FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

American Marketing Association Hawaii Announces 2015-2016 Board of Directors

HONOLULU, HAWAII (July 30, 2015) — The Hawaii chapter of the American Marketing Association (AMA Hawaii) has announced the 2015-2016 board of directors. The directors are from the local marketing community and were elected to lead AMA Hawaii in its efforts to support their marketing colleagues.

“This year’s board of directors are a passionate group of volunteers representing various companies in the state,” said Malia Zannoni, AMA Hawaii president. “We look forward to providing mentorship, innovative resources and networking opportunities to Hawaii’s marketing community.”

The AMA Hawaii 2015-2016 board of directors are:

  • President: Malia Zannoni (Field Marketing Manager, Starwood Hawaii)
  • President-Elect: Marichris Diga-Lazo (Owner, Co-Curate)
  • Immediate Past President: Lisette Gonzalez (Marketing Communications Officer, Bank of Hawaii)
  • Secretary:Zanette Choy (Senior Account Executive, Core Group One)
  • Treasurer: Gordon Tom(Assurance & Advisory Services Manager, KMH LLP)
  • Membership: Crystal Yamasaki (President, Crystal Clear Communications) and Kim Yuen (Marketing Director, Bay View Mini-Putt and Zipline)
  • Sponsorship: Samantha Tsui (Account Executive, Becker Communications, Inc)
  • Communications: Gina Baurile (Advertising Manager, American Savings Bank)
  • Collegiate Relations: Chaslee Ikawa (Marketing and Communications Coordinator, USS Missouri Memorial Association)
  • Internet: Wilbur Wong (Digital Communications Manager, Becker Communications, Inc)
  • Additional Board Members: Jaclyn Hawse (Director of Communications & Business Development, USS Missouri Memorial Association), John Tapper (Digital Marketing Manager, American Savings Bank), and Casie Bui (Marketing Manager, Aloha Petroleum)

About AMA Hawaii

The American Marketing Association (AMA) is the largest marketing association in the United States. It is a professional association for individuals and organizations involved in the practice, teaching and study of marketing worldwide. It is also the source that marketers turn to every day for information/resources, education/training and professional networking. AMA members are connected to a network of experienced marketers nearly 40,000 strong and include leading marketing academics, researchers and practitioners from every industry. The AMA Hawaii professional chapter was established in July 1970.

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