About Marketing EDGE

Marketing EDGE is the only national nonprofit of its kind solely committed to acquaint professors and college students with - and to engage and involve them in - the thriving business of marketing. Marketing EDGE is supported solely by corporations and individuals who want to give back to the community.

Marketing EDGE Overview

In a fast-changing world, Marketing EDGE is the only nonprofit in this field with a proven track record of connecting students, academics and professionals to the resources and relationships they need to see, move and stay ahead.

Our Mission: To Educate, Develop, Grow, and Employ college students in the field of marketing.

Our Vision: To Launch the Next Generation of Diverse and Inclusive Marketing Leaders.


  • For young people who commit themselves, we create real opportunities to build better lives for themselves, their families, and the community.


  • We prepare market-ready students – those who are smart, focused and driven – to work in key roles throughout the marketing field, by evolving our programs to include experiential learning and career preparation in response to what our corporate partners tell us they need


  • We are building a more diverse talent pipeline thanks to our deep relationships with universities across the country, who are helping to identify and engage some of the most diverse, dynamic student populations in our Forums, Scholarships, Marketing Challenges and Collegiate Summits. 33% of our students in our key programs are FirstGen students; 60+% are female.



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