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Tiffany R. Warren to Receive Highest Honor for Service to AAF

May 22, 2017 The American Advertising Federation will honor Omnicom Group’s Senior Vice President and Chief Diversity Officer as 2017 recipient of its highest honor for service to the Federation and its membership.


AAF Announces Distinguished Advertising Educator Honoree

May 11, 2017 Dave Koranda will be honored on June 9 in New Orleans for his significant contributions to advertising education. 


AAF Announces Multicultural Media Award Honorees 

March 14, 2017 Insecure and Born this Way among those to be honored at the Mosaic Awards in New Orleans.


Toyota to be Inducted into the Advertising Hall of Fame

March 7, 2017 The car company will be honored along with eight other industry legends, including Robert De Niro, on April 25.


AAF Announces Multicultural Advertising Award Honorees

January 31, 2017 Alma DDB, Nissan, IPG among those to be honored at the 2017 Mosaic Awards in New Orleans.


Honorees Announced for the 68th Annual Advertising Hall of Fame

December 12, 2016 Frank A. Bennack, Jr., Hearst; Peter Brabeck-Letmathe, Nestlé; Jerry Della Femina, Della Femina Advertising; Irwin Gotlieb, GroupM; Kay Koplovitz, USA Networks and Springboard Enterprises; Stan Richards, The Richards Group; and Carol H. Williams, Carol H. Williams Advertising elected into the 68th Class.


Robert De Niro to Receive President's Award at the 2017 Advertising Hall of Fame

November 15, 2016 Special award for Lifetime Contributions to Advertising will be presented on April 25 at Cipriani Wall Street. 


2017 Most Promising Multicultural Students Class Announced

November 1, 2016 Advertising execs gathered to select 50 high-potential undergraduate seniors for the Most Promising Multicultural Students Program.

August 22, 2016 150 schools across the country slated to compete by developing a winning advertising campaign for Ajinomoto Windsor’s Tai Pei Frozen Asian Entrees and Appetizers.


Danielle Austen, fluent360 and Doug Melville, TBWA Named as AAF’s Mosaic Council Leadership

June 14, 2016 The AAF elected Austen and Melville to Chairman and Co-Chairman, respectively, to its Mosaic Council for the 2016-2017 year and expanded Mosaic Center’s initiatives.


6 to Receive the Missouri Honor Medal for Distinguished Service in Journalism

June 8, 2016
The Ceremony Will Take Place on Tuesday, Oct. 18, on the University of Missouri Campus


Leo Burnett Chicago Wins Best of Show Gold ADDY Award for Allstate's #MayhemSale Campaign

June 8, 2016
Agencies and Students From Across the Country Honored at American Advertising Awards


AAF Announces 2016-2017 Board of Directors, Addition of New 2 Positions, 5 Corporate Members

June 7, 2016
The AAF elected David Messinger of CAA Marketing, Creative Artists Agency and Kim Kelleher of WIRED, Condé Nast as Chairman and Vice Chair, and filled two new roles with leaders from 72andSunny and Spotify.


University of Virginia Wins 2016 National Student Advertising Competition for Snapple

June 6, 2016
Blaise D'Sylva, VP Media at Dr Pepper Snapple Group announced the University of Virginia as winner of 2016 NSAC.


21 Students Selected for 2016 Stickell Internship Program

June 2, 2016
The 2016 Stickell Internship recipients represent the program’s largest class yet.


24th Annual Advertising Hall of Achievement® Honorees Announced

June 1, 2016
The American Advertising Federation (AAF) to Recognize Top Executives from Fox Networks Group, HBO, Pandora, Time Inc., Visa Inc., Wieden+Kennedy and YouTube.


Robert Calmer, AAF-Cleveland, to Receive Chic Davis Memorial Award

May 3, 2016
The AAF will honor 20-year Chair of the AAF-Cleveland American Advertising Awards with the 2016 Chic Davis Memorial Award.


Iowa State University’s Jay Newell to Receive AAF’s Distinguished Advertising Educator Award

May 3, 2016
The American Advertising Federation will honor Jay Newell as 2016 recipient of the award for his significant contributions to advertising education.


The AAF’s Karen Cohn to Receive Betty Riehl Excellence in Service Award

April 25, 2016
The American Advertising Federation will honor the Federation’s SVP of Conference & Meeting Logistics as the 2016 Recipient of the Betty Riehl Excellence in Service Award.


46 Member Clubs to Receive Club Achievement Awards

April 20, 2016
The American Advertising Federation has announced the 2016 Club Achievement winners.


BBDO's John Osborn to Receive the AAF's Barton A. Cummings Gold Medal Award

April 14, 2016
The American Advertising Federation will honor the BBDO New York President and CEO as 2016 Recipient of its highest honor for service to the Federation and its membership.


Leaders from PepsiCo, Quantcast, ICM Partners, The New York Times Join the AAF's Board of Directors

April 11, 2016
Seth Kaufman, Jonathan Perelman, Marcus Harper and Lisa Ryan Howard join the AAF's leadership.


The AAF Announces Multicultural Advertising & Media Award Honorees

March 21, 2016
HBO, AT&T and Wieden+Kennedy among those to be honored at the Mosaic Awards in Anaheim, CA.


Anheuser-Busch to be Inducted into the 67th Advertising Hall of Fame

March 10, 2016
Anheuser-Busch to be honored among seven individual honorees on April 11.


White Paper on Depictions of African-American Women in Reality TV Illustrates Real Life Effect

February 26, 2016
Studies have uncovered that television shows that portray African-Americans as “criminals or unemployed” were thought to be realistic, as were negative personality characteristics.

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