2008 Press Releases

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Press Releases


December 29, 2008
Chan Bell, Wife of AAF President Emeritus Howard Bell, Passes Away

December 18, 2008
AAF Members Donate Nearly 7,000 Books to Children Across the Country

December 17, 2008
AAF Celebrates 13th Annual Most Promising Minority Students Program

December 5, 2008
Experian Simmons, Getty Images, Nielsen & SRDS Offer Services for 2009 National Student Advertising Competition

December 3, 2008
The Home Depot®, AAF Announce Winners of Most Promising Minority Students Scholarship Sponsored by The Home Depot

November 25, 2008
Leo Burnett USA, The Walt Disney Company and USA TODAY to Host 2009 AAF Mosaic Career Fairs

November 13, 2008
Disney Gives 5,000 Books to AAF Book Drive

September 30, 2008
AAF Seeks Nominations for 60th Advertising Hall of Fame

September 25, 2008
AAF Will Hold Book Drive to Promote Childhood Literacy Nationwide

September 24, 2008
AAF Invites Its Members to Participate in New Web Seminar Series, "From the Source"

September 15, 2008
Veronica Webb Announced as Master of Ceremonies for 2008 Diversity Achievement and Mosaic Awards

September 9, 2008
Young Advertising Innovators to Be Honored at 2008 Advertising Hall of Achievement

September 4, 2008
AAF Mosaic Forum Panelists Announced

August 4, 2008
Advertising Industry Honors Excellence in Multicultural Marketing AAF Announces Recipients of 2008 Diversity Achievement and Mosaic Awards

July 15, 2008
AAF Announces Honorary Committee for 2008 Diversity Achievement and Mosaic Awards & Forum

July 8, 2008
AAF Elects 2008 Board of Directors and Officers

June 10, 2008
BBDO New York and RSA Films Take ADDY® Awards Best of Show 2008

June 9, 2008
AOL Awards Ohio University First Place in 2008 AAF National Student Advertising Competition

June 9, 2008
The Century Council to Sponsor 2009 AAF National Student Advertising Competition

June 9, 2008
Alice Kendrick, Temerlin Advertising Institute at Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Named 2008 AAF Distinguished Advertising Educator

May 30, 2008
AAF Celebrates Local Advertising Clubs, Achievement Awards Announced

May 30, 2008
AAF Announces Recipients of Prestigious Service Awards

May 28, 2008
Don Friesen to Appear as 2008 ADDY® Awards Master of Ceremonies

May 28, 2008
Advertising Excellence to Be Showcased at 2008 ADDY® Awards Best of Show to Be Announced at AAF National Conference in Atlanta

May 20, 2008
Getty Images Creates New Prize for the National Student Advertising Competition

May 20, 2008
AAF Challenges Student Creativity and Showcases Talent Through the National Student Advertising Competition 2008 NSAC Finalists Announced

May 19, 2008
Call for Nominations for 2008 Advertising Hall of Achievement

May 15, 2008
AAF Seeks Nominations for 2008 Mosaic Awards

April 28, 2008
James Edmund Datri Named President-Elect of the American Advertising Federation

April 17, 2008
"Break Through and Make Connections" During AAF's National Conference 2008; Over 25 Top Speakers Already Confirmed

April 11, 2008
AAF, Professional Partnering Solutions Engage Multicultural Vendors and Agencies to Address Supplier Diversity in Advertising at 2008 Mosaic Vendor Fair

March 27, 2008
AAF's Advertising Hall of Fame Awards Legacy Scholarships to Four Future Advertising Leaders

February 6, 2008
AAF Presents Scholarships to Top Most Promising Minority Students

January 17, 2008
AAF President and CEO Wally Snyder Highlights Advertising Ethics in Series of Articles and Case Studies

January 10, 2008
Acclaimed Advertising Legends From Johnson & Johnson, Publicis Groupe, Pepsi-Cola, DDB Worldwide and BBDO Worldwide to Receive Highest Industry Honor

January 7, 2008
AAF Celebrates 12th Annual Most Promising Minority Students Program