The 2018 Collegiate Marketing Institute Committee is excited to announce Chris West as the keynote speaker for the 2018 Collegiate Marketing Institute presented by NIRSA & ACUI taking place November 14–16 in New Orleans, Louisiana!

Chris N. West, an experienced professional dedicated to helping organizations increase results, utilizes search engine optimization (SEO) and digital marketing to expand businesses. Chris is an internet marketing speaker who shares a wealth of actionable ideas that organizations can use right away to produce a positive difference in their marketing and business team’s success. Formerly, Chris served in a position at Google where he worked in the area of marketing key products. His career has taken him to 46 states along with cities outside of the United States.

The focus of Chris’ career is to help marketing teams save time and focus on what matters by utilizing the latest online tools. His career advancement aided in him qualifying to become a member of the National Speakers Association (NSA). Chris has worked with team members at Lionsgate, Yamaha, and multiple universities to name a few.

Don’t miss this opportunity to learn from a proven marketing professional. Also, take a look at the educational sessions being offered at the institute to start planning your schedule.

Register today and make sure you book your hotel room before the NIRSA/ACUI block sells out!

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  • For more information, please contact NIRSA Professional Development Coordinator, Nick Zumbrun.
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Nick Zumbrun is currently the Professional Development Coordinator at NIRSA.