There’s always something going on with Charleston AMA. From our monthly luncheons and annual awards program to our casual socials and coffee talks, you’ll find plenty of ways to connect with other marketing professionals in the Charleston region. Monthly luncheons are the first Thursday of each month at the Harbor Breeze Restaurant, 176 Patriots Point Road in Mount Pleasant.

2015 Upcoming Events

December Signature Luncheon: Build Your Credibility Online through Impression Management

Thursday, December 3, 2015 from 12 p.m.- 1:30 p.m.
Harbor Breeze • 176 Patriots Point Road • Mount Pleasant, SC 29464

Build01aJoin us for our monthly Signature Luncheon with Shauna Mackenzie, Founder of Best Kept Self, to learn how you can build your credibility online through impression management.

These days, your first impression often happens online. Your credibility is determined within mere seconds of viewing your social media profiles, your website, or reading your bio. Do more for yourself and your business by understanding and implementing simple but powerful personal branding strategies. Learn about the four most impactful strategies for boosting perceived credibility online and get action steps for making crucial changes to your online image.

  • Get the researched and proven methods that successfully boost online credibility
  • Learn what strategies the most successful influencers are using to showcase their expertise
  • Get concrete implementation steps to enhance these tactics online

LWP_2070 copyAbout Shauna: Shauna is the founder of the Studio for Image Professionals and Best Kept Self, with expertise in service-based business coaching, digital content marketing, and personal branding. She has a Master of Arts degree form Gonzaga University in Communication and Leadership and a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Iowa in Communication Studies paired with an Entrepreneurship Certificate from the Tippie College of Business at Iowa. She is a 40 Under 40 award recipient and also named one of Charleston’s Influential Women in Business. Her tips on entrepreneurship, personal branding, and image consulting have been featured in publications like Huffington Post, Fast Company, among others.


toys-for-tots-logoThis holiday season, the Charleston AMA will be supporting Toys for Tots and would like everyone’s help in making the holiday season a little brighter for area children in need. Every child deserves a little joy with a toy! Help spread the joy this holiday season by bringing an unwrapped gift to our next luncheon on Thursday, December 3rd.

If you can’t attend the December luncheon, The Brandon Agency will have two collection boxes, so please drop your gift off at 51 Broad Street at your convenience. The Charleston AMA will deliver all donations to Toys for Tots on Friday, December 4th. Thanks for your support and for helping to #sharethejoy!


Thank you to our Annual Sponsor!

Refund policy: Because of our commitment to speakers, venues and other attendees, please review our refund policy. A full refund of your registration fee will be issued if we cancel an event. A full refund of your registration fee will be issued if you notify us by phone or email at least 3 business days before an event begins. No refunds will be issued on the day of an event, regardless of attendance.

If you’d like to suggest a topic or speaker for one of our luncheons, please contact our programming committee.

If you’d like to host or sponsor an event, please contact Ted deLoach, director of sponsorship.