Local Ads Win at District 3 American Advertising Awards

AAF-Coastal Carolinas is proud to announce that four winners from our local competition have taken home Silver ADDYs at the District 3 competition. Way to represent AAF-CC and the Grand Strand! Silver ADDY®: “Kuhn & Kuhn – Oops” by Adams Outdoor Advertising Silver ADDY®: “Sonic Straws” by Adams Outdoor Advertising Silver ADDY®: “Pandora October Ring […]

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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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Kickoff Recap and October Fun

Kickoff Recap We had a great kickoff to the season with a large turnout and an awesome speaker! Here are a few take-aways for you to remember: Speaker, Valentina Escobar-Gonzalez has graciously offered to answer any of your questions regarding her presentation. Here is how you can find her: Facebook | Linkedin | Pinterest | […]

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September Kick-Off Lunch and Learn

Engagement Marketing—how to personalize your marketing campaigns with open-ended customer conversations and how to use social media to enhance customer service Valentina Escobar-Gonzalez, MBA is an award winning young professional. She enjoys teaching her audience & clients the importance of implementing engagement marketing as a tool to increase the company’s visibility and profits. She assists […]

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New Year, New Look, New Vision!

This year, the Board of the AAF-CC are focusing our efforts on rebuilding this great club into a fabulous resource for all your marketing, advertising, public relations and graphic design needs. As part of the national American Advertising Federation and the “Small but Mighty” District 3, we proudly boast our Club of the Year achievements […]

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