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Ad Wars 2016 - It's Anything But Trivial!

Posted on May. 12, 2016  /  

Beer. Trivia. Intrigue. And no dumbed-down questions. Are you ready to go head-to-head with the sharpest minds in KC advertising? The stakes may be high, but the rewards are even higher — a hard-fought win will keep your reflexes nimble and your name...

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2016 AAA Opening Video - Watch It Again (or for the first time)

Posted on Feb. 22, 2016  /  American Advertising Awards  /  

Watch this year's opening video from the American Advertising Awards show, produced by BicMedia. True Admericans will want to watch this video over and over again.

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AAF-KC Makes $5,000 Donation to Its Foundation

Posted on Jan. 7, 2016  /  AAF-KC News  /  

Since the Foundation's creation, AAF-KC has made regular contributions to the Foundation. Thanks to a very successful 2014-15 fiscal year, a $5,000 contribution was given to the Foundation during Q4 2015.

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Spark KC: Advertising’s Career Conference

Posted on Nov. 8, 2015  /  

Calling all aspiring designers, copywriters, media planners, strategists, account service peeps, and more! Whether you’re three years - or three months - away from graduating, it’s time to start preparing for your career...

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End of Year Letter From Our President

Posted on Jun. 30, 2015  /  AAF-KC News  /  

Today is the final day of our 2014-15 fiscal year and with the start of a new year comes new leadership for our organization. It has been my distinct honor to serve as president of this 113-year-old organization for the past two years, and...

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Seven Local Companies Take Home National ADDY Awards

Posted on Jun. 14, 2015  /  American Advertising Awards  /  

The National American Advertising Awards in Las Vegas is over and the winners have been announced. It isn't a surprise to any of us, but KC had a great showing! Congrats VML, Whiskey Design, BicMedia, Bazillion, Ocean & Sea, Hallmark, and Design Ranch!

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2015 AAF-KC, Ad2, and Art+Copy Board Election Results Are In!

Posted on Jun. 3, 2015  /  AAF-KC News, Ad 2 KC News  /  

Congratulations to our newly nominated AAF-KC Board of Director members and Art+Copy Club and Ad2 Council Members!

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Congratulations to the 2015 District 9 AAA winners!

Posted on Apr. 5, 2015  /  American Advertising Awards  /  

The Kansas City advertising scene faired quite well at the District 9 American Advertising Awards, including multiple Silver, Gold, and Best Of's! Congratulations are in order for all of our professional and student entrants and winners.

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