Columbus AAF News

2021 American Advertising Awards Winners Book & Gallery Showcase Details

The rocket has launched! What a stellar night of creative! Thank you to all our planetary entrants, visionary sponsors, our literal astronaut guest speaker, and intrepid crew of committee members and volunteers! Check back in lunar or later for details on the Winner’s Gallery Showcase in our own Short North – as well as the […]

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Member Spotlight: Andy Hyde

  Meet Andy Hyde, a valued advertising extraordinaire of the AAF community.  Describe your role and the impact you make on your company. Over the past seven plus months, our Teads team has been working in partnership with UpWest, an upstart Columbus based e-commerce company who is focused on providing comfort through clothing sourced and […]

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2020 Local Only Categories – American Advertising Awards

ABOUT LOCAL-ONLY CATEGORIES These are local-only categories, so entry cost is discounted to $30 per entry. The winner(s) of these categories will receive recognition in our AAF Columbus award show and winner’s book, however, entries will not advance to regional or national competitions. But don’t fear! You can also enter your work in the standard […]

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Announcing our 2020 Rising Star Recipient: Nicole Erdeljac

Each year, AAF Columbus names a Rising Star — a young professional who is really knocking it out of the park in the industry and in our community. At this event, we’ll be interviewing the 2020 Rising Star, Nicole Erdeljac, Corporate Communications Manager at Fahlgren Mortine, about her career and insights looking to 2021. Please […]

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Announcing our 2020 Silver Medal Awardee: Lee Peterson

AAF Columbus is pleased to award the 2020 Silver Medal Award to Lee Peterson, Executive Vice President of Marketing and Thought Leadership at WD Partners!  Please join us on November 19th for a virtual event where we will celebrate with Lee and learn more about his career along with his insights on the advertising and […]

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A Few Freelance/Solo Resources & Recommendations

On September 10th, we hosted a panel with a few solo professionals to talk about taking the leap into working for yourself. We talked about what their challenges are, what it’s like for clients to work with a solo-shop, and how they work alongside traditional agencies. They had some recommendations to share with the audience, […]

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