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American Advertising Federation Membership (AAF)
When you join the Fresno Ad Fed, you also become a member of The American Advertising Federation (AAF). The AAF lobbies on your behalf against anti-advertising legislation and regulation, and helps to establish self-regulating standards. In addition, the AAF oversees the National Student Advertising Competition and the Most Promising Minority Students Program.
Membership.aaf.org is the exclusive online venue for FAF members to learn more about the industry, plus access beneficial documents and presentations that will help to enrich your career. The site features a growing library of contract and legal documents, job search tips, recorded webcasts, mosaic center surveys, a full Club and National event calendar and Club management information. Check it out!
Professional Development Events
Ad Club's monthly luncheons. often featuring nationally-recognized speakers, attract a wide range of industry professionals. Your regular participation in the luncheons offers you the chance to learn about the industry, and our social events help you network with fellow Ad Club members.
Web Site Directory
As a member, you'll be included in our Web Site Directory listing. Spotlight your company or talent by featuring your logo, links to your website, a company profile and email address.
The Jack Moody Community Action Team
Each year, Ad Club develops a marketing plan and creates a complete advertising campaign for a local nonprofit organization. Volunteers from all facets of the industry – creative, account services, production and media – donate their time and expertise to this worthwhile project.
The John Reed King Scholarship
Ad Club provides scholarships on an annual basis to area college and university students majoring in advertising, marketing and graphic arts. Locally, we have awarded more than $55,000 in scholarships to help train young advertising professionals. Learn More
Ad Club Honors
Ad Club gratefully honors individuals whose professional conduct and creative ability enable them to stand out among their peers. Annual honors include the Silver Medal Award for professional excellence; the J.U. Berry Award for industry service; and the Nancy Thielen Award for outstanding achievement by a young professional.
The Hall of Fame
Ad Club introduced the Central California Advertising Hall of Fame in 1996 to educate the community about notable individuals in the local advertising industry. Each year, the Ad Club inducts a special advertising colleague whose lifetime contributions have benefited the industry.