AD BOWL 2018 – NOV 30

AD BOWL 2018 Creatives in Tally, Rollin’ in the Alley! Have a ball rollin’ with the A-Listers for a fun night of bowling & friendly/cutthroat competition. When: Friday, Nov 30 Where: Capital Lanes (Google Map) Time: 6pm-10pm 6pm – Cocktails, Shoes & Trash Talk 7pm – Gameplay 9pm – Awards WIN AWARDS! TOP BALLERS -…

AAF Membership Social and Registration Drive

WHAT:       AAF Membership Social and Registration Drive WHEN:      October 24th from 5:30 – 7:00 PM WHERE:    Fox & Stag – 1122 Thomasville Rd WHY:          FIRST OF ALL – COME FOR THE FUN! Plus, if you complete your membership on-site, you’ll receive a free signature drink, and you’ll get to contribute your ideas on…

April Luncheon: How Side Projects Can Open Up Revenue Streams

Clark Orr is a freelance graphic designer, illustrator, and co-founder and design leader of Hellcats, Inc. He specializes in branding, packaging, and illustration. Having worked on projects for Facebook, Nike, Paramount, and Lucas Film, Clark will share how he has landed jobs from self-initiated side projects. Over the past decade and a half, he’s created…

March Luncheon: LeeAnn Maxwell, Vixen Vodka

March Speaker Series: LeeAnn Maxwell of Vixen Vodka Head out to Hotel Duval for lunch on March 23 (11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.) to get a behind-the-scenes look at Vixen Vodka from CEO LeAnn Maxwell! With the help of friends, Maxwell managed to successfully break into a male-dominated industry and build a brand of vodka…

October Series: Show Your Passion

In conjunction with Design Week Tallahassee, our October Speaker Series will be held October 20th at 6:00pm located at Hotel Duval. We are offering this event FREE of charge. There will be complimentary wine and hors d’oeuvres. A cash bar is provided for those who would like other beverage options. Even though this event is…

AAFT Luncheon: Julio Lima – Say It Loud!

Julio Lima, Creative Activist- Say It Loud! Julio Lima is one crazy dude. He’s passionate, creative, honest, and funny as all get out. Reading his Facebook updates alone will keep you entertained throughout the day. Julio is a big fan and advocate for the arts. The guy works hard and knows how to have a good…

April Luncheon: Your Brain on Story

Mike McHargue (known on the Internet as Science Mike) helps people understand the science behind everyday questions to empower them with insight. He’s a veteran of the advertising/PR world, with 15 years experience building digital and social campaigns for national brands at The Zimmerman Agency. Today, Mike is an author, speaker, and the host of…

AAFT Luncheon: Growing Your Brand

Growing your brand through a successful community-based marketing program What does it mean for a brand to be part of a community? Community-centric companies have shown to have a more loyal customer base and stronger sales patterns, even during challenging economic times. But how does a brand adopt a true community mindset across its organization?…

AAFT Luncheon: Message Delivery

When is it best to use Public Relations, Advertising or Marketing principles? Dispel the confusion with seasoned professionals as they discuss the best use of each discipline, given some specific challenges we all have the possibility of facing in our jobs. What are the differences and similarities of each approach as they tackle challenges, and…

AAFT Luncheon: Programmatic Opportunity

Delivering the right message to the right person at the right time is the promise of programmatic media buying. Amy Auerbach from 22squared will discuss the digital disruption that created the need for programmatic buying and how advertisers both large and small are taking advantage the programmatic opportunity. We will discuss the technology and the application…

AAFT Luncheon: Purple Rock Scissors

Upstream in Digital Entropy Michael Parler (Vice President) and Jim Powell (Director of Technology) share experiences and insights from Purple, Rock, Scissors (PRPL), a fast-moving digital creative agency located in Orlando Florida. Learn about the DNA behind the scenes at PRPL, how it recruits digital talent, and how they tackle projects with a goal-driven approach.…

AAFT Auction @ Domi Station

AAF Tallahassee is excited to announce the return of the Media Auction on Thursday, November 12th at Domi Station. In conjunction with National Entrepreneurship Month, this year’s event will provide small businesses and non-profits the opportunity to bid on marketing services and media at highly reduced rates, while supporting AAFT’s education and scholarship programs. We’ll…