We celebrated our new partnership with BMA Atlanta this morning by conducting a Special Broadcast Roundtable with several members of their Leadership Team . . .
Joe Noonan, Chair of Programs
Joe Noonan is Director of Programs for the Business Marketing Association, Atlanta chapter. Joe is instrumental in planning our monthly events, enhancing our speakerâ€™s bureau as well as coordinating with his BMA team for a great â€œGame Dayâ€ experience at BMA events. Joe is the President of Proforma Corporate Printing / Promotions, a $320 million Marketing Solutions agency focusing on sales results incorporating Print, Promo and 3D Marketing Solutions for his clients. Joeâ€™s 19+ years of marketing experience highlight his primary objective â€¦ make a client look like a hero! Personally, Joe plays competitive racquetball, ALTA tennis, ice hockey and golf. Joe volunteers a lot of time coaching youth sports in the metro Atlanta area.
Steve Chalk, Chair of Communications
Steve Chalk is the Communications chairperson for BMA Atlanta and is a Social Media Specialist at IBM. Steve has managed marketing and communications initiatives in Atlanta for over 17 years. He has gone from a focus on printed communication to, at this time, a heavy concentration on digital communications. Initiatives under his guidance have included marketing, branding, and communications projects for the Georgia Institute of Technology, IBM, First Data Corporation, After Six Formalwear, Intercontinental Hotels Group, ING Financial, and MCI Worldcom, among others. Steve holds a BBA in Marketing from Georgia State University.
Martine Hunter, Secretary, Chair of Marketing
Martine Hunter is Marketing chairperson for the BMA and currently the creative director of inbound marketing at MLT Creative, an east Atlanta B2B marketing agency. She leads the agencyâ€™s inbound marketing, website, social media and public relations programs providing clients with inbound marketing solutions built around strategy, analytics and ROI. A creative, idea person, Martine began her marketing career in Los Angeles with Chiat/Day Advertising and has held marketing leadership positions with the Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association and Harland. She was also a graphic designer on the creative services team of the Atlanta Committee for the Olympic Games. Martine attended California State University at Northridge and is currently enrolled in University of Phoenix.
Erick Pennington, Chair of Sponsorships
Erick Pennington serves as the Sponsorships Chair for the Business Marketing Association, Atlanta Chapter, and has 10 years of experience in B2B marketing and business development. He is currently the Business Development Manager for The Jones Group, an Atlanta-based creative agency with a strong focus on B2B marketing. During his time at The Jones Group and previously as Project Director for an international brand consulting firm, Erick has advised clients such as Russell Corporation, DuPont, VeriFone, Coca-Cola Enterprises, AT&T Wireless, Intellinet, Stiefel Labs and CSM Bakery Products on a wide variety of branding and marketing initiatives. He began his career in the professional sports industry, working for teams in Major League Baseball and the National Basketball Association, including the Atlanta Hawks.