All I can say is this: it can't be easy.
We enlisted four of the finest judges we could find. Consummate creative professionals. Masters of their craft. We flew them to our beloved piece of the heartland from Boston, New York and San Francisco. We then locked them in a couple of studios for the weekend and told them their... Read more
It's done. Judged. Awarded. Decided on. Our esteemed panel of ADDY judges has made thier choices and all that's left is the party. It is officially time to get your registration on for the 2013 AAF-KC ADDY Awards, held at the historic Midland Theatre by AMC in downtown Kansas City. The evening will begin with a VIP... Read more
Cross your fingers, find that four-leaf clover and rub that rabbit's foot because ADDY judging weekend is here. At a super secret downtown location, 4 distinguished ad industry judges will be pouring over one of the largest ADDY participations in the nation to decide who has the stuff. On February 16, 2013, you'll find... Read more
The 2013 AAF-KC ADDY Awards will be held on February 16, 2013, again at the historic Midland Theatre by AMC in downtown Kansas City. The evening will begin with a VIP party before the gallery viewing and awards show begins.
ADDY Judging Weekend is January 18-20, 2013
The 2013 AAF-KC ADDY Awards is... Read more
Three Days Until the Student ADDY Entry Deadline!
Now that all the professional entries are in and being processed, this Friday, January 11 is the FINAL student entry deadline for the 2013 AAF-KC ADDY Awards. Entries will be accepted from 9 AM through 5 PM at the AAF-KC office (1722 Main Street, KCMO 64108). Cost for members... Read more
The National ADDY Awards were held this past Tuesday and while the results haven't been officially provided to us yet, it appears that the ADDY 2012 website has been updated with the big winners.
After a quick review, it appears that HUGE congratulations are in order for our friends at C3 and Sullivan Higdon & Sink for... Read more
While the general results for the District 9 ADDYs were released last week, we recently received word regarding the four Special Judge's Citations -- and Kansas City creatives took home two of them! Given that over 650 entries were judged, this is quite a feat for our Kansas City creative community.
2012 District 9 ADDYs:... Read more
The results are in and Kansas City enjoyed another big year at the annual AAF District 9 ADDY Awards!
The AAF's District 9 consists of AAF-KC, AAF St. Louis, Tri-State Advertising and Marketing Professionals (Cape Girardeau/Paducah/Harrisburg), Joplin Area Advertising Federation, Mid-Missouri Advertising Federation,... Read more
As the 2012 Kansas City ADDY Awards fade in our collective memory -- and perhaps faded a little faster for some compared to others that night -- we wanted to give everyone the opportunity to relive the comaraderie and commendations. More photos to come but in the meantime, enjoy!
Are you ready for the largest annual advertising awards show in Kansas City? That's right -- the ADDYs are tomorrow night and it's sure to be another fantastic night celebrating the extraordinary creativity of our local advertising and marketing community. With over 600 attendees already registered for this annual gala... Read more