The Curious Plot is Revealed at #NAMA21

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From the ZimmComm booth at the #NAMA21 conference I learned all about Curious Plot. It’s the new brand for what we knew as FLM Harvest. The Golden ZimmComm Microphone spent some time with agency President/CEO, Laurie Fleck. Laurie says the agency is working on really upping their digital game with more to be announced this fall. The agency has the …

Agencies, Audio, NAMA

2021 NAMA Top Award Recipients

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The National Agri-Marketing Association (NAMA) honored the winners of its top annual awards during the 2021 Agri-Marketing Conference. You can listen to the their remarks after receiving there awards below. The AgriBusiness Leader of the Year award was presented to Tim Hassinger, retired Pres/CEO of Dow AgroSciences and Lindsay Corporation. The award recognizes outstanding leadership in private, public or academic …

Audio, Marketing, NAMA

NAMA Boot Camp Getting Close

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The 17th annual NAMA Boot Camp will be held August 4-6 in KC, MO. That’s just two weeks after the 2021 Agri-Marketing Conference! Boot Camp is a time to enjoy connecting with friends and colleagues, gain a better understanding of modern ag and agri-marketing and ensure you’re ready to lead in a rapidly-changing field. Sign up for Boot Camp now. …

Marketing, NAMA

ZimmComm at 201 #NAMA21

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It is hard to believe we are having an in-person Agri-Marketing Conference in KC, MO next week. I sure hope to see you there. It is going to be a busy one as always. I’ll be taking photos once again of awards and pretty much everything I see, including speakers, networking and Connection Point activity. So, when you see a …


ZimmCast 673 – Preview of 2021 Agri-Marketing Conference

Chuck Zimmerman

Hello and welcome to the ZimmCast. This is episode 673 since starting the podcast back in 2005. We’ve come a long way baby! When I started the podcast and, my target audience was the membership of the National Agri-Marketing Association. This program will focus on NAMA and specifically the annual Agri-Marketing Conference coming up in just over a month. …

Audio, NAMA, ZimmCast

NAMA Announces Top Award Winners

Cindy Zimmerman

The National Agri-Marketing Association (NAMA) has announced the winners of its top annual awards for Agribusiness Leader, Ag Association Leader and Marketer of the Year. The AgriBusiness Leader of the Year award recognizes outstanding leadership in private, public or academic service and is conferred each year to a senior executive at an agribusiness. Tim Hassinger is retired Pres/CEO of Dow …

Ag Groups, Agencies, Agribusiness, NAMA

KC Mayor Welcomes NAMA Back

Chuck Zimmerman

Even the Mayor of KC, MO is excited about having the Agri-Marketing Conference back live and in person this year. I’ll be there and hope you will too. Kansas City is looking forward to hosting you and NAMA in July. The city is rolling out the red carpet so you can break new ground in your career — and have …

NAMA, Video

Meet the #NAMA21 Keynote Speakers

Chuck Zimmerman

You can now meet the keynote speakers at this year’s Agri-Marketing Conference. Check them out online here. The National Agri-Marketing Association (NAMA) has a wide range of options to help you get maximum exposure with agri-marketing leaders in 2021. To learn about sponsorship opportunities, contact Jenny Pickett at Find a list of current opportunities on the website. And for …

Marketing, NAMA

Student NAMA Award Winners Named

Chuck Zimmerman

Congratulations to all the winners in the Student National Agri-Marketing Association (NAMA) competitions. Special congrats to the University of Guelph for winning the Marketing Competition! The Student NAMA Program was virtual for the 2020-21 school year. The Student Awards Ceremony, held on 4/22/21, announced the Scholarship Recipients, Sales Competition winners & Marketing Competition winners. See the recording here. Scholarships $4000 …

Education, Marketing, NAMA