Virtual ON Brand Conference brings together hundreds of professionals at third annual event on July 15
Four area professional networking groups team up to put on unique event for advertising, communication, graphic design, marketing and PR professionals
(OMAHA, Neb. – May 14, 2021)– On July 15, 2021, local chapters of American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA), American Advertising Federation (AAF), American Marketing Association (AMA), and Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) will virtually host marketing communication professionals from across the region at ON Brand 2021.
“If you attend any training in 2021, ON Brand is the one to have on your schedule,” said Jill Heggen, president of PRSA Nebraska. “This professional development opportunity will provide attendees with fresh perspectives, new skills and the ability to connect with peers from across the region.”
This year’s speaker line-up features local leaders and nationally recognized individuals who will inspire attendees on multiple aspects of branding, strategy, design, social media and more. ON Brand 2021 keynote speakers include:
- Andy Boyle, writer, comedian and web developer
- Darek Walker, creative and founder of Brown and Browner Advertising
- Lisa Babb, lecturer at Georgia Tech School of Industrial Design and AIGA National board member
“ON Brand is THE resource for marketing professionals in all subsets of the industry,” said Jordan Maddex-Kopp, president of AMA Omaha. “There is truly something for everyone.”
Registration is now open. To learn more about the conference, sponsorship opportunities and ticket pricing, visit ONBrandcon.com.
About PRSA Nebraska
The Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) is the nation’s largest professional organization serving the communications community with a mission to “make communications professionals smarter, better prepared and more connected through all stages of their career.” With more than 175 members, The Public Relations Society of America – Nebraska chapter offers opportunities for networking, professional growth, and outreach.
About AAF Omaha
For more than 110 years, the American Advertising Federation Omaha has served as a unifying voice for advertising in the Omaha/Council Bluffs metropolitan area, advocating for the rights of advertisers by helping educate policymakers, the news media and public on the value advertising brings to the well-being of the community. AAF Omaha fosters the highest standards of practice and works to cultivate the industry’s present and future leaders. AAF Omaha has been honored on the district and national levels by the American Advertising Federation (AAF) for its work in advertising education, communications, diversity, government relations, club management, programs, membership and public service.
About AMA Omaha
Founded in 1959, the AMA Omaha is the local Chapter of the American Marketing Association, the world’s largest nonprofit marketing association with more than 30,000 members. For almost 60 years, AMA Omaha has been the leading network for local marketing professionals and continues to serve the Omaha community to advance the practice of marketing by providing a forum for discussion and on key issues impacting marketing professionals.
About AIGA Nebraska
AIGA advances design as a professional craft, strategic advantage and vital cultural force. As the largest community of design advocates, AIGA brings together practitioners, enthusiasts, and patrons to amplify the voice of design and create the vision for a collective future. AIGA defines global standards and ethical practices, guides design education, enhances professional development, and makes powerful tools and resources accessible to all.