November 8, 2018 Executives from advertising’s biggest names gathered to select 50 exceptional undergraduate seniors for AAF program.
August 6, 2018 The NSAC tasks AAF college chapter teams to develop an integrated marketing campaign and a 20-minute presentation in response to a real-world marketing challenge facing Wienerschnitzel.
August 1, 2018 The American Advertising Federation (AAF) to Recognize Top Executives from 72andSunny, 360i, Dick’s Sporting Goods, Giant Spoon, Innovid, McCann Worldgroup, R/GA and Spotify
June 19, 2018 The University of Virginia secured 2nd place and the University of Missouri placed 3rd.
June 8, 2018 BBDO New York’s "The Talk" Wins a "Best of Show" National ADDY Award; Brigham Young University's BYU AdLab Wins "Best of Show" in the Student Division for GE's "One More Giant Leap".
May 8, 2018 American Advertising Federation Board Chair Kim Kelleher announced today that the Federation's longtime President & CEO, James Edmund Datri, has informed the Federation's officers that he will step down from his AAF post on October 10th of this year, after completing 10 years of service to the organization.
March 1, 2018 Alex Gorsky, CEO and Chairman of Johnson & Johnson, will accept the award on behalf of the company on April 24 at Cipriani Wall Street.
February 27, 2018 Levi Strauss & Co., Burrell Communications, HBO to be recognized in Chicago at the 2018 Mosaic Awards.
December 15, 2017 Kenneth I. Chenault, American Express Company; Beth Comstock, GE; Daisy Expósito-Ulla, d expósito & Partners; Steve Hayden, Ogilvy & Mather; George Lois, Good Karma Creative; Paul Polman, Unilever; Arthur O. Sulzberger Jr., The New York Times Company; and Lois Wyse (1926-2007), Wyse Advertising, elected into the Hall of Fame's 69th Class.
November 1, 2017 Executives from advertising’s biggest names gathered to select 50 exceptional undergraduate seniors for AAF program.
July 7, 2017 In an effort to help companies act on commitments to diversity and inclusion, the AAF's Mosaic Center is launching “#DiversityInAction,” 20 days of actionable practices designed to increase recruitment, recognition and leadership opportunities for multicultural professionals and to encourage the industry to portray multicultural communities in a realistic way.
AAF Announces 2018 National Student Advertising Competition Sponsor, Ocean Spray Cranberries
June 28, 2017 The 2018 NSAC will require each AAF college chapter team to develop a written, integrated marketing campaign proposal and a 20-minute presentation in response to a real-world advertising challenge facing Ocean Spray.
June 13, 2017 The American Advertising Federation (AAF) to Recognize Top Executives from Beats by Dr. Dre, BBDO SF, JP Morgan Chase, Kimberly-Clark, STORY, Twitter and UM/J3
June 10, 2017 Charged with generating excitement and buzz in the frozen foods category while making the Tai Pei brand more relevant to younger millennial consumers, Johnson & Wales University’s insights and creativity pushed the team past seven competing groups to win the 2017 National Student Advertising Competition (NSAC).
June 9, 2017 The AAF has elected Kim Kelleher of Condé Nast as Chair; Amanda Richman of Starcom as Vice Chair; and appointed new leadership from Advertising Age, FOX Networks Group, gyro, Orcí and Publicis Media Exchange
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.
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.
January 31, 2017 Alma DDB, Nissan, IPG among those to be honored at the 2017 Mosaic Awards in New Orleans.
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.
November 15, 2016 Special award for Lifetime Contributions to Advertising will be presented on April 25 at Cipriani Wall Street.
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.
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.
June 8, 2016
The Ceremony Will Take Place on Tuesday, Oct. 18, on the University of Missouri Campus
June 8, 2016
Agencies and Students From Across the Country Honored at American Advertising Awards
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.
June 6, 2016
Blaise D'Sylva, VP Media at Dr Pepper Snapple Group announced the University of Virginia as winner of 2016 NSAC.
June 2, 2016
The 2016 Stickell Internship recipients represent the program’s largest class yet.
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.
May 3, 2016
The AAF will honor 20-year Chair of the AAF-Cleveland American Advertising Awards with the 2016 Chic Davis Memorial 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.
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.
April 20, 2016
The American Advertising Federation has announced the 2016 Club Achievement winners.
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.
April 11, 2016
Seth Kaufman, Jonathan Perelman, Marcus Harper and Lisa Ryan Howard join the AAF's leadership.
March 21, 2016
HBO, AT&T and Wieden+Kennedy among those to be honored at the Mosaic Awards in Anaheim, CA.
March 10, 2016
Anheuser-Busch to be honored among seven individual honorees on April 11.
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.
December 7, 2015
The American Advertising Federation (AAF) announced that Seth Kaufman, Chief Marketing Officer for PepsiCo North America Beverages will deliver the opening keynote for AAF's Digital Conference, Edge Effect: Media Meets Technology in Advertising.
November 20, 2015
The Ad Council, TBWA\Worldwide, Leo Burnett Worldwide, Sedelmaier Films, GSD&M, Condé Nast, Wieden+Kennedy Among Those Honored
November 11, 2015
Shocase Also Elected as Corporate Member of the AAF Joining Industry-Leading Brands, Agencies and Media Companies
November 3, 2015
Fifty top-performing college seniors selected by advertising industry executives to participate in the upcoming Most Promising Multicultural Students Program (MPMS)
July 7, 2015
Wally Snyder, Executive Director of the Institute for Advertising Ethics, announced two new members of its Advisory Council.
June 23, 2015
Partnership brings exclusive benefits on the nation's first social network designed for marketing professionals to the AAF's 45,000 advertising members.
June 15, 2015
The University of Oregon was selected as the winner of the 2015 AAF National Student Advertising Competition (NSAC), beating out more than 140 AAF college chapters from across the country.
June 12, 2015
Jim Norton of AOL Elected Chair, David Messinger of CAA Marketing Elected Vice Chair
June 9, 2015
Exploring the Role of Advertising in Sports & Television Multiculturalism
May 27, 2016
Inductees from Anheuser-Busch Inbev, Mindshare, Pepsi Beverages NA, Twitter, Facebook, Deep Focus and Wasserman Media Group
April 30, 2015
Nicole Fellers, member of AAF Houston, was chosen to receive the 2015 Chic Davis Memorial Award.
April 20, 2015
Jeffrey Delong, Senior Technology Manager at Jumpstart Automotive Group, and longtime member of the American Advertising Federation, was chosen to receive the 2015 Barton A. Cummings Gold Medal Award.
January 30, 2015
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