American Advertising Federation

2015 American Advertising Awards Recap

The 2015 American Advertising Award winners were announced at the American Advertising Federation of Greenville’s (AAF Greenville) annual awards gala on February 28th. Approximately 200 guests came dressed in their finest 1950s attire for a retro themed cocktail party and awards presentation, which were held in downtown Greenville at the Certus Loft at Huguenot Mill. […]

Public Service: Julie Valentine Center Selected as 2014-2015 Beneficiary

The Julie Valentine Center has been selected as the AAF Greenville 2014-2015 public service initiative beneficiary. The Julie Valentine Center (JVC) is a nonprofit organization that provides free, confidential services to sexual assault and child abuse survivors and their families. In order to offer these services free of charge, they depend on the support and donations […]

Member Spotlight: Andrea Fuhrman

  Introducing AAFGVL’s Diversity Committee chair, Andrea Fuhrman! Andrea has been busy planning this year’s Minority High School Internship Program, which will be happening this summer. She is a graduate of University of South Carolina and was a graphic designer before moving into her current position as an account coordinator at Dealer Online Marketing.

Creative Fuel: January Recap

If your logo and tag line disappeared, would people still recognize your brand? That’s the key issue Steve Keller of iV Audio Branding addressed at our January Creative Fuel. Steve joined us from Nashville and shared his background in psychology, music and international advertising with us. If your missed our session, here are a few […]

Member Spotlight: Kelsey Johnson

Kelsey Johnson is AAF Greenville’s American Advertising Awards Chair. This is her first year on the board, but Kelsey has been working hard behind the scenes to make sure that entries, judging and this year’s gala all run smoothly like an old pro. If you have any questions about submitting your entries, please feel free to reach out […]

Now Accepting 2015 Silver Medal Award Nominations

Each year, AAF Greenville members are invited to nominate a deserving individual for the Silver Medal Award, the highest honor awarded by the American Advertising Federation’s (AAF) local clubs. The American Advertising Federation’s Silver Medal Award program was established in 1959 to recognize men and women who have made outstanding contributions to advertising, been active […]

Creative Fuel: October Recap

Christine Carrier, Senior VP of Affiliate Sales & Marketing for Starz Entertainment, was our guest speaker for October’s Creative Fuel. Starz is a leading global media and entertainment company that provides subscription video programming and has developed hit shows like Survivor’s Remorse, Outlander and DaVinci’s Demons. Christine is an expert in building strategic partnerships, digital media integration and […]

Member Spotlight: Nicole Viscome

This month, we’re shining the limelight on Nicole Viscome. Nicole started the year off as a first-time board member, serving as one our Twist co-chairs. She and Erin put together a great trivia night at the Mellow Mushroom earlier in October. Since then, she’s also stepped into the recently vacated role of treasurer. So in addition to […]