Overview & Leadership

The Central Ohio Chapter
AAF Columbus

Welcome to AAF Columbus, the local chapter of the American Advertising Federation (AAF). AAF is a national organization that brings together advertising and communications professionals for networking, education and fun!
Why AAF Columbus?

  • AAF Columbus is part of the AAF District 5, comprising Ohio, Kentucky and West Virginia, bringing strength and leadership to the chapter. Visit AAF District 5 for more information at http://aafdistrict5.org.
  • The chapter’s monthly meetings feature top speakers, offered on an array of subjects ranging from traditional advertising to interactive and digital communications.
  • AAF Columbus members also enjoy special events such as the Holiday Social, and the Annual Meeting/Silver Medal Award Luncheon.
  • Members enjoy discounts to AAF Columbus events, including the ADDY Awards, the Annual Meeting/Silver Medal Award Luncheon, and monthly events.
  • Find out about the latest job opportunities.

2019-2020
Board of Directors

President

Scott Baldner
Director of Operation, Sr. Producer
Post House Creative
president@aafcolumbus.org

Vice President

Angela Petrie Blum
Marketing Manager
Blue & Co., LLC

Executive Director

Kelly O’Brien
KnockOut Branding
aafcolumbus@aafcolumbus.org
614-866-9009

Communications

Drew Collins (Chair & VP2)
Creative Director & Owner
bond creative + branding
614-859-0351
drew@bondcolumbus.com
www.bondcolumbus.com

Jackie Robles 
Executive Producer
Hotbed Media
614.961.1015
Jackie@hotbed.com

Membership

Zak Jasinski (Chair)
Director, Market Development, New Business
Hanson Inc.
zak.jasinski@hansoninc.com

Ansley Phillips (Chair)
Creative Director
WD Partners
Ansley.Phillips@wdpartners.com

Programs

Sandy Kelin (Chair)
Project Manager, Agency Operations
GSW Advertising
sandramklein1@gmail.com

Brianna Deckert
Sr. Graphic Designer
The Ohio State University
briannamdeckert@gmail.com

Beth Burson
Media Buyer
Origo Branding
beth@origobranding.com

Public Service

Christopher Jones
COO, co-owner
Warhol & WALL ST.
614.383.8434 ext. 705
cjones@warholandwallst.com

ADDYs

Claudia Datillo (Chair)
Media Connections Planning Director
Fahlgren Mortine
Claudia.Dattilo@Fahlgren.com

Education

Christal Shiller (Chair)
Digital Sales Manager
Dispatch Media Group, ThriveHive
cshiller@dmgthrivehive.com

Chapter Insights
Overview & Leadership
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Chapter Legacy
Our History
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Upcoming Events

January Luncheon: Building Trust at Big Time Brands

Jan 24
@11:30 am

ADDYs 2020: A Show of Wonders!

Feb 28
@6:30 pm

Chapter Sponsors

Seriously, let’s get you started on
That membership thing.

At the very least, sign up for some emails will ya?