to the AAF Omaha Chapter Monthly Newsletter!
ADDY Sponsorship Information: February
2016 ADDY Sponsorship Information The
American Advertising Federation Omaha will be
hosting the Annual American Advertising
Awards-Nebraska on Saturday evening, February 20,
2016, at the Scottish Rite Building at 20th and
Douglas in Omaha. Created as an opportunity to
recognize and reward creative excellence in the
art of advertising...
Omaha Holiday Luncheon | December 8|
AAF Omaha for our Annual Holiday Luncheon &
Silent Auction on Tuesday, December 8, 2015. This
holiday season, AAF Omaha is supporting The
Coalition to Prevent Human Trafficking. The
Coalition to Prevent Human Trafficking was created
to raise awareness on human trafficking.
Meet the Pros | February 15 & 16|
Meet the Pros is a 2-day interactive experience to
give students insight into the world of
advertising, from finding a job to the latest
industry trends. The AAF Omaha sponsored event
features industry speakers, creative workshops,
portfolio and resume reviews, skill building and
Government Report: October 31, 2015Representative Paul
Ryan, R-Wisc., has been selected as the new Speaker of the
U.S. House of Representatives replacing former Rep. John
Boehner, R-Ohio, who has resigned from Congress. Read
Omaha Honors 2016 Ad Pro and Ad Rookie of the Year
WinnersAAF Omaha announced the winners for Ad Pro and Ad
Rookie of the Year. Kerry Heinrich and Amanda Olson were
recognized and honored for their respective nominations at AAF
Omaha’s BOOM! Roasted Awards Dinner on November 5th.
Poster Wins Print Advertising Award for Nebraska
LotteryOMAHA, Neb. (Nov. 2, 2015) A poster created by
SKAR Advertising promoting the “Summer 7s Giveaway” for the
Nebraska Lottery won a prestigious “Batchy” Award at the 2015
convention of the North American Association of State and
Provincial Lotteries (NASPL).
Scratch Our Backs - We'll Scratch Yours!Send an email to
Teri Hamburger, AAFO Executive Director, at email@example.com
with the name of a prospective AAF member, and not only will
you receive one of the dual function back-scratcher shoehorns
pictured above, your name will be entered into a drawing for a
$100 VISA® gift card!
Helps TBS Rebrand, Refocus and Reinvent ItselfDesign and
advertising firm Webster announced today that their logo
design work for cable network TBS has been officially launched
by the station.
Holiday Party Committee Needs Your HelpEach year, the
American Advertising Federation Omaha’s after hours committee
hosts a holiday party and silent auction to benefit a worthy,
local non-profit organization. This holiday season, AAF Omaha
is supporting The Coalition on Human Trafficking.
Spotlight: November 2015On October 14, Sheila O’Connor
was able to join in on the AAF Legislative conference call.
The call was organized by Clark Rector, Executive Vice
President-Government Affairs for the American Advertising
Federation. There were around 45 AAF members from across the
country on the line. Read
Case You Missed It: "Advertising sweat as ad blockers
proliferateIn case you missed it, see the below article
on what is happening that is affecting advertising and the
general economy. Read
Things You Didn't Know About David DorfmanI have been
working in the large-format printing business for over 25
years, specializing in providing graphics for the multi-unit,
retail segment. I recently accepted a position with Revolution
Wraps, here in Omaha, as the Director of Business Development,
tasked with growing the retail, event and environmental side
of the company’s business.
Promising Multicultural Students ProgramDon’t miss this
opportunity to meet and recruit from a pool of 50
top-performing multicultural college seniors who have been
selected by industry professionals as the ones to watch.