Go Back   RetouchPRO > Business > Work/Jobs
Register Blogs FAQ Site Nav Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Work/Jobs Talk about the business side of things. Advice, questions, inspiration, and moral support

Photo Marketing Association

Thread Tools
Old 12-08-2001, 11:19 AM
Doug Nelson's Avatar
Doug Nelson Doug Nelson is offline
Join Date: Aug 2001
Posts: 7,068
Blog Entries: 21
Photo Marketing Association

I thought I'd mention the Photo Marketing Association (PMA)

They're a non-profit, primarily aimed at camera stores and photolabs. They provide marketing tips, materials, etc., with a monthly magazine and events.

The use here would be tangental, but they're better than nothing. They have some free info on their site, but most of the stuff you have to buy. I'm a former member, but not in my restoration/retouching capacity.

They do tend to get a little full of themselves, telling you how wonderful their logo will look on your business card and all. Anyone that has heard of them knows it simply means you paid your subscription fee, and anyone that's never heard of them won't be impressed.

But, they do have some good, basic marketing help, specifically designed for those who don't come from a marketing background. The only caveat, as I said, is it isn't precisely for restorers/retouchers.
Reply With Quote top
Old 01-01-2002, 01:22 PM
DJ Dubovsky's Avatar
DJ Dubovsky DJ Dubovsky is offline
Senior Member
Join Date: Aug 2001
Location: Upper Penninsula of Michigan
Posts: 1,659
Any info on the subject is worth checking out. I will definately look through the collection of information on their site. Thanks.
Reply With Quote top
Old 01-01-2002, 08:57 PM
Bob Walden's Avatar
Bob Walden Bob Walden is offline
Senior Member
Join Date: Aug 2001
Location: northern Il
Posts: 239
Plus they have a great trade show!

Reply With Quote top

  RetouchPRO > Business > Work/Jobs

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Quality Photo Retouching @ Good Rate radixindia Classifieds 0 10-04-2007 02:16 PM
Oxidation to photo Joramilea Photo Restoration 18 10-25-2006 08:44 PM
restored photo for critique and help! auroraskye Critiques 8 09-24-2006 01:46 PM
Scanning an 18"x13" photo in Edmonton, AB smiley guy Input/Output/Workflow 6 11-05-2005 10:31 AM
Wedding photo help Retep Photo Restoration 6 09-07-2005 09:52 PM

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 01:05 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
SEO by vBSEO ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.
Copyright © 2016 Doug Nelson. All Rights Reserved