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Networking Las Vegas Since 2004…

LVIMA (Las Vegas Innovation Marketing Association) has connected local digital marketers to the rapidly-changing digital technology world through an annual series of networking and educational events.  The organization serves – at all levels of their organization – who are living and working in Las Vegas.

By providing a forum for discussion, networking and education, LVIMA introduces the local marketing community to current trends in advertising and marketing.  The LVIMA Board is representative of the membership, with active Board members from major Las Vegas brands, agencies and technology providers.

With a strong, existing membership base and a continued partnership with our sister organization, SFBIG, we’re focused on expanding our reach and community support in 2017. We’re doing this in a few ways:

  • Outreach to local marketers in the non-profit and non-gaming industries that could benefit from the organization
  • Our members voted to partner with Nevada Partnership for Homeless Youth (NPHY), a local non-profit, to lend enhanced support to the rich community where members live and work
  • Launched a Junior Membership program to encourage graduate students entering the job market to explore the local professional opportunities available to them.

Want to be a part of this influential organization? Join LVIMA today!

A Rich and Storied Past….

LVIMA was founded by two industry pioneers who recognized the unique digital marketing world that Las Vegas – with its travel, entertainment and hospitality focus – represented.  AJ Vernet and Cory Treffiletti  drew upon their industry connections to establish a strong membership base, and they started the rich traditions of networking and entertainment that are still the core of LVIMA’s efforts.  When the group was well-established, they looked for a local leader to carry the group forward and to facilitate the next level of growth.  Industry – and Las Vegas digital marketing – expert Shawn Rorick shepherded the group through the next sustained period of growth and development.  In 2015, LVIMA partnered with in San Francisco to share infrastructure (financial and legal) support and to deepen the commitment to growth and development for the organization.

Support for LVIMA

LVIMA has two main sources of revenue support:

Sponsorship – Many national technology providers and thought leaders lend their financial and educational support by participating as a LVIMA Sponsor.  And We Love Our Sponsors!!!

Professional Membership –  Through the years, the local networking and educational events have drawn a core audience of brand and agency professionals who are also active buyers of digital media, digital advertising and digital marketing technologies.  For companies who are selling to this audience, a special paid professional membership has been established.  LVIMA members, who attend the events for free because of sponsor and paid membership support, recognize the support these members lend to the organization and our research indicates that LVIMA agencies and brands are more likely to take meeting with and to buy from sellers who support LVIMA in this way.


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What was it like to have your "first" season during a pandemic? Brandon Doll from @raiders talks marketing innovations on May 12 at 12pm PT. ⁠ .⁠ .⁠ #lasvegas #vegas #marketing #lvima #digitalmarketing #marketing #socialmedia #contentmarketing #marketingdigital #marketingtips #advertising #raiders #football #marketingstrategy ...

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Get your RSVP on! May 12 at 12pm hear from leaders like Natalie Bowman from @alaskaair. Four topics, 20 minutes each! ...

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For over 16 years, Chad Brown has been a leader in Vegas tourism. From TI to Bellagio and now VP of Marketing for JC Hospitality, Chad led the opening of the NEW @virginhotelslv. ⁠ ✨⁠ Join us on May 12 at 12pm as he shares what he learned from opening in a pandemic and what's next for the hottest hotel in Las Vegas.⁠ ✨⁠ RSVP today. Don't miss out! ...

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The icing on the cake? @dietmar_dahmen will be keynoting our Best of West event! The futurist is a renown International speaker and will be joining us on May 12 at 12pm PT. This is a can't miss event!⁠ .⁠ RSVP⁠ .⁠ #lasvegas #vegas #marketing #lvima #digitalmarketing #seo #marketing #socialmediamarketing #socialmedia #onlinemarketing #contentmarketing #marketingdigital #webdesign #marketingtips #advertising #marketingstrategy #marketingonline #emailmarketing ...

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You're invited! Our biggest collab of the year with @thinkla, @sf.big & ThinkPNW to bring you 90 minutes of 🔥. Join leaders from @raiders, @virginhotelslv, alaskaair, @tmobile & more as they talk privacy, brand purpose & what's next in their industries.⁠ 🔥⁠ RSVP link in bio. ...

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Ready for a career change? New to digital? Interested in mentoring future talent? Then, tomorrow's event is for you! Join us Thursday, April 22 for a special discussion & networking event: The Path to Digital Marketing Stardom.⁠ .⁠ If you're new, get ready to ask the experts anything. A seasoned marketing? Share your professional journey to help others.⁠ .⁠ RSVP to join.⁠ .⁠ .⁠ ⁠ #mentor #mentoring #leadership #inspiration #successmindset #careergoals #careercoach #makeithappen #careeradvice #successtips #digitalmarketing #lvima ...

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Take a virtual lunch this Thursday at 12pm and help to mentor some of our local, future talent. This special networking event will give you a chance to give and receive expert advice about your professional journey. Listen, network and share. It's the perfect lunch hour!⁠ .⁠ .⁠ ⁠ #interviewprep #careeradvice #jobsearch #careertips #interviewtips #careermove #careerpath #interviewready #inspiration #careercoach #jobhunt #personalbranding #recruitment ...

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A special networking treat this week! Lynn Ingham, superstar recruiter, past LVIMA President and Advisor is will be in discussion with local leaders talking about their career paths, what they look for when hiring and more. RSVP to join us.⁠ .⁠ .⁠ #youngprofessional #hiring #interviewskills #networking #digitalmarketing #jobsearch #recruiting #lvima #lasvegas ...

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