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2018 District 3 American Advertising Award Winners Announced

CHARLOTTE, NC – District Three of the American Advertising Federation announced the American Advertising Award winners on March 27, 2018, 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. Judging took place in Charlotte, NC. The three out-of-market judges were: Mark Bazil, Advertising Professor, Savannah

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Fall Conference Keynote Speaker Announced

Rich Stoddart Global CEO Leo Burnett Worldwide “Crash My Party: How to market in a world where participation is open to everyone.”  The ideas that get the most attention today share something fundamental: At their core, they are ideas intentionally built for people to engage with, to get people to not just think something, but do something. In other words, they inspire participation.   Stoddart, explores how agencies can create such participatory ideas while staying true to their clients’ brands.

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D3 2017-2018 Executive Leadership Nominations

At the D3 Spring Board meeting on Saturday, April 8th the following nominations were made for the upcoming 2017-2018 board year for the executive leadership positions. Nominations will remain open until Thursday, June 8 at which time they will be officially voted in at Admerica in New Orleans. D3 Officers Chris Dodd, D3 Governor AAF Roanoke Megan Telencio, D3 Lt. Governor AAF of the Midlands Danielle Salley, D3 Treasurer  AAF of the Midlands David Campbell, D3

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American Advertising Awards

2017 District 3 American Advertising Award Winners Announced

COLUMBIA, SC – District Three of the American Advertising Federation announced the American Advertising Award winners on April 1, 2017, 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. This year’s judging also saw the participation of the Richmond Ad Club for the first time in

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NSAC

The 2017 District 3 National Student Advertising Competition Has Begun!

PARTICIPATE IN THE 2017 DISTRICT 3 NATIONAL STUDENT ADVERTISING COMPETITION Over the last 43 years, nearly 150,000 future advertising professionals across the nation have jump-started their careers through the American Advertising Federation’s (AAF’s) National Student Advertising Competition (NSAC), which provides college students with the hands-on, practical experience necessary to be competitive in the industry. At the same time, 43 real-world companies – one each year to sponsor the program – have had the unique benefit

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