Coordinator, University Relations (Senior Graphic Artist) FAMU

The position will close on Tuesday, June 27.  Note: the individuals would have to apply for the position through HR in order to be considered for the position. They also need to include a resume and a cover letter. Including sample work or a portfolio would be great. LINK: https://irattlerhcm.famu.edu/psp/famh9prd/EMPLOYEE/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM.HRS_CE.GBL?&Action=A&SiteId=301 JOB TITLE: Coordinator, University Relations…

Call for 2015 Silver Medal Nominations

The American Advertising Federation’s Silver Medal Award was established in 1959 to recognize outstanding members of the Advertising community. This award is chosen by a panel of past Silver Medalists to honor an individual’s contribution in the advertising field who have been active in furthering the industry’s standards, in displaying creative excellence, and in demonstrating…

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.…

2015 American Advertising Award Winners

The American Advertising Awards is the advertising industry’s largest and most representative competition, attracting over 50,000 entries every year in local ADDY competitions. The mission of the ADDY competition is to recognize and reward creative excellence in the art of advertising. Conducted annually by the American Advertising Federation (AAF), the local ADDY Awards is the…

Job Opportunity: Marketing/Communication Specialist – FAIA

JOB TITLE: Marketing/Communications Specialist DEPARTMENT: Communications GENERAL DESCRIPTION: Responsible for developing and implementing multi-channel marketing plans (print, digital, social) primarily for FAIA’s for-profit arm, FAIA Member Services. To do this, employee analyzes the association’s members and potential members, creates different target audiences, writes promotional/marketing materials to appeal to those audiences, distributes those messages through complimentary…

AAF Announces Pizza Hut as 2015 NSAC Sponsor

WASHINGTON, D.C. – August 10, 2014 – This week, the American Advertising Federation (AAF) announced Pizza Hut as the 2015 sponsor of the National Student Advertising Competition (NSAC).  According to Oracle, annual spending power among millennials will have eclipsed that of the boomers by 2018. Their ever-increasing influence, coupled with their extensive first-hand knowledge of…

Florida Association of Insurance Agents wins two national IMCA Awards!

Congratulations to our incredible members from the Florida Association of Insurance Agents (FAIA) on their two national IMCA Awards! FAIA’s Communications Director Susan Ray and Creative Manager Giavona Williams took Second Place for Public Relations Campaign and Marketing Campaign less than $50k at the National IMCA (Insurance Marketing and Communications Association) Showcase Awards this month.…

University of Miami 2013 Champion of AAF National Student Advertising Competition sponsored by Glidden

Washington, D.C. — For 40 years corporate sponsors have turned to the collegiate members of the American Advertising Federation for fresh ideas and insight on today’s consumers. Through the National Student Advertising Competition (NSAC), the premier student advertising competition in the nation, students from across the country have been challenged to think critically and develop…