Shelly Short, director of hospitality, American Marketing Association, Phoenix Chapter, was named Star Member of AMA Phoenix for June 2018.
Short has volunteered with the Special Events and Programming Teams at AMA Phoenix and was recently involved in helping organize the organization’s largest event of the year—Spectrum Awards, presented at Sun Studios of Arizona, Tempe, May 10, 2018. Short has been an AMA member since 2015.
“Shelly keeps all our events running smoothly every month. I don’t know what we would do without her,” Anna Brice, vice president of programming, AMA Phoenix, said. “She is extremely organized, ensuring all that needs to be done before, during and after each event is completed. As a result, AMA Phoenix events are always a pleasant experience for attendees and worry free for everyone else. We are lucky to have Shelly as a board member and hope that she knows how much we appreciate all she does.”
Short has more than 25 years of experience in project management and marketing with an emphasis in post-secondary education. She is the creative director for StrataTech Education Group, Phoenix, which manages Tulsa Welding Schools in Oklahoma, Florida and Texas, and for The Refrigeration School, Inc. in Arizona.
She has earned an MBA in marketing from Regis University and bachelor’s degrees in business administration and marketing from University of Phoenix.
Short enjoys traveling and photography.
The AMA Phoenix Star Member of the Month Program was created to promote and retain AMA Phoenix membership, encourage upcoming leaders and recognize high-performing active members who give back to AMA Phoenix. Executive leaders of the AMA Phoenix board of directors nominate candidates as Star Members.
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