AMA | Rochester Collegiate Relations

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AMA Rochester Collegiate Relations 4th Annual Collegiate Conference will be held on February 24th at Brook Lea Country Club. The conference is supported and sponsored through funding from Niagara University – College of Business Administration, Rochester Institute of Technology – Saunders College of Business, St John Fisher College – School of Business, SUNY College at Brockport – School of Business Administration, Morgan Stanley and Merlin Digital Printing Solutions. The Conference also received in kind support from Brook Lea Country Club, Panther Graphics, Hamilton AV Inc. and Roc-Euro.

The conference provides a forum for the students to engage in a conversation with a wide range of experienced professionals. The students attending the conference are from the sponsoring Colleges and University.

The morning session keynote speakers are Lauren Dixon – CEO Dixon Schwabl and Tom Proietti Resident Scholar in Media at St John Fisher College. Merlin Digital Printing Solutions is this year’s sponsor for Student Marketing Campaign Competition.

The afternoon session provides the students interview opportunities for internships and full time employment attending Companies are Butler/Till, Roberts Communications, Northwestern Mutual, Enterprise Holdings, Dixon Schwabl, The Verdi Group, and CGI Communications. Additionally, there will be experienced Career/Resume Advisors from Dixon Schwabl, Relph Benefit Advisors, and The Marketing Collaborative, LLC. Sponsoring Colleges and University Staff Representatives will be available to discuss Transfer, Undergraduate, and Masters Programs.

Second year students from Finger Lakes Community College and Genesee Community College Business Programs will be attending the conference to learn about the sponsoring colleges’ business programs and network with the sponsoring colleges’ students.

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Russ McDonaldRuss McDonald, AMA | Rochester
VP Collegiate Relations, Conference Organizer