Marketing Club

Our Team

Chris Meyering

VP of Communications
Gentrix Obiero

VP of Strategic Partnerships
Fareed Huda

VP of Events
Matt Wu

VP of Recruitment
Charles ‘Wilkins’ McLaughlin

About The Marketing Club

Who We Are

We are a club comprised of professionals and graduate students interested in the marketing industry. Our mission is to make the club the most valuable resource for students interested in the marketing industry. The club’s 2014-2015 cabinet is excited to provide its members with an array of activities and events that will allow the club to achieve its mission. We have initiated a tie-up with American Marketing Association for a nation-wide network. Additionally, the club provides education programs that foster direct learning from current leaders in the field, workshops, and a career resource guide to better prepare students for the recruiting process, and mentorship events. Marketing Club seeks to connect our members with the local area businesses to meet their marketing needs.


  • Our Members will be receiving special access to AMA Houston’s Job Referral Newsletter monthly.
  • Interested in a leadership role? We’re recruiting:


Annual Interactive + Marketing Career Fair by HiMA and C.T. Bauer College of Business

Looking for a digital and/or marketing job or internship in Houston? Meet up with some of the best companies in town. Candidates, find more information here or register now to attend. The career fair will have employment Opportunities: Full-Time, Part-Time, Internship Opportunities, Entry Level and Mid-Level. The company profiles include Marketing & Advertising Agencies, Technology Companies, Recruiting Agencies, Search Engine Specialists, and Corporate Marketing & Communications.

When: March 26, 2015, from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm

Where: UCBB 3rd Floor, C.T. Bauer College of Business, University of Houston

Networking Social with Rice Marketing Club and Rice MBA students

Bauer MBA Society Marketing Club will be collaborating with Rice Marketing Club for this Networking Event. The event will be focused on networking between the two clubs to increase our network in the marketing strategy world.

When: TBD

Where: TBD

AMA Houston, Networking Happy Hour – Every 3rd Thursday of the month

AMA Houston is holding a Networking event for members and non-members. This would be a great opportunity to connect, meet, mingle and build your marketing contact list at every level. This is a complimentary AMA event, No RSVP necessary, you can also invite your friends and colleagues to this event. For more information please log onto:



Marketing Panel with Rockwell Career Center

Marketing Panel with Rockwell Career Center. Students learned about careers in Marketing. There were marketing professionals to share their story on how they have used their MBA degree for a rewarding career in Marketing. The event featured the following prominent speakers:

  • Gerrit von Wenckstern – Manager of Marketing/Communications, Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital
  • Laurel McConn – Marketing Manager (Oil & Gas), Deloitte
  • Derek M. Brown – Director of Business Development & Marketing, Mercedes-Benz of Sugar Land
  • Christine Marinas – US Regional Marketing Coordinator, Weatherford
  • Stacy Levicky Richards – Marketing Manager (Subsea Systems), FMC Technologies

Marketing Forum

Marketing Forum. Students have the opportunity to learn about marketing industry leaders expertise, ask questions, and network. The forum featured the following prominent speakers:

  • Ann Avery – Director of Marketing, HP
  • Scott Kortright – Director of Marketing, Entrance
  • Joel Tarver, Director of Marketing, Baker Hughes
  • Thomas Guerrero – Creative Director, Love Advertising
  • Zach Doty – Digital Marketing Specialist at Forthea

Speaker Event: Mr. Phil Morabito, CEO Pierpont (

AMA UH Houston Chapter and Bauer MBA Society collaborated for this speaker event. Pierpont is the largest independent PR agency in the Southwest serving clients regionally, nationally and globally. Students learned about his experience in public relations and marketing.

Sales and Marketing Career Fair organized by PES

Program for Excellence in Selling (PES) is organizing Sales and Marketing Career Fair.



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