Join us on Thursday, March 9 at The University Club as we welcome Dr. Shelley Stewart, founder of o2ideas as well as the founder and president of the Mattie C. Stewart Foundation. RSVP Now! Shelley Stewart of Birmingham, Alabama overcame impoverished beginnings and family tragedies as a child to eventually become one of Birmingham’s best-known
Students studying Advertising, Graphic Design, Marketing and Public Relations can now apply for the 2017 Dr. Bruce Roche Alabama Advertising Education Foundation Scholarship! The deadline to apply for the $2,000 scholarship is March 1, 2017. Click here to download the application.
It’s that time! The AAA’s will be Thursday, February 23rd. Click here to order your tickets to the American Advertising Awards now! Cocktails start at 6:00 p.m. with dinner at 6:30 p.m. The awards presentation will start at 7:00 p.m.
Congratulations to De’Ja Stevens, recipient of the Mom ’N’ I Publishing/American Advertising Federation Tuscaloosa Diversity Scholarship. Pictured left to right are AAFT Diversity Committee Chairperson Tasha Washington, NaTa’sha Black, De’Ja, Mom ’N’ I Publishing, LLC co-owner Mary Sood and AAFT President Tabitha Bostick. AAFT Diversity Committee members include Washington, Black, Sood, Bostick, Patricia Cade, Kokeithia
AAF Tuscaloosa and PRCA of West Alabama welcomed Josh Loebner, the Director of Strategy for Knoxville-based advertising agency Designsensory in October. He is the author of the blog, advertisinganddisability.com and is a noted speaker and resource for journalists and industry leaders, most recently featured as an industry expert in New Mobility magazine’s cover story on advertising