LOS ANGELES & SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--On Wednesday iMedia Communications, Inc. (@imediatweet), the leading event and publication company for marketing executives, and the Interactive Marketing Association Alliance (IMA Alliance), the national alliance of regional Interactive Marketing Association (IMA) groups, announced an expansion of their strategic partnership. Updates include new member benefits and new thought leadership opportunities.
“We’re excited to deepen our relationship with the IMA Alliance,” said Kurt Indvik, vice president, iMedia Communications. “The regional IMA communities represent many of the major voices in the brand, agency, and marketing technology space. We’re pleased to offer them even more ways to get involved in the iMedia Summits and imediaconnection.com.”
“This partnership is all about giving the IMA regional members the tools they need to lead their companies," said Lynn Ingham, Co-Founder National IMA Alliance, and Principal, Digital Talent Guide. “iMedia is an industry leader. We couldn’t be more pleased to give IMA members even more access to top-level peers and collaboration opportunities.”
The updated iMedia / IMA Alliance partnership includes exclusive discounts to iMedia Summits, opportunities for IMA leaders to participate in interviews and other thought leadership forums, and regional collaboration opportunities. (For additional details, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.)
In 2015 iMedia Summit guests will represent more than $8 billion in digital marketing spend, and the IMA Alliance will include more than 20 local chapters (including sfBIG, 212, thinkLA, TIMA, CIMA, and Austin IMA).
About iMedia Communications, Inc.
iMedia, named the top must-attend marketing conference for leaders by Forbes.com, is the leading event and media company for digital marketing, media, and advertising leaders. The hub of the imedia community is imediaconnection.com, a daily publication and discussion forum. The iMedia event portfolio includes the iMedia Agency Summit, the iMedia Brand Summit, and more. (For more information, see http://bit.ly/iMediaSummits.)
About the IMA Alliance
The Interactive Marketing Association Alliance (IMA Alliance) is a fraternity of independent interactive marketing associations (IMAs) dedicated to promoting education, collaboration, and networking within their communities. Participating IMA organizations include SFBig, ThinkLA, 212, Austin IMA, CIMA, and more. For more information, see http://www.imaalliance.com.