2017-2018 Calendar of Activities

Marketing EDGE 2017-2018 Calendar of Activities



No other Marketing EDGE activity signifies such a unique partnership and host of opportunities as the Corporate Leadership Program. You and those in your organization have unique access to three key groups served by Marketing EDGE: Students, Academics and fellow Corporate Leaders. As we kick off the 2017-2018 school year, the Marketing EDGE Team thanks you again for being among our top sponsors.  To see the full list of sponsors joining you in this special group, click here.

Below is a list of fall (and some spring) activities planned, in hopes that you’ll join us for some (or all… as we work together to deliver on our vision to launch the next generation of marketing leaders. 

STUDENT-Related Activities

2017-2018 Intern and Entry-Level Positions: Submit your job descriptions to Terri Herschlag, THerschlag@marketingEDGE.org as you confirm your plans.

Student Career Forums

  • New Orleans, LA | Monday, October 9, 2017
    At DMA &THEN | New Orleans, LA | Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, Rooms 238-239
    Keynote/Fireside Chat: 10:00am – 12:00pm | Jim Fosina, Founder & CEO, Fosina Marketing Group
    RSVP: by October 2 
  • New York City | Friday, November 3, 2017
    Fashion Institute of Technology, 227 West 27th Street, Pomerantz Building, Great Hall
    Company Networking: 8:30am – 9:15am
    Keynote/Career Panel: 9:20am - 12:15pm

Exclusive Afternoon Session: 2:00-4:00pm

RSVP: (Afternoon Session) by October 9th | (Morning Session) by October 23rd

CONTACT: For more information and to register, contact
Terri Herschlag THerschlag@marketingEDGE.org, 212-790-1431

Collegiate Summit | New York City | June 3-6, 2018

Planning for the 2018 program is underway as we prepare to bring top students from across the country for this highly competitive program. Stay tuned for more information.

Collegiate ECHO Judging: Evaluate student marketing campaigns online in our national student marketing challenge, sponsored this academic year by Fossil.

Sign up here or contact Jeff Nesler at JNesler@marketingEDGE.org

ACADEMIC-Related Activities

Marketing EDGE Summit |  New Orleans, LA | Ernest N. Morial Convention Center | October 7-8, 2017

Bridging the worlds of business and academia, this marketing academic conference, held in conjunction with DMA &THEN, showcases unbiased teaching and research information on digital, database, social media, interactive and direct marketing.

  • Saturday, October 7 Panel Speakers: CMO of United Way Atlanta, Consilient Corporation, an AI-focused corporation headed by past Wunderman Vice Chairman and Chief Client Officer, and Georgia Swarm (Lacrosse World Champions) Co-Owner and President. A Networking Reception follows.
  • Sunday, October 8 Luncheon and Keynote | Andrew Malcolm, CMO, Evernote.

Sign up here using complimentary “discount code” COMP2017 or contact Jeff Nesler for further details at JNesler@marketingEDGE.org

Marketing EDGE Speakers Bureau: Volunteer to speak in your area of expertise at a session of a college class, marketing club and/or Marketing EDGE program.

Sign up here or contact Jeff Nesler for further details at JNesler@marketingEDGE.org


— 2018 EDGE Awards: June 5 | Tentative Date; To be confirmed soon

  • Major Awards Categories – Call for Nominations: Watch your in-box for news as we open the call; check out our archive of award winners here.
  • Rising Stars Call for Nominations: Call for nominations will take place in November/December. Watch your in-box for news as we open the call. As you consider, check out past winners here; the 2018 Award winners will be announced in early March.
  • Contact: Amy Sigona, Director of Development, ASigona@marketingEDGE.org | 212.790.1481

​Thank you for your partnership and support.

Terri L. Bartlett