Jones School to host 6th annual Rice Marketing Symposium

Rice’s Jones Graduate School of Business will host the sixth annual Rice Marketing Symposium from 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. March 22 in McNair Hall on the Rice campus.

Marketing symposiumThe Rice Marketing Symposium is an opportunity to provide Houston-area marketing professionals with valuable education and insight into current marketing trends and best practices and strengthen relationships between leading marketing professionals and their respective organizations.

Featured speakers are Mike Saint John, president of Minute Maid; Jane Gasdaska, manager of planning and optimization for Phillips 66; Don Hill, senior vice president of project engineering and construction for CB&I; George Foster, CEO of Foster Marketing; Jeff Shorter, CEO of FlexSteel Pipeline Technologies; and Gerhard Golden, group product director of Johnson & Johnson.

Registration for the event is $35 for Rice Marketing Club members and students, $65 for the general public and $45 for American Marketing Association members, Jones School alumni, Jones Partners and Rice faculty and staff.

The event is sponsored by Cameron, Jones Partners and AMA Houston.

For more information on the speakers or to register, visit

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