Chapter History


Explore the history of the Indianapolis AMA chapter.

We’ve been serving Indianapolis marketers for nearly a century.

Founded in 1937 (the same year the national organization was founded), the Indianapolis AMA chapter is one of the oldest chapters in the American Marketing Association.



Key moments in Indianapolis AMA history



Indianapolis chapter of AMA is founded.


1970s American Marketing Association

Ball State University collegiate chapter is founded.


2000s American Marketing Association

Indy chapter launches Facebook page and LinkedIn group.


2010s American Marketing Association

Membership surpasses 350.


Indianapolis AMA chapter partners with organizations including The Julian Center and Tatum’s Bags of Fun.


Indianapolis AMA launches chapter rebrand.


Our members enjoy

Local connections, marketing education, national resources, and marketing cred.


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