Academic Placement Hiring Event Employer Information

Take advantage of the AMA’s Academic Placement Service to look for the ideal candidate that best suits your needs. This leading job service offers institutions the opportunity to post positions on the largest online job board for the marketing academic community and take advantage of this hiring event to interview multiple candidates over a 4-day period.   The 2018 AMA Academic Placement Hiring Event takes place August 9th - 12th at the Boston Marriott Copley Place in Boston, MA.


Position Registration for Hiring Event Option - $359


  • Online Job Posting
  • Access to Applicant Resumes and Directory  (available July 1st)
  • Access to Hiring Event (Includes: Daily Continental Breakfast, Refreshments/Snacks and Use of Lounge)​
  • ​​​​Employer and Applicant Access to Suite Numbers, Booth Numbers and Private Interview Meeting Room Numbers

​​​Position Registration for Hiring Event/Booth Option - $459
(Includes Online Job Posting and Booth Space)
Booth Space:

  • Assigned booth space for Hiring Event on Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday
  • 8x8 booth space to include table, chairs and signage
  • WiFi access
  • To reserve a booth, you must select the booth option and post your position.  Once complete, contact Bernelda Clark at the AMA at 312.542.9061 or so you can secure a booth.  

Position Registration for Hiring Event/Suite Option - $659

(Includes Online Job Posting and The Ability to Reserve a Suite)
Hotel Suite:

  • Confirmed Suite at the Marriott Copley (Please note that hotel suites are not available outside of the AMA registration system.)  You must select this option and post your position before requesting a suite.
  • All suites include a separate sleeping area and/or room.  Diagrams of suite options will be available through the AMA.
  • To reserve a suite, you must select this option, post your position and then contact Bernelda Clark at the AMA at 312.542.9061 or
  • Suites are available on a first come/first serve basis.  There is limited availability.  


Employer FAQ's​

How do I participate in the Hiring Event?  Once your position is listed your school will be automatically registered for the career fair.


What can I expect at the Hiring Event?  The hiring event hours and operating policies are found here. Once you arrive at the Hiring Event you will receive a badge which will give you access to the computer terminals and interview area.  You may have as many faculty as you like participate. 


How do I book my Booth Space?  After selecting the "booth option," contact Bernelda Clark at the AMA at 312.542.9061 or


How do I book a Hotel Suite?  After selecting the "suite option," contact Bernelda Clark at the AMA at 312.542.9061 or  Reservations for hotel suites will be made by Bernelda Clark and a confirmation will be emailed directly to you.​


How do I schedule interviews?  Interview scheduling is done on your own. You may contact the applicants directly and set up time/location. If you are interviewing in a booth or hotel suite, AMA will release those locations through a link.  (The hotel suites are assigned and released by the Marriott Copley at their discretion.  When the information is available, we will share it via link.)  There will be a printed copy of the booth and suite locations in the Academic Placement Hiring Event Area.


How do I receive access to the Employer Lounge?  Upon check-in you will receive badges/passes for your school which will allow you access to the Employer Lounge.  Continental breakfast, refreshments and snacks will be provided Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday during the program.

Conference and Hiring Event Location:

Boston Marriott Copley Place
110 Huntington Ave
Boston, MA 02116
Telephone: +1.617.236.5800​

For information and questions please contact Bernelda Clark at​.​​ ​
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 Event Schedule


Thursday, August 9th

  • Check In:  8:00a.m.–5:00p.m.
  • Orientation: 9:00a.m –10:00a.m.
    ​Interview Area: Noon – 5:00p.m.

Friday, August 10th

  • Check In: 8:00a.m.–5:00p.m.
  • Interview Area: 8:00a.m. – 5:00p.m.

Saturday, August 11th

  • Check In: 8:00a.m.–5:00p.m.
  • Interview Area: 8:00a.m. – 5:00p.m.
Sunday, August 12th 
  • Check In: 8:00a.m.– Noon
  • Interview Area: 8:00a.m. – Noon

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