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2014 Scholarship Application

Once again this year, AAF-Louisville will be awarding scholarships to college students who are juniors or seniors interested in a career in some aspect of advertising, PR, and/or marketing communication. The $2,500 Bud Ballard Scholarship is...

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Aaron Robinson and the AdFed Create Video For The de Paul School

As a part of the Louisville AdFed's public service initative, Phil Purcel and the Public Service committee created the video below to help promote The de Paul School. The de Paul School helps students with learning differences succeed both inside...

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40th Annual Louie Awards

Every year around this time the usual jockeying for recognition among Louisville marketing agencies is ratcheted up a notch. That’s because we are only weeks away from the 40th annual Louie Awards Gala on Friday, February 28, 2014, at the Seelbach...

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Tax Bill Threatens Advertising Industry

Every few years or so our representatives in Congress bring out a particular piece of legislation that impacts our industry directly. It has yet to pass. The basis of the legislation is that Congress wants to be able to fully tax advertising expenses...

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February 2014 Member News

First we'd like to welcome our new members listed below. If you see them at an event, be sure to say hi! We're glad to have them and we want them to know it...

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Donate to KMAC's Visual Communications Mobile Museum

AAF-Louisville is assisting the KY Museum of Art & Craft in developing a Mobile Museum for Visual Communications. KMAC’s Mobile Museum program provides suitcases for teachers that contain items and lesson plans around a certain theme...

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Darkhorse Creative Hosts Charity Motorbike Raffle

The Darkhorse Creative team has installed a 2-cycle motor on a vintage-inspired bicycle, gave it a retro paint job, and will be raffling it off in August, all proceeds to benefit Kosair Children’s Hospital. President Mike Minogue says, “We wanted to...

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John McCafferty elected Vice Chair of American Advertising Federation’s Council of Governors

John McCafferty, president of John McCafferty Advertising, has been elected vice chair of the American Advertising Federation’s (AAF) 2013-2014 Council of Governors. The election recently took place at the AAF National Conference in Phoenix, Arizona...

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Western Kentucky University’s Imagewest to Work in England Harlaxton Manor will receive marketing assistance

Imagewest, a student-run, revenue-generating, full-service advertising and public relations agency at Western Kentucky University, will be traveling to England this summer. They will spend four weeks working for Harlaxton Manor in Grantham...

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Government Relations AAF Opposes California Privacy Bill

The AAF and two sister associations have sent a letter to California Assemblymember Bonnie Lowenthal, D-Long Beach, expressing concern about her so-called “Right to Know Act.” The bill would require companies that collect personal information on...

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