Communications Media Management Association


About Communications Media Management Association

Communications Media Management Association (CMMA) is a nonprofit organization that bolsters media managers by offering a comprehensive blend of peer support, professional growth, networking opportunities, and technology advancement. 

Headquartered in Rochester, MN, CMMA operates as a fee-based membership organization. CMMA hosts various events for members to connect and network, including regional meetings and the CMMA National Conference.

CMMA offers an array of benefits to its members. These include access to the CMMA Blog, a hub for members, partners, and industry leaders to exchange information and knowledge. When seeking advice, members can utilize the e-list to post queries and receive prompt responses from members. Another resource for guidance is the CMMA Knowledge Base, which houses an extensive library of technology and leadership white papers and the Management Matters best practices series. Qualified communications media managers can strive for professional recognition by pursuing accreditation as an Accredited Media Manager through CMMA. 

CMMA membership is open to individuals employed by or contracted to for-profit and not-for-profit businesses, educational institutions, or government agencies with roles related to communications media activities. Those who need to meet the criteria can engage with CMMA through a complimentary associate membership. Prospective members can complete an online application. 

Membership fees are $120 per year.


Communications Media Management Association Facts

Year Founded


Member Count


HQ Location

Rochester, MN

Requires Invitation


Accepts Applications


Has a Mobile App


Offers Publishing Privileges


Annual Membership Fees

$100 - $500