Welcome to AMA Toronto’s Career Accelerator, where our focus is helping young professionals to accelerate their career with the help of an experienced marketing professional.

Inspired by AMA Toronto’s Mentor Exchange program, the Career Accelerator was created to meet the needs of junior marketing professionals looking to move up the ladder in their careers. The program provides affordable and exclusive access to membership, mentorship and programming. It is designed to expose young professionals to the many different career paths within the industry while arming them with tools to become a better marketer and a powerful networker.

Spaces are limited, so make sure you Apply Today!

Young Marketing Professionals at AMA Toronto Networking and Speed Mentoring Event


Are there any requirements for applicants?

This program is best suited for you if you are:

  • At least 1 year into a career in the Marketing, Advertising & Communications industry
  • 24-30 years of age
  • Career focused and driven to achieve professional success. 

What is the application process?

Please click on the “Tickets” button for this program, contained within this page. Provide your name, contact information, link to your LinkedIn profile, and a short 2 paragraph (5 – 8 sentences MAX) description about yourself and why you would like to join the Career Accelerator Program. Also, please mention any specific industry interests or companies so we may take this into account in the matching process. Finally, please pay the Application Fee. Deadline for applications is April 15, 2019. Once we receive and review your application, we will be in contact when we have updates about the program.

If I have questions about the program, who can I contact?

You can contact:

  • Jehangir Hansotia: jehangir.hansotia@ama-toronto.com
  • Miglena Nikolova: miglena.nikolova@ama-toronto.com

What benefits do I get out of the program?

If you’re unsure of your next professional steps, feel you’re lacking opportunities to advance into a more challenging senior role, or looking to grow your network and learn from industry experts, you’re in the right place. Benefit from the guidance and experience of your assigned mentor. Join us and engage with future industry leaders in a mutually beneficial, dynamic two-way learning experience.

Benefits of the program include:

  • 4 – 5 one-on-one Mentorship meetings with a Mentor Exchange Program Alumni.
  • 1 Year American Marketing Association Global Membership.
  • 1 free ticket to any AMA Toronto regular programming event, and a deep discount on tickets for other events
  • Huge savings on standard membership fees

On February 25, 2019, we will be hosting a Webinar online to answer any questions you may have about the program. Stay tuned for further information.

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