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By joining AAF–Louisville, you also become a member of the American Advertising Federation’s national organization. AAF is 40,000+ members strong nationwide, which means somebody always knows somebody who knows somebody. Comforting, indeed, when you’re looking for anything from a job to new business. It also means there are benefits available to you on a national level, ranging from discounts on rental cars and shipping services to free whitepapers and webinars. You can find a full list of national benefits at www.aaf.org.

AAF–Louisville is one of the largest clubs in the national organization. By joining you’ll be part of a huge network of advertising agency professionals, freelancers, corporate marketers, and vendors. Our members enjoy discounts on our educational programs, events like Day at the Downs, ADDY Awards entries, free listings on our wildly popular Job Shop, and the opportunity to save on group medical insurance through our association-endorsed plan from Anthem.
 

Membership Benefits


PROFESSIONAL BENEFITS

  • Automatic membership in the American Advertising Federation (AAF) which represents all facets of the advertising industry, is headquartered in Washington, D.C., and acts as the Unifying Voice for Advertising.
  • Professional and personal interaction with local industry leaders through AAF-Louisville programs and events.

  • Benefits generated from the AAF’s participation in the industry’s only grassroots legislative network, providing an effective lobbying coalition that opposes taxes and restrictions on advertising.

  • Timely information on local and national advertising issues including government relations, public service, self-regulation and education.

  • Participation in a local, regional and national recognition program which honors excellence in advertising.

  • Professional development through AAF-Louisville programs and events.

  • Recognition and honor for industry accomplishments and contributions.

  • Participation in public service initiatives that directly impact the well-being of the community and enhance the public’s perception of the advertising industry.

  • Participation in programs that encourage high industry standards and elevate the consumers’ perception of the advertising industry.

FREE JOB POSTINGS ON THE AAF-LOUISVILLE JOB SHOP (Non-members must pay to post company job openings)

GROUP INSURANCE PROGRAM: AssuredPartners offers AAF-Louisville members and their companies the opportunity to save on group medical insurance through the association-endorsed plan from Anthem. Click here for more information.

 

Membership Rates


Corporate I

4,160per member

Up to 25 individual members included (additional members: $110 each)

Up to 30 Ad 2 (aged 21-32) members included

Choose one of the following options:
Two (2) tables at Fall Day OR
One (1) table at both Fall and Spring Day

Member rates for members and guests at all AAF-Louisville functions

Listing as corporate member on website

Priority seating at all AAF-Louisville functions, including Day at the Downs

All initiation fees waived

All transfer fees waived

Corporate II

1,190per member

Up to 10 individual members included (additional members: $110 each)

Up to 20 Ad 2 (aged 21-32) members included

Member rates for members and guests at all AAF-Louisville functions

Listing as corporate member on website

Priority seating at all AAF-Louisville functions, including Day at the Downs

All initiation fees waived

All transfer fees waived

Corporate III

450per member

Up to 4 individual members included (additional members: $110 each)

One additional Ad 2 (aged 21-32) member for ½ price ($45)

Member rates for members and guests at all AAF-Louisville functions

Listing as corporate member on website

Priority seating at all AAF-Louisville functions, including Day at the Downs

All initiation fees waived

All transfer fees waived

Individual

150per member

$150/year + $25 one-time initiation fee

Ad 2

90per member

Ad 2 Louisville (21-32 years old*)

*Date of birth required

Initiation fees waived

Educator

65per member

Educator (Full-time instructor, professor, or teacher from an accredited school who is teaching in advertising, marketing, communications, or public relations field)

Initiation fees waived

Student

40per member

Student (Full-time student from an accredited school who is pursuing a degree/career in advertising, marketing, communications, or public relations field)

Initiation fees waived