The Kellstadt Marketing Group (KMG) is a community of DePaul University graduate students, faculty and alumni who are interested and involved in the practice and learning of marketing.
We focus on providing our members with the resources, knowledge and connections to become successful marketing professionals. In addition to providing a hub for professional networking, KMG also provides educational programs that enrich the graduate and experienced professionals’ careers.
We are committed to upholding and promoting the highest professional standards in our industry.
Below is a description of each officer position. Committee member positions, which assist officer positions (sometimes in multiple areas) are also available.
Responsible for executive leadership, long term sustainability strategy and planning, business development, funding, and university relations.
Vice President of Strategic Execution
Leads all VP in meeting their departmental objectives aligned with organizational vision by ensuring they have the tools they need and the committee help to get the job done.
VP of Events
Responsible for strategic and logistical coordination the KMG Symposium.
Vice President of Finance
Works with each department to determine budget needs and developing and maintaining a budget. Works with Executive VP and VP of Admin to determine committee budgets as well.
Vice President of Administration
Works with department heads to create committee objectives and liase with Finance to designate committee budgets. Will work with VP of Member Relations, VP of Alumni Relations, and VP of Corporate Relations & Events to maintain membership and event databases. Will work with department heads to manage all projects. Will find and secure rooms for meeting/event locations and keep a written record of all board meeting minutes.
Vice President of Career Development
Builds relationships and communicates with alumni, perspective students, full-time and part-time students and greater MBA community, will be in charge of membership growth, maintaining membership database, inbox management, and attending open houses to recruit new members and volunteers.
VP of Global Strategy
Responsible for incorporating a global perspective in KMG events and in charge of organizing the International Student Series.
Vice President of Corporate Relations
Working with the KMG network, including faculty advisor, to reach out to Marketing executives to develop relationships, bring them in to present at events and participate in events. Refer opportunities to the President and manage corporate events and networking mixers.
Vice President of Brand Management
Responsible for increasing awareness, value, consistency and clarity of the KMG brand.
Vice President of Communications
Responsible for ensuring clarity and consistency of KMG messages amongst communication channels that include web, email, and posters/flyers, in addition to general outreach.
Vice President of Social Media
Ensuring clarity and consistency of KMG messages amongst all social media channels.