November Lunch & Learn

Stuart Butler Topic:   “The Mobile Tipping Point: Time to Think Mobile First” Bio: Stuart, a native of Kent, England, is a 15-year marketing veteran and the Chief Operating Officer at Fuel, a digital marketing firm specializing in the hotel industry. With a degree in Physics with Space Science and Systems, and a background as a […]

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October Lunch & Learn

Ramon Nieves-Lugo, MBA The Three C’s of Connecting with the Hispanic Market: Communication, Culture and Community It is very important for a marketing director, brand manager, or community relations director to understand the changing trends in their local or regional market. In the last decade, the Hispanic market, or community, has grown and influenced every […]

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September Luncheon Presentation

Find Your Flavor Here is the presentation material from Thursday September 17 Luncheon: Jose Castillo Presentation               Jose Castillo is a seriously spicy guy. A serial entrepreneur who has launched resources like GeekSouth, Will This Float, Will This Scale, and Startup Stories to help other entrepreneurs find their own […]

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SAVE THE DATE

Make sure to save the date for our next luncheon Thursday, September 17 at 11:30am. We will be making salsa with Jose Castillo while discussing how we can each find our own uniqueness to stand out in the marketing world. Reminders: Memberships are now due. For Renewals Click Here For New Membership Applications Click Here […]

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May Lunch & Learn

Big Ideas/Bold Creative Marketing non-profits like for-profits Non-profits can increase awareness, visitation, fund raising, and social/community buzz by not thinking and planning as traditional non-profits, but rather employing the same strategies and tactics as consumer product companies.The obstacle is not budget, but strategy and point of view.  I will take the audience through my process, […]

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April Lunch & Learn

Why is Your Name Upside Down? Our April speaker is David Oakley from BooneOakley agency. They are well known for their creative and brand development. David recently wrote a book called “Why Is Your Name Upside Down?”  Don’t do things that people will remember. Do things that people will never forget. Like eating a fishing […]

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March Lunch & Learn

Digital Trends & Best Practices Major advancements in digital marketing technologies have given us sophisticated tools triggering significant changes in the way we communicate with consumers as they advance through the sales cycle and aid in the complexity of the digital channel proliferation. The journey towards digital transformation entails harnessing its benefits while navigating through […]

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January Lunch & Learn

Crossroads of Innovation, Entrepreneurship & Advertising Ad Agency as entrepreneurs?  Fostering innovation through internal entrepreneurship?  Are you on the cutting edge or being left behind by the innovation trends of today? Come explore with our January Speaker Dan Roselli, Founder of Charlotte’s Innovation and Entrepreneurship Center – Packard Place.  Before Packard Place, Dan had served […]

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Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays from AAF-CC! There will be no Lunch and Learn this month as we celebrate the season with our families. Check your emails for upcoming news and events. AmAdAwards (formerly ADDYs) call for entries will be early January 2015. Date and details to be announced.

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Nov. Lunch & Learn: OOH 101

Adams Outdoor Advertising We keep it to the bare essentials, stripped, honest, with nothing to hide behind. We are always out there in plain sight. For both praise and criticism.  We are unavoidable.  Like the streaker at a sporting event. You can’t help but look Even if you told people you covered your eyes, you […]

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