St Louis Advertising Agency Trip: Each Fall, we take members to St Louis City to tour various Advertising Agencies, Public Relations Firms, and Marketing Firms. This past year we visited Toky, Atomic Dust, Schupp Company, and Fleishman-Hillard. In past trips we have visited Moosylvania, McGowan Crain, Hoffman Louis, and HLK.
Kansas City IABC Business Communicators Summit: Each Spring, we take members to Kansas City to participate in a day long professional development event with keynote speakers and breakout sessions. Past speakers have included David Meerman Scott, Travis Wright, and Eric Morgenstern. Topics included Twitter Management, Email ROI, Real Time Marketing and PR, networking, and more.
Stephen Jackson, Moosylvania Representative: We worked with the Truman chapter of AIGA to bring Stephen to campus to talk about graphic design, branding yourself, and the transition from college to the workplace.
Anna Lewis, KC IABC Representative: Anna came to campus in Early Spring 2014 to talk about professional development and branding, business appropriate use of social media, and learning after graduation.