Students interested in careers in marketing may be interested in the following professional associations.
Canadian Institute of Marketing
205 Miller Drive, Georgetown, ON
Phone: (905) 877-5369
International Institute of Marketing Professionals (IIMP)
The CMMP® (Certified Marketing Management Professional) designation is the result of work conducted by marketing professionals and academics representing 192 countries. It is a globally-recognized and well respected measure of professional and academic excellence in the practice of marketing. This program recognizes the perseverance, dedication and competence of successful marketing professionals all around the world. Those who earn the CMMP® demonstrate a deep, yet broad knowledge of marketing. It denotes high professional, educational and ethical standards in marketing and is valuable to those practitioners who earn it, to the clients and organizations they represent and most importantly to the marketing profession itself. Learn more: http://www.theiimp.org/cmmp-designation/
International Institute of Marketing Professionals (IIMP®) is an independent not-for-profit professional organization, which develops and advocates international standards within the marketing field. IIMP® is a pioneer in its leadership and strategic approach towards developing the Internationally Accepted Marketing Standards™ based upon Generally Accepted Marketing Principles™ and Practices in the field of marketing. The IIMP's global network consists of marketing academicians, consultants and practitioner in 192 countries. learn more: http://www.theiimp.org
The designations issued by professional associations can further enhance your career potential.
Certified Marketing Management Professional (CMMP®) designation
Graduates from the Marketing Diploma Program are entitled to enter Associate CMMP® program for international certification.