Jones elected president of Atlantic Marketing Association
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HAMMOND – Michael Jones, professor of marketing and supply chain management at Southeastern Louisiana University, has been elected president of the Atlantic Marketing Association.
He was elected at the organization’s recent annual meeting in Charleston, S.C., for professionals in the academic marketing field, where faculty from 60 colleges and universities in 26 states presented papers. The organization is comprised of more than 100 members from throughout the nation.
As president, Jones will oversee the organization’s annual conference scheduled next year in Williamsburg, Va., and will play an integral role in launching the group’s new publication, “The Journal of the Atlantic Marketing Association.”
A former president of the Baton Rouge Transportation Club and the Baton Rouge affiliate of the National Association of Purchasing Managers, Jones is a recipient of the university’s President’s Award for Excellence in Teaching.