Tuesday, October 7, 2014 – Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – The American Marketing Association will present a dinner panel event hosted by its local chapter at Saint Joseph’s University on Wednesday, October 8, 2014. Among the four-member panel of marketing professionals will be Saint Joseph’s University alum, Charles L. Carfagno, Jr., Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer of MediaMark Spotlight, Inc.
“Our American Marketing Association at Saint Joseph’s University Chapter is enthused about our upcoming panel dinner event. It should be an enjoyable evening for everyone and informative for all members, especially our senior marketing majors. We’re pleased to have Charles Carfagno participate as one of our marketing experts, and also as a graduate of Saint Joe’s,” said Giuliana Carella, President, American Marketing Association.
The dinner panel event is designed to serve student attendees by the answering of questions and sharing of insights only everyday business experience can offer. This forum will be a rare opportunity for the students to socialize with and present candid questions to accomplished marketing executives.
“It’s a genuine honor and privilege to be invited to participate as a panelist at the American Marketing Association Dinner Panel on October 8th. I thoroughly enjoy connecting with young people, as well as sharing my experiences with them. That the event happens to be at my beloved Alma Mater makes it all the more personal and sweet for me,” Carfagno said.
Gina Ferraro, CEO of MediaMark Spotlight shared, “Charles Carfagno truly is a world-class marketing professional. He possesses the most unique array of skills I have come across in my 30 years of owning and running my own marketing business. Charles brings a rare blend of strong leadership along with keen analytical, creative, strategic, and communications skills that is unsurpassed. Above all, it will be Charles’ passion and genuine desire to serve the students’ best interest that will make him a bona fide asset to the upcoming dinner panel event.”
Added Dr. John Lord, Marketing Professor at Saint Joseph’s University, “Charles was a passionate and dynamic student leader while an undergraduate at SJU, as well as one of my favorite students; so, I am not the least bit surprised by the marketing and professional excellence he has achieved. He recently presented on the topic of ’21st Century Marketing’ to two of my marketing classes. His profound marketing knowledge, business insights, passion and ability to connect with my students were all certainly impressive. I am proud he is both my colleague and friend. I’m looking forward to being at the dinner panel event on October 8th in support of both Charles and the students.”
“I’m really excited about this event and the opportunity to help enlighten the students,” Carfagno said. “They are coming closer and closer to their time as marketing professionals. My hope is to leave them more aware and energized about the prospects of building their respective careers in this exciting field. It should be a fun night.”
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