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2020 Journey Awards: Advertising Professional of the Year Ali Mahaffy

Posted on Jul. 16, 2020  /  Journey Awards  /  

This week, we’re celebrating our Kansas City visionaries virtually at the 2020 Journey Awards. Check out this video introducing Ali Mahaffy, our 2020 Journey Awards Advertising Professional of the Year, and read her full acceptance letter below.

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2020 Journey Awards: Creative Professional of the Year Brian Brooker

Posted on Jul. 15, 2020  /  Journey Awards  /  

This week, we’re celebrating our Kansas City visionaries virtually at the 2020 Journey Awards. Check out this video introducing Brian Brooker, our 2020 Journey Awards Creative Professional of the Year, and read his full acceptance letter below.

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2020 Journey Awards: Young Professional of the Year Kasi Yalon

Posted on Jul. 14, 2020  /  Journey Awards  /  

This week, we’re celebrating our Kansas City visionaries virtually at the 2020 Journey Awards. Check out this video introducing Kasi Yalon, our 2020 Journey Awards Young Professional of the Year, and read her full acceptance letter below.

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2020 Journey Awards: Introducing Trailblazer Roy Milton

Posted on Jul. 13, 2020  /  Journey Awards  /  

This week, we’re celebrating our Kansas City visionaries virtually at the 2020 Journey Awards. Check out this video introducing Roy Milton, our 2020 Journey Awards Trailblazer, and read his full acceptance letter below.

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Watch AAF-KC’s Juneteenth webinar recording

Posted on Jun. 22, 2020  /  

Five Black advertising professionals led our community through a discussion about how the advertising industry needs to change to be more inclusive and welcoming to BIPOC.

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600 Black Advertising Professionals Demand Meaningful Action From Leadership in Open Letter

Posted on Jun. 12, 2020  /  

The recent murders of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and Ahmaud Arbery have shocked the nation and brought millions of Americans to the streets in righteous protest. As loud as these protests are, it is impossible to overstate the pain...

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Anti-Racism Resource Guide

Posted on Jun. 10, 2020  /  

I realize that a lot of folks want to help but that some might not know how. So, I've gathered some resources below on activism and just further education each with a short description.

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Career Advice During COVID

Posted on Jun. 9, 2020  /  AAF-KC News  /  

Career Advice During COVID is a webinar designed for soon-to-be and newly graduated college students looking for advice on how to navigate a COVID-19 job market.

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Callahan Promotes Jan-Eric Anderson to President

Posted on May. 30, 2020  /  Corporate Member News  /  

Callahan, a brand strategy and digital marketing agency, has promoted Jan-Eric Anderson to President. Anderson, who previously held the title of Chief Strategy Officer, has been a key member of Callahan’s leadership team since 2014.

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SEO Takeaways From COVID-19

Posted on May. 28, 2020  /  Insights  /  

Alyssa Murfey from VMLY&R shares SEO takeaways to strengthen your search engine marketing strategy during the coronavirus and beyond.

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