Monday, September 24, 2012

AMA Luncheon with Frank Schiffman!

NOTE: The Pittsburgh AMA sometimes offers student discounts for professional chapter events.  You are encouraged to contact them to see if such discounts are available for this event.

Join the Pittsburgh AMA for a mid-day luncheon with Frank Schiffman! Frank has over 20 years of experience with a Fortune 200 company, PPG. He will help explain, "Why a product like the iPad did NOT burn out in a committee."

Lunch Menu

First Course:
-Mixed Green Salad
Second Course:
Choice of either 
-Mushroom Ravioli, Spinach, Mushroom Sauce
-Chicken Francaise, Fettuccini Alfredo
-Fresh Fruit Tart

WHERE: Wyndham Grand Hotel
              Ballroom 3
              600 Commonwealth Place
              Pittsburgh, PA

WHEN: October 4th, 11:30am-1:00pm

Cost: $45 for members and $55 for non-members

Post written by Kelly Kane

Thursday, September 20, 2012

2nd Annual Somma Integrity First Intersection Navigating the Challenges

Not sure why ethics matters?  Trying to figure out how to handle an ethical problem?  Join us for a networking dinner where SBUS students and faculty will explore ethical dilemmas and develop action based plans for handling these dilemmas. We will also recognize our 2012 Integrity First Scholarship Recipients, announce the 2013 Integrity First Scholarship case at this event and hear remarks from Rande Somma, RMU alumnus, who has over 30 years of experience managing a Fortune 100 company, overseeing 5 technical centers, 250 manufacturing facilities and approximately 75,000 employees located across 26 countries.
SBUS 2nd Annual Somma Integrity First Intersection Navigating the Challenges
Date: Thursday, October 4, 2012
Location:  Sewall Center
Time: 5pm

Sunday, September 16, 2012

Join the AMA!

The RMU American Marketing Association is really excited to get things started for another exciting year! The American Marketing Association (AMA) has grown to be one of the largest marketing associations in the world and is constantly innovating and evolving. If you are in the marketing field or are interested in the marketing aspect of business then AMA is perfect for you. Not only does AMA look great for your professional resume, but it gives you tools that you can carry into the real world. 

RMU AMA’s theme this year is “Marketing Without Meaning is Like M&Ms without Chocolate." 

If you’re interested in learning more come to our first meeting Thursday September 20th at 9:00pm in the Pennsylvania Suite in SewallYou can also get information from our Facebook and Twitter page listed below.

You can like our facebook page at:

Follow us on twitter at: @rmu_ama 

Wednesday, September 5, 2012

Fall Internship Opportunity!

DCI/ At Home Senior Services in Coraopolis is looking for a fall intern!

Intern’s responsibilities for the semester would include but not be limited to the list below.   Interns will be working in the office approx. 10-25 hours a week.  For-credit and also non-credit internships.

Opening for a Marketing/Business/IT interns
 Responsibilities for the Fall 2012: 
  • Maintain and manage the At Home Senior Services Web site.
  • Utilize the Internet for researching specific marketing projects.
  • In house Desktop Publishing of brochures, letterhead, and business cards.
  • Assisting in developing presentations in Power Point.
  • Everyday operations of utilizing the phones, filing, and dealing with the deadlines which are common in business.
  • Create marketing programs, implement them and manage the projects.
  • Work with owners on communicating with referral sources utilizing electronic fax and broadcast e-mail programs.
  • Go out with owners to trade fairs, cold calling, and follow-up phone work.
  • Work normal business hours around your school and other work schedules.
  • Stipend pay schedule.
  • Learn how to Market / Network yourself in the business world.
If interested, please contact:

David Dietrich or Morgan Lesoski
643 Fifth Avenue ~ Coraopolis, Pa 15108