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Andrew Evans
AAF News

Governor’s Message November 2014

With American Advertising Awards take-in days fast approaching, we’re all focused on attracting entries, marketing our competitions and trying to raise as much money as we can through our events. And there are some great ideas out there. Some clubs are starting People’s Choice competitions to create a new award

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AAF News

Election Changes Legislative Landscape

Republicans won a sweeping victory on Election Day winning control of the U.S. Senate, increasing their majority in the House of Representatives and raising the number of states with a Republican Governor by three to 31. As of this writing, Republicans hold 52 Senate seats to 43 for the Democrats

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AAF News

AAF Announces 2015 Most Promising Multicultural Students

Panel of industry judges selected 50 top-tier multicultural students to participate in the upcoming Most Promising Multicultural Students Program. WASHINGTON, DC– October 31, 2014 – On Tuesday, October 28, eight advertising industry professionals gathered at the American Advertising Federation (AAF) headquarters in Washington, DC to select the 2015 class of Most

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Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation
AAF News

Continuing Resolution Includes Food Marketing Language

The Continuing Resolution introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives includes language prohibiting the Federal Trade Commission from moving ahead with implementation of the Interagency Working Group’s (IWG) proposed nutrition principles for food marketed to children without first conducting a cost-benefit analysis in accordance with a 2011 Executive Order prescribing

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2014 AAF D3 Leadership Conference
AAF News

2014 D3 Leadership Conference Highlight Reel

Ah, memories! Check out the highlight reel from our 2014 D3 Leadership Conference in Greenville, SC. Video production thanks to our Mighty Fun Sponsor, Photoelectric! 2014 AAF D3 Leadership Conference Highlights from AAF District 3 on Vimeo.

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Most Promising Multicultural Students
AAF News

Applications Now Open: 2015 Most Promising Multicultural Students Program

The AAF’s Most Promising Multicultural Students (MPMS) program connects the advertising industry with the nation’s top minority college seniors. This premier event provides opportunities to recruit fresh talent, to further prepare advertising’s best young prospects and to help the industry’s workforce better reflect the multiculturalism of today’s society. The program

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