Memberships

  • Emerging Professional - North America
    Duration
    12 months
    Package price
    $250

    You are beginning your journey as an entertainment marketing professional. Our Emerging Membership is crafted specifically for individuals like you who are eager to navigate this dynamic landscape with confidence. Tailored to those within their first six years in the industry, this membership is your key to unlocking a wealth of knowledge, guidance, and experience. By joining, you'll tap into our longstanding industry insights, gaining exclusive access to the expertise of leading minds in the entertainment marketing community. Expect a journey filled with numerous networking opportunities, and tailored career development initiatives. Your Emerging Membership is not just a step; it's a leap towards a future where your potential knows no bounds. Welcome to a community dedicated to nurturing your growth and shaping the trajectory of your budding career.


    QUALIFICATIONS:

    • Actively working in the entertainment marketing industry
    • Holds a qualifying role within the industry
    • (Typically) less than 6 years of direct experience within a qualifying role


    EXCLUSIVE EMERGING PROFESSIONAL BENEFITS:

    • Invitation to apply to Career Development Programs*
    • Exclusive programming for Emerging Members (Virtual & In-person)
    • Opportunity to serve on Benefits Advisory Committee


    GENERAL BENEFITS:

    • Access to G.E.M.A. Community - Member Spotlight
    • Exclusive Member access to Global and Regional G.E.M.A. programming - Industry Mixers and Events,, Workshops, Virtual Events, and Immersive Experiences
    • Mindfulness Meetups
    • Exclusive Member Pricing for Annual 2 day Academy Event
    • Special Member pricing on Award entry fees
    • Membership Newsletter
    • Member Exclusive Pricing on G.E.M.A. Merch
    • Member Exclusive Pricing to various retailers and brands


    *Access to the program is contingent upon availability

  • Experienced Professional - North America
    Duration
    12 months
    Package price
    $399

    For experienced marketers with a track record of successful contributions to the field, spanning more than six years. As your impact within the industry continues to grow, prepare to take strides toward further elevating your career and highlighting your expertise. Our Experienced Professional membership is exclusively designed for accomplished marketers and creatives, with a track record of substantial contributions to the industry. Here, you'll have opportunities to sharpen your skills, exchange invaluable insights, expand and enrich your network and cultivate enduring professional bonds that will propel your career forward.


    QUALIFICATIONS:

    • Actively working in the entertainment marketing industry
    • Holds a qualifying role within the industry
    • (Typically) 6 to 15 years of direct experience within a qualifying role


    EXCLUSIVE EXPERIENCED PROFESSIONAL BENEFITS:

    • Opportunity to participate in a mentorship program, as a mentor or mentee*
    • Exclusive Experienced Professional Programming; Events, Roundtables, and Talks (Virtual & In-Person)
    • Awards Voting Member
    • Opportunity to serve on Benefits Advisory Committee
    • Opportunity to write for BRIEF*
    • Speaking opportunity on a panel or virtual event*


    GENERAL BENEFITS:

    • Access to G.E.M.A. Community - Member Spotlight
    • Exclusive Member access to Global and Regional G.E.M.A. programming - Industry Mixers and Events,, Workshops, Virtual Events, and Immersive Experiences
    • Mindfulness Meetups
    • Exclusive Member Pricing for Annual 2 day Academy Event
    • Special Member pricing on Award entry fees
    • Membership Newsletter
    • Member Exclusive Pricing on G.E.M.A. Merch
    • Member Exclusive Pricing to various retailers and brands


    *Contingent upon availability

  • Established Professional - North America
    Duration
    12 months
    Package price
    $600

    Designed for seasoned professionals who have significantly shaped the entertainment marketing and creative landscape, our Established Membership is an exclusive tier for those with a remarkable track record spanning more than 15 years. It's a platform where refined expertise meets growth opportunities, and leadership prowess finds a community of like-minded professionals. As a member of this tier, not only do you gain access to a wealth of resources, but you also become part of a collective dedicated to mentorship and giving back. Engage with peers who share your commitment to excellence, contribute to the development of the next generation of industry talent, and continue your journey of influence in the ever-evolving realm of entertainment marketing. Join our Established Membership, where your experience becomes a catalyst for both personal and collective growth, and where giving back is an integral part of our shared legacy.


    QUALIFICATIONS:

    • Actively working in the entertainment marketing industry
    • Holds a qualifying role within the industry
    • (Typically) more than 15-20+ years of direct experience within a qualifying role
    • Demonstrated ability to lead projects or teams


    EXCLUSIVE ESTABLISHED PROFESSIONAL BENEFITS:

    • Opportunity to participate in a mentorship program, as a mentor or mentee*
    • Exclusive Experienced Professional Programming; Events, Roundtables, and Talks (Virtual & In-Person)
    • Awards Voting Member
    • Opportunity to serve on Benefits Advisory Committee
    • Opportunity to write for BRIEF*
    • Speaking opportunity on a panel or virtual event*


    GENERAL BENEFITS:

    • Access to G.E.M.A. Community - Member Spotlight
    • Exclusive Member access to Global and Regional G.E.M.A. programming - Industry Mixers and Events,, Workshops, Virtual Events, and Immersive Experiences
    • Mindfulness Meetups
    • Exclusive Member Pricing for Annual 2 day Academy Event
    • Special Member pricing on Award entry fees
    • Membership Newsletter
    • Member Exclusive Pricing on G.E.M.A. Merch
    • Member Exclusive Pricing to various retailers and brands


    *Contingent upon availability

  • Educator - North America
    Duration
    12 months
    Package price
    $240

    Shaping the future leaders of the industry starts today. Educators actively engaged in teaching at the college, junior college or university level within marketing and creative disciplines, encompassing communications, advertising, marketing, and design, qualify for Educator membership. Educators gain access to exclusive resources and a vast network of marketers in the entertainment industry. This membership bridges you with fellow educators and industry professionals who share your dedication to student achievement. Enhance your teaching strategies by exchanging ideas, imparting insights, and fostering collaborations within this dynamic community, all while empowering your students to evolve into the innovative talent sought after in the entertainment marketing industry.


    QUALIFICATIONS:

    • Must serve as an educator or professor at an accredited educational institution


    EXCLUSIVE EDUCATOR BENEFITS:

    • Speaking Opportunities (Across Industries, at Events Universities/Colleges)*
    • Exclusive Educator Programming; Events, Roundtables, and Talks (Virtual & In-Person)
    • Opportunity to host a panel or event (Virtual & In-Person)*
    • On-Campus Workshops and Sessions


    GENERAL BENEFITS:

    • Access to G.E.M.A. Community - Member Spotlight
    • Exclusive Member access to Global and Regional G.E.M.A. programming - Industry Mixers and Events,, Workshops, Virtual Events, and Immersive Experiences
    • Mindfulness Meetups
    • Exclusive Member Pricing for Annual 2 day Academy Event
    • Special Member pricing on Award entry fees
    • Membership Newsletter
    • Member Exclusive Pricing on G.E.M.A. Merch
    • Member Exclusive Pricing to various retailers and brands


    *Contingent upon availability

  • Student - North America
    Duration
    12 months
    Package price
    $120

    Tailored for the aspiring minds shaping the future of entertainment marketing and design, our Student Membership offers a unique entry point into the dynamic world of creativity and innovation. Whether you're enrolled full- or part-time in a college or university program related to marketing, advertising, or design, this tier is your passport to a vibrant community of industry leaders. Dive into a wealth of resources, connect with seasoned professionals, and explore diverse facets of entertainment marketing. As a Student Member, your journey begins with learning from the very best, building a network, and gaining insights that transcend the classroom. This membership provides a foot in the door, empowering you to evolve into the innovative talent sought after in the entertainment marketing and creative industry. Join us, and let's nurture the next generation of visionaries together.


    QUALIFICATIONS:

    • Must be currently enrolled full or part-time in a college or university program related to entertainment marketing


    EXCLUSIVE STUDENT BENEFITS:

    • Virtual Offerings - Content, Conversations, and Workshops
    • Opportunity to be a founding member of our Ambassador Program
    • Career and Education development program*


    GENERAL BENEFITS:

    • Access to G.E.M.A. Community - Member Spotlight
    • Exclusive Member access to Global and Regional G.E.M.A. programming - Industry Mixers and Events,, Workshops, Virtual Events, and Immersive Experiences
    • Mindfulness Meetups
    • Exclusive Member Pricing for Annual 2 day Academy Event
    • Special Member pricing on Award entry fees
    • Membership Newsletter
    • Member Exclusive Pricing on G.E.M.A. Merch
    • Member Exclusive Pricing to various retailers and brands


    *Contingent upon availability

  • Affiliate Professional - North America
    Duration
    12 months
    Package price
    $399

    Our Affiliate membership is for professionals working at the intersection of marketing, creative, and related disciplines. Affiliate membership stands as a cornerstone in the success of the entertainment marketing industry, and affiliate professionals play an indispensable role in shaping its trajectory. Embracing the power of these influential roles is not merely advantageous; it is a strategic imperative that reshapes the narrative of our marketing initiatives, solidifying our position as leaders in the realm of entertainment marketing. As an Affiliate Member, you become part of a dynamic network where your unique expertise is valued, contributing to the multifaceted tapestry that defines the entertainment marketing and creative industry. Our affiliates emerge as indispensable catalysts, unlocking doors to unprecedented success and ensuring a commanding position in the industry.


    QUALIFICATIONS:

    • Professional statement
    • Resume
    • Links to body of work if applicable


    AFFILIATE BENEFITS:

    • Exclusive Member access to Global and Regional G.E.M.A. programming - Industry Mixers and Events, Workshops, Virtual Events, and Immersive Experiences
    • Exclusive Member Pricing for Annual 2 day Academy Event
    • Mindfulness Meetups
    • Member Pricing on Award Entry fees
    • Membership Newsletter
    • Member Exclusive Pricing on G.E.M.A. Merch
    • Member Exclusive Pricing to various retailers and brands