LAS VEGAS (May 2018) – The Mob Museum’s Senior Director of Marketing, PR and Sales Ashley Miller has been appointed to the American Alliance of Museums’ (AAM) 2018 National Program Committee. The AAM represents more than 35,000 museum professionals and volunteers, institutions and corporate partners serving the museum field. The AAM’s annual meeting is currently under way in Phoenix.
The National Program Committee is responsible for the review and selection of program sessions and must ensure that the program reflects a thoughtful balance of topics. The committee is composed of individuals representing diverse professional expertise, regional affiliations, and types of institutions that have an overview of the entire museum field. Proposals are peer-reviewed and are given fair and honest appraisal to provide Annual Meeting participants with the most current thinking on a range of subjects.
At The Mob Museum, Miller is responsible for developing and implementing public relations and marketing strategies, digital initiatives, partnerships, promotions, sales and research. Previously, she worked in the resort hospitality and commercial real estate sectors. An active alumna of UNLV, she serves as vice president of the Greenspun College of Urban Affairs Alumni Association. Other professional affiliations include serving as a member of the Western Museums Association, the Las Vegas Interactive Marketing Association and the International Marketing Association. Under Miller’s leadership, The Mob Museum was named one of TripAdvisor’s Top 25 U.S. Museums and one of “Twenty Greatest Attractions in Las Vegas History” by Las Vegas Weekly.
ABOUT THE MOB MUSEUM
The Mob Museum, the National Museum of Organized Crime and Law Enforcement, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, provides a world-class, interactive journey through true stories—from the birth of the Mob to today’s headlines. The Mob Museum offers a provocative, contemporary look at these topics through hundreds of artifacts and immersive storylines. Whether you like it or not, this is American history. It debuted a major renovation in 2018, including a Crime Lab, Use of Force Training Experience, and Organized Crime Today exhibit as well as The Underground, a basement-level Prohibition history exhibition featuring a working speakeasy and distillery and sponsored by Zappos. Since opening in 2012, The Mob Museum has accumulated numerous accolades, including being named one of TripAdvisor’s “Top 25 U.S. Museums,” one of Las Vegas Weekly’s “Twenty Greatest Attractions in Las Vegas History,” one of Hotel.com’s Top 7 “Travel Brag Landmarks,” one of USA Today’s “12 Can’t Miss U.S. Museum Exhibits,” “A Must for Travelers” by The New York Times, one of “20 Places Every American Should See” by Fox News and Budget Travel magazine, “Best Museum” by Nevada Magazine and is a multi-year winner of the Las Vegas Review-Journal’s “Best of Las Vegas” rankings. The Mob Museum has been awarded accreditation by the American Alliance of Museums, the highest national recognition afforded U.S. museums. General admission is $26.95 for adults ages 18 and over with special pricing for online purchase, children, seniors, military, law enforcement, Nevada residents, and teachers. The Museum is open daily; visit the website for up-to-date operating hours. For more information, call (702) 229-2734 or visit themobmuseum.org. Connect on Facebook at facebook.com/themobmuseum or Twitter @themobmuseum.
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