Welcome to the Media Association of Pittsburgh

Networking Opportunities, Events and Educational seminars for all Media Professionals in the Pittsburgh area.


Congratulations to our 2020 OAMA winners; Tom Fauls from Steel City Media, Ken Rice from KDKA-TV, Candace Kantz from CSK Advertising, Tim Benz from Trib Media, Marisa Allen from MNI, Amber Kloper from Effectv and the late Harold Arlin, KDKA’s first announcer and program director. The OAMAs will be awarded on September 25, 2020.


We host a variety of educational events on topics like digital media, video, television, print, and more to help educate our members on new products, services and the future of advertising.

Donate to the MAP Scholarship Fund


The MAP Scholarship Fund was established to help our local college students pursue their educational endeavors in the fields of Communications/Marketing/Advertising. Today’s students are tomorrow’s leaders in our industry.Please help us to continue to support these students. Each year, MAP awards a scholarship to an outstanding local college student. They are honored at our annual Outstanding Achievement in Media Awards gala.

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About Us

The Media Association of Pittsburgh (MAP) was founded in 1945 by Thomas J. MacWilliams. The original name of the organization was The Pittsburgh Radio and Television Club (PRTC).


Becoming a MAP member has many benefits: Learn more about your industry, network with the best and brightest in the Pittsburgh Media Community.


The 2019 Outstanding Achievement in Media Awards were awarded on Friday, April 12, 2019 at Le Mont Restaurant. Join us next year for our 32nd annual black-tie gala!

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