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Welcome to the digital home of the Association of Collegiate Marketing Educators (ACME). Thank you for your visit and interest in our organization. 

The Association of Collegiate Marketing Educators (ACME) is a non-profit corporation with the mission to advance marketing education, marketing research, and development of marketing faculty, so as to improve the effectiveness of marketing education as preparation for the practice of marketing. ACME is an affiliate of the Federation of Business Disciplines (FBD). To learn more about FBD, please visit

ACME offers an annual academic conference at attractive locations in March of each year, in conjunction with the annual FBD Conference. Our annual ACME Conference is a small, international conference with a collegial atmosphere for research and teaching presentations, professional development, networking, and collaboration. ACME celebrated its 50th year in 2023 and we look forward to many more amazing years.

To recognize our members for outstanding accomplishments, ACME offers a variety of awards each year, including awards for Outstanding Educator, Distinguished Paper, Best Paper in Track, ACME Teaching Innovation Competition and Award, and the Lou E. Pelton Emerging Scholar Award. ​

Please contact a member of our ACME Officer Team if you have any questions about ACME or our association activities.

We look forward to seeing you at our annual conferences and future events!




ACME Leadership Team 

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