Award Competition Open for Nomination

HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwire - Nov 9, 2012) - The Houston Chapter of the American Marketing Association, the area's leading marketing organization, is accepting nominations for AMA Houston's Marketer of the Year. Nominations for this prestigious award will be accepted until November 15, 2012. The Marketer of the Year program recognizes exceptional marketing by Houston-area companies, organizations and institutions. Any individual may nominate one or more companies, organizations or institutions in any of 41 industry categories. This year's awards event will be held at the Alley Theatre on March 18, 2013. 

The 41 Best of Category winners for Marketer of the Year will be selected by a vote of chapter members combined with scoring by a panel of local marketing experts and will be recognized at the March 18 awards event, during which the overall 2012 Marketer of the Year will be announced. A panel of judges composed of senior marketing professionals from outside the Houston area selects the overall Marketer of the Year from among detailed questionnaires submitted by the 41 Best of Category winners.

For information on Marketer of the Year, including a link to submit a nomination, visit and go to Events. The deadline for nomination is November 15, 2012. If you have any questions, please contact

Since 2005, the Chapter has recognized organizations or companies for their excellence in overall marketing with the Marketer of the Year award. Prior Marketer of the Year winners include Discovery Green (2011), the University of Houston Athletic Department (University of Houston Cougars) (2010), (2009), Kelsey-Seybold Clinic (2008), the Houston Zoo (2007), Weatherford International (2006), and the Houston Symphony (2005).

About AMA 
AMA Houston is the area's premier professional marketing organization and among the largest AMA Chapters in North America. AMA Houston provides marketers the ability to remain competitive in today's business environment through networking events, special interest groups and real-world educational programs. AMA Houston was named Chapter of the Year six times in the last eight years by AMA's international headquarters.