Columbus AAF News

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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Now Accepting Nominations: 2020 Silver Medal Award

The AAF Silver Medal Award recognizes individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the advertising industry and who have actively furthered the industry’s standards for creative excellence and responsibility in areas of social concerns. The deadline for this year’s nominations is 5 p.m. on Wednesday, September 30, 2020.

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2020 Presidential Update

Our mission is to be an indispensable resource for growing, sharing, and learning to all people at the intersection of the advertising, marketing, and creative communities.  With that in mind, we are making adjustments to how AAF Columbus will operate during the 2020-21 year. Here are some new ways we intend to serve you: Virtual […]

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4 Ideas for Staying Creative While Staying at Home

Being at home has created a seismic shift in the way people think about how work gets done–and that includes the creative industry. The monotony of unchanging surroundings has the potential to push us into a rut if we don’t we find ways to fuel our creative spark. Here are four ideas for staying creative […]

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Upcoming Events

Rising Star Award & Conversation: Nicole Erdeljac

Dec 2
@12:00 pm

Happy Hour: All Things American Advertising Awards

Dec 10
@5:00 pm

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