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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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AAF-KC Foundation Scholarship Winners chosen as AAF Most Promising Multicultural Student Award Winners

Posted on Oct. 31, 2014  /  AAF-KC News  /  

On Friday, October 31, AAF National announced that Anthony Tovar and Ebony Francis, both of the University of Missouri, were chosen as 2015 Most Promising Multicultural Students, along with 48 other students from across the country.

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Gas Can Speaker Recap

Posted on Sep. 8, 2014  /  AAF-KC News  /  

If you missed the Gas Can: AAF-KC Creative Conference 2014 event, or even if you were there and are desperate to relive the sessions that changed how you view your work, you are in luck.

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A Letter From Your AAF-KC President

Posted on Jul. 8, 2014  /  AAF-KC News  /  

I’d like to begin by thanking each of you for your support of our club over the past year. The 2013-14 year ended on June 30 and it was a tremendous year for AAF-KC; here are just some of the highlights...

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