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2022 Award Winners

Congratulations to the District 3 Award Winners (April 10, 2022) AAF District 3 of the American Advertising Federation is excited to announce the award winners at the District level of the American Advertising Awards. The below-listed Gold ADDY® winners will automatically proceed to be judged in the next level of the National Advertising Awards. Entrants who received Silver ADDY® Awards have the option to pay to forward their entries. The judges were asked to fairly

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The Charleston American Advertising Awards

  The Brandon Agency wins for Best of Show in the Charleston Adverting Awards We are so excited to share with you the results of the first-ever Charleston American Advertising Awards. The judging was held virtually by Stephanie Hooker on Saturday, February 22nd, 2022. Our Judges were: Jon Arnold, ECD/EVP at Bohan Advertising in Nashville, TN David Soames, CD at The Shop in Dallas, TX   Best of Show goes to “Black Insomnia Coffee Posters” by

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2021 Governor’s Update

Well, we made it. In the face of adversity, our local clubs persevered and made it through an incredibly tough, virtual year. In 2020, a global pandemic forced us to evolve and adapt to a new normal. EVOLVE was the theme for our District 3 Virtual Leadership Conference. Under Tiffany Andrews’ leadership, we taught clubs how to adjust their membership structures, budget for a virtual year and figure out what it meant for their biggest

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David Campbell Receives Pat Martin Excellence in District Leadership Award from the American Advertising Federation

David Campbell, Chief Operating Officer and Vice Chairman of Chernoff Newman, was awarded the Pat Martin Excellence in District Leadership Award by the American Advertising Federation on June 11 at their annual Admerica conference. Pat Martin was among the first women to break into the advertising industry. She continued to be a leader throughout her career: as the first woman ad director in one company, as a pioneer in the integration of advertising; promotion and

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Raleigh Agency Takes Home Top Honors in Regional Advertising Competition

VIEW GALLERY CHARLOTTE, NC (March 29, 2021) – District Three of the American Advertising Federation announced the American Advertising Award winners on March 29, 2021, recognizing work in the industries of advertising, marketing, public relations, photography, graphic design and related fields from agencies, businesses and individuals doing business in Virginia, North Carolina, and South Carolina as well as college students studying for those related fields. The judges chose winners from nearly 200 professional and student

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Leadership Immersion: Training for Rising Professional Club Presidents & President-Elects

May 18-19, 2021 | Virtual Training The AAF is proud to introduce Leadership Immersion, a deep dive into the AAF and your role as an upcoming club president. Plan to join us for a full day of learning, networking and idea sharing. All 2021-2022 AAF Club and Ad 2 presidents and president elects should plan to attend the May 18-19, 2021 virtual leadership training. During this immersive training, rising leaders will take a deep dive into the AAF and learn

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